A Thanksgiving for the Fortieth Anniversary of the United Nations from the People of the United States of America

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Brochure describing a mosaic gifted from the United States to the United Nations (UN) to celebrate the UN's fortieth anniversary. It provides background on the artist Norman Rockwell and his painting, "The Golden Rule," and about the creation of the mosaic artwork version to be installed at the UN. There is also information about the history of the UN and about Thanks-Giving Square in Dallas, which provided funding for the project.

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[7] p. : ill. ; 30 x 46 cm., folded to 30 x 23 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1985.

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Brochure describing a mosaic gifted from the United States to the United Nations (UN) to celebrate the UN's fortieth anniversary. It provides background on the artist Norman Rockwell and his painting, "The Golden Rule," and about the creation of the mosaic artwork version to be installed at the UN. There is also information about the history of the UN and about Thanks-Giving Square in Dallas, which provided funding for the project.

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[7] p. : ill. ; 30 x 46 cm., folded to 30 x 23 cm.

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A Thanksgiving for the Fortieth Anniversary of the United Nations from the People of the United States of America, pamphlet, 1985; Dallas, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1196705/: accessed June 16, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Thanks-Giving Foundation.

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