Volume/Folder: Philadelphia, cradle of liberty: a pictorial introduction of "The City of Brotherly Love" to the delegates of the United Nations Conference on International Organization

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Record Number: 10595
Call number: UPA/Pam F 158.37.P485 1945
Relates to: United Nations
Address: Philadelphia PA
Date of View: 1945
View Format: Printed Matter
Image description: Illustrated booklet published by the Citizens Committee of the City of Philadelphia in support of Philadelphia's bid to become the permanent home of the United Nations headquarters.  The booklet offers a pictorial introduction of "The City of Brotherly Love" to the Delegates of the United Nations Conference on International Organization through photographs of notable Philadelphia sites and scenes, including Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, Temple University, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and Fairmount Park.  Includes testimonials in support of the bid and an invitation to the delegates of the United Nations to "establish here in this City of Brotherly Love The Permanent Headquarters of The United Nations Organization as the Peace Capital of The World."