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United Nations


Larry Silver, Children on United Nations Construction Pile, 1951. Gelatin silver print. Gift of William and Jeryl Silverstein, Collection of the New-York Historical Society, 90405d.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group