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Photo of Dr. Ralph J. Bunche with another representative at the first session of the United Nations General Assembly on January 10, 1946.

Bunche as one of the American representatives at the first session of the United Nations General Assembly on January 10, 1946 in London. Two years prior, Bunche was part of the conference at Dumbarton Oaks in Washington, D.C. that laid the groundwork for the draft UN Charter.

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