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U Thant

U Thant appears in the following:

Eleanor Roosevelt Memorial

Wednesday, November 13, 1963

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Adlai Stevenson opens the presentation. He admits that the Eleanor Roosevelt foundation has not come as far as they had hoped on the first anniversary of her death.

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United Nations Day Concert

Thursday, October 24, 1963

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

18th Anniversary of the founding of the United Nations.

English speaking announcer notes the planned events, followed by a French translation.

The English speaking announcer ...

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Alastair Cooke Interviews U Thant

Monday, April 23, 1962

Alastair Cooke interviews U Thant, Secretary General, U.N. about Burma, his life, philosophy and the U.N.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 150269
Municipal archives id: LT9453

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Press Conference, Mayor John Lindsay with U Thant

Monday, January 01, 1900

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Recorded in the Blue Room at City Hall, Mayor John V. Lindsay and U Thant, Secretary-General of the United Nations, receive the press after a private luncheon. Lindsay notes that this is not a formal ...

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