New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Peace Form One
”Peace, to have meaning for many who have known only suffering in both peace and war, must be translated into bread or rice, shelter, health and education, as well as freedom and human dignity.”
Ralph Johnson Bunche
Under-Secretary for Special Political Affairs for the United Nations
Daniel LaRue Johnson, Artist
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Parks & Recreational Areas • Peace.
Location. 40° 44.97′ N, 73° 58.177′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on First Avenue/United Nations Plaza near East 43rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Ralph Bunche Park, New York NY 10017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tudor City Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); John Ferguson McKean (within shouting distance of this marker); Bayard Rustin (within shouting distance of this marker); Trygve Halvdan LieFirst Avenue Underpass (about 400 feet away); Ford Foundation Building (about 500 feet away); Trygve Lie Plaza (about 500 feet away); Raoul Wallenberg Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. Ralph Bunche Park: Peace Form One. Official NYC parks description (Submitted on January 20, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. Ralph Bunche. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on January 20, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 20, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 20, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.