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Image of 1966.273.016 - Certificate

1966.273.016 - Certificate

Certificate appointing Charles H. Mahoney a Representative of the United States in the United Nations, signed by President Dwight Eisenhower and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles and affixed with the white seal of the President of the United States. The text of the certificate is as follows: "Dwight D. Eisenhower President of the United States of America To all who shall see these presents, Greeting: Know Ye, that reposing special trust and confidence in the Integrity and Ability of Charles H. Mahoney, of Michigan, I have nominated, and, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint him a Representative of the United States of America to the Ninth Session of t

Image of 2013.103.196 - Print, Photographic

2013.103.196 - Print, Photographic

Print of a sepia-toned wire photo of Robert B. Evans at right presenting a trophy to England's Donald Campbell. Mrs. Robert Evans is at the left. Photo is captioned along the right margin: "London, England, August 22-An Honor for Campbell-Mrs. Robert Evans looks at silver model of U.N. Secretariat building presented to water speedster Donald Campbell, center, in London, today. Her husband, Robert, watches. Evans made presentation on behalf of Yachtsmen's Association of America. (Special to the Detroit Bureau for Wide World Photos For Distribution to Detroit Newspapers."

Image of 2014.003.901 - Poster

2014.003.901 - Poster

United Nations Day poster with the message, "PEACE Takes Practice." The poster has black, white, and blue text as well as a black and white photographic image the United Nations assembly room. Additional printed text along the bottom of the poster shows, "The United Nations, Toward World Progress, International Cooperation - Economic and Social Advancement - Human Rights, United Nations Day - October 24th." Small printed text along the lower edge shows "U.S. Department of State Publication 3240" and "G.P.O.: 1948 : 799270."

Image of 1982.144.633 - Print, Photographic

1982.144.633 - Print, Photographic

Print. Black and white photographic print of a window display featuring the United Nations at The J.L. Hudson Company Department Store. Flags from countries whom are members of the United Nations ornament the background of the display. Posters advertising the U.N. are featuring the foreground. Signage adjacent to the American flag in the central foreground of the display reads, "WE THE PEOPLE OF THE UNITED NATIONS DETERMINED to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war, which twice in our lifetime has brought untold sorry to mankind, and to reaffirm With in fundamental human rights, in the dignity and work of the human person, in the equal rights of men and women, and of nations lar

Image of 2009.066.113 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.113 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of Dr. Ralph Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, reviewing an honor guard of Brazilian troops of the United Nations Emergency Force in the Gaza Strip and Sinai Peninsula. A typewritten caption on the verso reads: (FSUM:VUN) Dr. Ralph Bunche Visits U.N. Emergency Force UN 75995 Gaza, 22-25 June 1962 Dr. Ralph Bunche, UN Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, paid a four day visit to the United Nations Emergency Force in the Gaza Strip and Sinai Peninsula. Here, Dr. Bunch is seen inspecting the Guard of Honor, upon his arrival at the Brazilian Battalion Headquarters camp at Rafah. To the right of Dr. Bunch is Lt. Col.

Image of 2009.066.114 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.114 - Print, Photographic

Black and white informal group portrait photograph of Apollo 8 astronauts Lieutenant Colonel William Anders, Captain James Lovell, and Colonel Frank Borman with United Nations Secretary-General U Thant, and Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs Dr. Ralph Bunche taken on January 10, 1969 at the United Nations Headquarters. A typewritten caption on the verso reads: (VIS:USA:69*) Apollo 8 Astronauts Visit United Nations Headquarters UN 107,743 United Nations, New York, 10 January 1969 At the invitation of the Secretary-General U Thant, the three Apollo 8 astronauts, the first circumnavigators of the moon, Colonel Frank Borman, Captain James Lovell and Lieutenant Colonel Wil

Image of 2009.066.120 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.120 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Dr. Ralph Bunche, Acting United Nations Mediator for Palestine meeting with General Åge Lundström, Chief Military Observer, in Haifa in 1948. A caption is typewritten on the verso: Acting UN Mediator in Palestine UN 16307 - Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, center, acting U.N. Mediator for Palestine, in conference with Gen. A. Lundström, right, Chief Military Observer. Haifa, 1948. LM.

