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Catalog Number 2009.066.113
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Dr. Ralph Bunche Visits U.N. Emergency Force
Description 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. Darcy Lazaro, Commanding Officer of the Battalion.
Date 1962
People Bunche, Ralph J.
Studio United Nations
Copyright While photographs are freely reproducible except for advertising purposes, they are distributed with the understanding that they are to be used in UN context only.
Print size 8" x 10"
Dimension Details Image is 7.5" x 7.5"
Collection African American History
Search Terms Diplomats
United Nations