The San Francisco Conference: Secretariat

Title

The San Francisco Conference: Secretariat

Subject

"Dry Run" for Documents Office of Plenary Session - before the opening of the Conference, 20 April 1945.

Description

Delegates of fifty nations met at San Francisco between April 25 and June 26, 1945. Working on the Dumbarton Oaks proposals, the Yalta Agreement, and amendments proposed by various Governments, the Conference agreed upon the Charter of the United Nations and the Statute of the New International Court of Justice. The Charter was passed unanimously and signed by all the representatives. It came into force on October 24, 1945, when China, France, the USSR, the United Kingdom, and the United States and a majority of the other signatories had filed their instruments of ratification.

Creator

United Nations Photo

Source

https://www.flickr.com/photos/un_photo/3450038737/in/album-72157616945763028/

Publisher

Flickr

Date

20/Apr/1945. San Francisco, United States. UN Photo/Lundquist.

Rights

Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Format

jpg

Type

Photo

Files

3450038737_85fd3bf64a_o.jpg

Citation

United Nations Photo, “The San Francisco Conference: Secretariat,” Exhibits, accessed July 26, 2017, https://exhibits.library.utoronto.ca/items/show/2914.