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Catalog Number 2009.066.119
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description 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:

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 instructions from the Secretary-General. The missions include the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), the United Nations Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), and the United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP).
Dr. Ralph J. Bunche (left), Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs, conferring with Archbishop Makarios (right), President of the Republic of Cyprus, in the Presidential Palace in Nicosia.
Date 1964
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 10" x 8"
Collection African American History
Search Terms United Nations