Violet Oakley, Haiti - Delegate from Haiti - Addressing the Assembly, October 24, 1946, United Nations Series

Violet Oakley: Haiti - Delegate from Haiti - Addressing the Assembly, October 24, 1946, United Nations Series (1946) Black and white conté on brown paper
Title
Haiti - Delegate from Haiti - Addressing the Assembly, October 24, 1946, United Nations Series
Date
1946
Medium
Black and white conté on brown paper
Credit Line
Gift of Robert McClean, 1980
Dimensions
12" x 8 7/8"

At the Assembly of the United Nations last Thursday, to me the most beautiful speech, in rich, sonorous French, burning, brilliant, poetic, and astonishingly brief was delivered by the Delegate from Haiti of pure and should I say unmixed African blood.              

-Violet Oakley, 1946

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