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The San Francisco Conference, 25 April-26 June 1945
The San Francisco Conference, 25 April-26 June 1945

Preamble to UN Charter by Laurence Olivier

British actor Sir Laurence Olivier reads the Preamble to the Charter of the United Nations. The Charter was signed at the San Francisco Conference on 26 June 1945. Music by American composer Aaron Copland. [Production date unknown.]
Language: English
Eleanor Roosevelt holding a Declaration of Human Rights poster
Eleanor Roosevelt holding a Declaration of Human Rights poster

Declaration of Human Rights by Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt reads the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Language: English
Nelson and Winnie Mandela with Secretary-General Perez de Cuellar
Nelson and Winnie Mandela with Secretary-General Perez de Cuellar

Ceremony Naming Nelson and Winnie Mandela's Corner in New York

This ceremony honors Nelson and Winnie Mandela and the fight against the Apartheid regime in South Africa.
Language: English
Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu Addresses UN Special Committee

Nobel Peace Prize Archbishop Desmond Tutu denounces the Apartheid regime in South Africa in this speech before the Special Political Committee.
Language: English