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Ambassador Hossein Ala' (1882–1964), Delegate from Iran to t ... Image 1

Ambassador Hossein Ala' (1882–1964), Delegate from Iran to the United Nations and Ambassador to the United States

Date
1946
Medium
Black and white conté on black paper
Credit Line
Gift of Robert McLean, 1980
Dimensions
13 x 10 1/8 in.

Description & Inscriptions

Hossein Ala' was the Iranian Ambassador to the UN and to the US (1946-50). He spoke before the UN Security Council in March, 1946, on the threat of Soviet aggression toward Iran at that time.

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