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Pearl S. Buck at Anniversary Dinner

IDNO:
027196
Title:
Pearl S. Buck at Anniversary Dinner
Date:
1942/12/10
Description:
'Nobel Prize Winners at Anniversary Dinner: Sigrid Undset(Left), Nobel Prize winner in Literature for 1928; and Pearl Buck, winner of 1938, meet for a chat before the Nobel Anniversary Dinner held Dec. 10 in New York City, held by the common council for American Unity. The Anniversary Dinner in the U.S. this year was given in lieu of the annual awards made in Oslo and Stockholm, but which were interrupted by the war. Pearl Buck said that unless a "Miracle" occurs another war might develop after the present struggle to save freedom for the world. There were 26 other Nobel Prize winners at the dinner.'
Topical Subjects:
Portraits--Buck, Pearl (Mrs. Walsh)., Nobel Prizes., Nobel Prize winners.
Personal Names:
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973., Undset, Sigrid, 1882-1949.
Medium:
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