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us: Anslinger, H. J. (Harry Jacob), 1892-1975


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  • Fuller Name

    • Harry Jacob
  • Variants

    • us: Anslinger, Harry Jacob, 1892-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18920520
    • Death Date

        19751114
    • Birth Place

        Altoona, Pa.
    • Death Place

        Altoona, Pa.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Bureau of Prohibition
        • Affiliation Start: 1929
        • Affiliation End: 1930
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Bureau of Narcotics
        • Affiliation Start: 19300812
        • Affiliation End: 1962-05
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United Nations. Narcotics Commission
        • Affiliation Start: 1962
        • Affiliation End: 1963
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Anslinger, Harry Jacob, 1892-Anslinger, Harry Jacob,1892-
  • Sources

    • found: His The traffic in narcotics, 1953.
    • found: McWilliams, J.C. The protectors, c1989: CIP t.p. (Harry J. Anslinger) introd. (d. 1975)
    • found: NLM files, 6/10/91 (hdg.: Anslinger, H. J. (Harry Jacob), 1892-; usage: H.J. Anslinger; Harry J. Anslinger)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 12, 2013 (Harry J. Anslinger; Harry Jacob Anslinger; born May 20, 1892 in Altoona, Pennsylvania; died November 14, 1975 in Altoona, Pennsylvania; held office as the Assistant Prohibition Commissioner in the Bureau of Prohibition (1929-1930), before being appointed as the first Commissioner of the U.S. Treasury Department's Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN) on August 12, 1930; Anslinger held office an unprecedented 32 years in his role as Commissioner until May 1962; he then held office two years as U.S. Representative to the United Nations Narcotics Commission (1962-1963); the responsibilities once held by Anslinger are now largely under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Office of National Drug Control Policy)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-10-27: new
    • 2013-07-13: revised
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