Alberto Lleras Camargo
completed General Assembly approved a Resolution on a Tribute to
His Excellency, Alberto Lleras Camargo, on the One Hundredth
Anniversary of His Birth.
Columbus Memorial Library has mounted and exhibit in collaboration
with the Mission of Colombia entitled "Alberto Lleras Camargo
- Un gran latinoamericano". The exhibit pays tribute to the
memory and ideas of the distinguished Colombian intellectual,
politician, diplomat, journalist, and writer, defender of
peace and democracy, and leader in the struggle to achieve
integration in the Hemisphere.
includes material from the Library's general collection, archives,
photo collection and historical news clippings as well as some
books on loan from the Mission of Colombia.
exhibit is mounted in display cases and on panels on the corridor
behind the Patio of the Main Building.
take some time to view the exhibit which will remain mounted until
July 7, 2006.