Image of 2009.066.115 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.115 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs Ralph Bunche, examining a chart on the field in Trypimeni, Cyprus with Brigadier M.N. Harbottle, Chief of Staff of the United Nations Peace-Keeping Force in Cyprus. A typewritten caption on the verso reads: (FCYP:VUN) Under-Secretary Bunche Visits UNFICYP UN 94753 Nicosia, Cyprus, July 1966 As part of a tour of UN operations in the Near East undertaken at the direction of Secretary-General U Thant, Ralph J. Bunche, Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, visited the headquarters of the United Nations Peace-Keeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) here this month for the purpose of reviewing vario

Image of 2009.066.116 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.116 - Print, Photographic

Black and white people of Ralph J. Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs meeting with residents of Ktima, Cyprus during a tour of the region. Several members of the United Nations Peace-Keeping Force in Cyprus accompany him. A typewritten caption on the verso reads: (FCYP:VUN) Ralph J. Bunche Visits Cyprus UN 64503 Ktima, Cyprus, 9 April 1964 Ralph J. Bunche, Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, visited Cyprus in the course of routine visits to Gaza, Cyprus and Kashmir to study the problems and needs of the United Nations truce supervision and peace force operations in these areas. The missions include the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF)

Image of 2009.066.117 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.117 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Dr. Ralph Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, visiting a wounded Canadian trooper in a United Nations Emergency Forces hospital in Rafah, in the Gaza Strip on April 24, 1959. A typewritten caption is on the verso: (FSUN:VUN) UN Under-Secretary Ralph Bunche Visits UNSF in Gaza Strip UN 61250 Rafah 24 April 1959 Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, UN Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, currently on an informal tour of UN Emergency Force installations, today visited administrative units located at the UNEF maintenance area in Rafah, southern end of the Gaza Strip. Here, at the UNEF hospital in Rafah run by a Norwegian medical company,

Image of 2009.066.118 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.118 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of United Nations Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold taking a photo of salvage operations to clear the blockade of the Suez Canal, on March 25, 1957. Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs Ralph J. Bunche stands to the left of Hammarskjold. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (SG2:TRIP:57*) Salvage Work in the Suez Canal UN 56170 Egypt 25 March 1957 This picture is part of a series taken during the salvage operations in the Suez Canal, which has been shut down since hostilities began in Egypt late in October 1956. The United Nations salvage fleet, consisting of Dutch, Danish, Belgian, Swedish, German, Italian, and Yugoslav ships, began its clearance opera

Image of 2009.066.119 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.119 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, meeting with Archbishop Makarios III, president of the Republic of Cyprus, during a tour of the region in 1964. A caption is faintly typewritten on the verso: (FCYP:[?]) Ralph J. Bunche Confers with President Makarios UN [?]4460 Nicosia, Cyprus, 8 April 1964 Ralph J. Bunch, Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs met with President Makarios on [?] April 1964, during his visit to Cyprus. Mr. Bunche visited Cyprus in the course of a routine visit to study the problems and needs of the United Nations truce supervision and peace force operations in Gaza, Cyprus and Kashmir on

Image of 2009.066.121 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.121 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of a meeting between Francis Sayre, Trusteeship Council President; Andrew Cordier, Executive Assistant to the UN Secretary-General; and Ralph J. Bunche, Director, Division of Trusteeship on April 27, 1948, concerning the French resolution for protection of Holy Places in Jerusalem during the 1948 Palestine War. A caption is typewritten on the verso: Trusteeship Council Discusses Protection of Holy Places in Jerusalem UN 10577 - United Nation, New York, 27 April 1948 Seen here in discussion before today's Trusteeship Council meeting in which the French resolution for protection of Holy Places in Jerusalem is to be discussed, from left to right are: Francis B. Sayre

Image of 2009.066.122 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.122 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of United Nations Acting Mediator Dr. Ralph J. Bunche signing the General Armistice Agreement between Egypt and Israel on February 24, 1949. A caption is typewritten on the verso: Egyptian-Israel Armistice Agreement Signed UN 20336 Isle of Rhodes, 24 February 1949 The United Nations Acting Mediator, Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, signs the General Armistice Agreement between the Egyptian and Israeli Governments. At right is his political advisor Henri Vigier. The agreement was concluded after several weeks of negotiations under the chairmanship of the UN Acting Mediator. Hotel des Roses, the Isle of Rhodes.

