SIMONE VEIL (1927-2017), typed letter signed and handwritten business card.
Letter with envelope addressed to Mr A. Touche, president of the “Académie Internationale de Recherches Scientifiques et Artistiques”, Neuilly Sur Seine, dated 9 May 1976, in French. The letterhead reads: ‘Le ministre de la santé’. The business is handwritten in French, with printed letterhead ‘Simone Veil. Ministre de la santé et de la Securité Sociale’. Provenance: Private collection, South of France Simone Veil was a French magistrate and stateswoman, minister of health in the governments of prime ministers Jacques Chirac and Raymond Barre.