Volume/Folder: Philadelphia, cradle of liberty

If you would like to purchase this image, please contact RNR@hsp.org

Bookmark and Share
Record Number: 10594
Call number: UPA/Pam F 158.5.P484 1945
Relates to: United Nations
Address: Philadelphia, PA
Date of Original: 1945
Original Format: Printed Matter
Image description: Informational booklet published by the Citizens Committee to Make Philadelphia the Permanent Headquarters of the United Nations. Includes letter addressed to the representatives of the United Nations Organization, presenting reasons for the establishment in Philadelphia of the headquarters of that organization. To this end, the booklet provides details on Philadelphia's historic and spiritual heritage, as well as labor supply, climate, and proposed sites for the United Nations headquarters in Center City and Chestnut Hill.