Image of 2009.066.123 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.123 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Poltical Affairs Dr. Ralph J. Bunche shaking hands with Robert F. Kennedy, the United State Attourney General, as United Nations Secretary-General U Thant looks on. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (VIS:USA:64*) Attourney General Robert F. Kennedy Meets with United Nations Secretary-General U Thant UN 83493 United Nations, New York 28 January 1964 United State Attourney General Robert F. Kennedy (left), is seen shaking hands with Dr. Ralph Bunche, Under-Secretary for Special Poltical Affairs, during his meeting with Secretary-General U Thant (center), at United Nations Headquarters today. Mr. Kennedy has just re

Image of 2009.066.124 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.124 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of United States ambassador to the United Nations James Russell Wiggins, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs Ralph J. Bunche, President-elect Richard Nixon; and United Nations Secretary-General U Thant posed during a visit by Nixon to the United Nations Headquarters on December 17, 1968. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (VIS:USA:68*) President-Elect Richard M. Nixon Makes an Informal Visit to UN HQ UN 107,550 United Nations, New York, 17 December 1968 President-elect Richard M. Nixon made an informal visit ot the United Nations this afternoon. The President-elected was accompanied by Sevretary of State-designate William Rogers

Image of 2009.066.125 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.125 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, meeting with members of the Mouvement National Congolais aboard an airplane en route to a negotiation with President Moise Tshombe of the breakaway province of Katanga, on December 19, 1961. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (FCON:SGR) En Route to Talks at Kitona Base (Congo) UN 73256 - Congo (LeopoIdville), 19 Dec. 1961 Dr. Ralph J. Bunche (r.), UN Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, discussing a document with members of Premier Adoula's party aboard the aircraft taking them from Leopoldville to the U.N. Force's Base at Kitona for talks with President Tahombe, of

Image of 2009.066.126 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.126 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of United Nations Secretary-General U Thant seated beside United under secretary for Special Political Affairs Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, in discussion of a document. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (SGA:MISC) UN Secretary-General Discusses Situation in the Congo UN 79010 United Nations, New York, 11 January 1963 United Nations Secretary-General U Thant (left) is seen here discussing a document with Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, UN Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs. Dr. Bunche, has just returned from a short visit to the Congo, where he consulted with the Officer-in-Charge and the Commander of the U.N. Force on a number of political, military and administrati

Image of 2009.066.127 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.127 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Dr. Ralph Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, talking with Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold during the 10th General Assembly of the United Nations on October 13, 1955. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (SG2:MISC) 10th U.N. General Assembly: United Nations Officials UN 47325 - United Nations, N.Y., 13 Oct. 1955 U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold (left) and Mr. Ralph Bunche, Under-Secretary, having an informal talk while on their way to a meeting of the Assembly's 1st (Political) Committee.

Image of 2009.066.128 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.128 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs Ralph J. Bunche, greeting President John F. Kennedy shortly after the president's arrival to the United Nations General Assembly on September 25, 1961. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (VIS:USA:61*) President John F. Kennedy Addresses the U.N. General Assembly UN 71751 United Nations, New York, 25 September 1961 The United Nations General Assembly, now holding its 16th session today heard a statement by President John F. Kennedy of the United States. President Kennedy (left) being greeted shortly after his arrival by Mr. Ralph J. Bunche, U.N. Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs.

Image of 2009.066.129 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.129 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, posed beside Emma Belle Sweet, his former teacher from Albuquerque, New Mexico, whom he, as Golden Key Citizen of the Year, has chosen to honor has his most influential teacher. The photo is dated February 25, 1962. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (SECT:PER:USEC:POR*) U.N. Under-Secretary Ralph Bunche and his Former Teacher UN 73831 - United Nations, N.Y., 15 February 1962. Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, and Miss Emma Belle Sweet, his former teacher from Albuquerque, New Mexico, photographed at a reception held earl

Image of 2009.066.132 - Print, Photographic

2009.066.132 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, United Nations Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, posed with two children in the desert near the United Nations Emergency Force camp at El Quseima in the Gaza Strip, dated June 24, 1962. A caption is typewritten on the verso: (FSUN:VUN) U.N. Under-Secretary Ralph J. Bunche Visits UNEF UN 75759 - El Quseima (Gaza), 24 June 1962 Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, UN Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, who arrived in Gaza on 22 June for a four-day visit to the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), is seen here with two youngsters in the El Quseima area earlier today. The occasion was a visit by Dr. Bunche to the Yugoslav Recce Bn. s

Image of 2013.048.090 - Print, Photographic

2013.048.090 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Charles Mahoney on a graduation stage wearing robes, but no hat, recieving an honorary degree from Ohio's Central State College. Men in caps and gowns stand on each side of him. "News Bureau, Central State College, Wilberforce, Ohio," is stamped on the verso.

Image of 2013.048.091 - Print, Photographic

2013.048.091 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of Charles H. Mahoney and Tuskegee Airman Arthur Price, posing with a U.S. Treasury Award embroiderd with "Charles H. Mahoney For Distinguished Service, United States Treasury," along with the image of a silouetted minuteman. "Charles H. Mahoney showing flag (award of [...]. Service to Arthur Price, former captain of the 332 U.S. Air Force in Italy," is handwritten on the verso.