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Alderman Library Exhibits

Format
Online; Still Image
Type
Black-and-White Photographs
Date Created
1965-06-24
Description
From excerpt on photo: Twentieth Anniversary --- On June 26, 1945, the United Nations Charter was signed in San Francisco. Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., secretary of state and chairman of the United States delegation, signed for this country as President Harry S. Truman (left) and other members of the delgation looked on. The next day President Truman appointed Stettinius the first United States representative to the new international organization. From 1946 to 1949, Stettinius was Rector of the University of Virginia, where selections from his papers are currently on exhibit.
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints09662
MSS 9248-d
Call Number
RG-30/1/10.011
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