International Health Conference: 1st and 18th Plenary Meetings

International Health Conference: 1st and 18th Plenary Meetings
ENGLISH 01-Jun-1946
Opening of the conference of the 1st and 18th Plenary Meetings and the signing of the WHO Charter.
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1st Plenary Meeting – 19 June – Comp. (RCA Sound Poor)
1 ms James Winant (U.S.) reading message from
mcu U.S. President Harry Truman. U.N. Secretary General Trygve Lie and Ramaswami Mudaliar (India, President of Economic and Social Council) beside him at presiding table. 209 209
2 ls Lie welcoming delegates.
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3 ms Mudaliar speaking. 652 125
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4 mcu Several shots of various delegates listening (high angle rear view shots). 700 48

18th Plenary Meeting – 22 July – Silent Coverage
-- Silent informal shots of delegates before opening of meeting. Among delegates: Melville Mackenzie (UK), Levko Ivanovich Medved (Ukraine), Andrija Stampar (Yugoslavia), John B. West (Liberia), Joseph N. Togba (Liberia), Frank G. Boudreau (U.S.), Louis B. Williams (U.S.), Cheruvari Kottieth Lakshmanan (India), Major C. Mani (India), Aly Tewfik Choucha Pacha (Egypt), Taha Elsayed Nasr Bey (Egypt), Yves M. Biraud (France), Lev Vasilievitch Gromashevsky (USSR), Fedor Grigorievitch Krotkov (USSR), Gilchist (USA), unidentified Chinese delegates. Also shot of women from Mayor’s Health Commission (New York City).
-- Various delegates signing World Health Organization (W.H.O.) Charter. 1015 315
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UN Photo
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MOT, Producer
Physical Format
35mm
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Black and White
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Asset ID
897964