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Box: 4 Fold: 10 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains journal article featuring Ricardo J. Alfaro, "Loteria," (August 1982).

Box: 4 Fold: 11 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Curriculum Vitae (printed)
1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed curriculum vitae of Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 5 Fold: 1 Photographs - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Pan American Union
1925-1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains 6 b/w group photographs of delegates of the Pan American Union, 1925 and 1927. Captioned photographs as follows:

#1a Conferring of Distinguished Flying Cross on the members of the Pan American Good-will Flight, Pan American Union, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, December 21st, 1927.

#2a (no caption; same occasion as #1a.)

#3 (transcribed from Spanish) - Reunion of the Directing Council of the Pan American Union, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, April 1, 1925.

Box: 5 Fold: 2 Photographs - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Cervantes Memorial
October 12, 1920

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs showing Ricardo J. Alfaro in attendance at the establishment of the Cervantes memorial stone. Includes 2 other unidentified group photographs (b/w) showing Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 5 Fold: 3 Photographs - Ricardo J. Alfaro in Panama
1921

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w group photograph showing Ricardo J. Alfaro with government and military officials in Panama, 1921.

Box: 5 Fold: 4 Photographs - Ricardo J. Alfaro & Sen. Charles W. Pitman
c.1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photograph of Ricardo J. Alfaro speaking on radio with Sen. Charles W. Pitman.

Box: 5 Fold: 5 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
c.1920's to 1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 small b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro with family and friends. Includes 2 newspaper clippings showing photographs of the Alfaro family.

Box: 5 Fold: 6 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
c.1920's - 1930's

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro with various groups including state officials. Captioned photographs as follows:

#1 San Blas 1920.

#2 (transcribed from Spanish) - Official luncheon, Friday, June 10, 1927, in honor of His Excellency Dr. Horacio F. Alfaro (caption error!), secretary of foreign relations for Panama, at the Pan American Union, by the director general of the Union, Dr. L.S. Rowe.

#4 Swearing in of Roy T. Davis, U.S. minister to Panama, 1930.

#5 Graduation at the University of Louisville, Kentucky.

#6 (transcribed from Spanish) - Luncheon in honor of Rodolfo Michels, ambassador of Chile to the United States, hosted by the director general of the Pan American Union, Dr. L.S. Rowe, at the Pan American Union, February 25, 1941.

Box: 5 Fold: 7 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Luncheons/Conference
1930-1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains 10 b/w photographs + 1 printed photographs (newspaper clipping) of Ricardo J. Alfaro in attendance at various official luncheons and conferences. Captioned photographs as follows:

#2a (transcribed from Spanish) - Official luncheon given by the Directing Council of the Pan American Union in Washington, June 25, 1934, in honor of Dr. Alfonso Lopez, president-elect of the Republic of Colombia.

#2b (transcribed from French) - Luncheon given in honor of His Excellence Mr. Stenio Vincent, president of the Republic of Haiti, by the Directing Council of the Pan American Union, in the "Heroes' Gallery" of the Union, April 18, 1934.

#3 Photograph taken on the occasion of the luncheon tendered by the Division of International Law of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace to Members of the Governing Board of the Pan American Union, Metropolitan Club, Washington, D.C., Saturday, January 19, 1935.

#4a (transcribed from Spanish) - Diplomatic representatives of the Naciones Bolivarianas in front of the bust of the Liberator. Photograph taken at the Pan American Union in Washinton, D.C., on the occasion of ceremonies for the centenary of the death of the Liberator Simon Bolivar. The group includes Don Manuel de Freye y Santander, ambassador of Peru; Dr. Ricardo J. Alfaro, minister of Panama; Don Eduardo Diez de Medina, minister of Bolivia; Dr. Homero Viteri Lafronte, minister of Ecuador; Dr. Pedro Manuel Arcaya, minister of Venezuala; and Don Jose M. Coronado, charge d'affaires of Colombia.

#5 Photograph taken on the occasion of the luncheon tendered by the Division of International Law of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace to the Members of the Governing Board of the Pan American union, Metropolitan Club, Washington, D.C. Saturday, December 22, 1934.

#6 (transcribed from Spanish) - Official luncheon given by the Directing Council of the Pan American Union in honor of His Excellency Dr. Enrique Olaya Herrera, president-elect of Colombia, Washington, D.C., June 5, 1930.

#7a (transcribed from Spanish) - Official luncheon given by members of the Directing Council of the Pan American Union, in honor of Francis White, U.S. undersecretary for foreign relations and minister to Czechoslovakia, July 28, 1933.

Box: 5 Fold: 8 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
1936-39

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro on miscellaneous occasions. Handwritten captions as follows:

#1 March 4, 1936.

#2 Mexico 1939.

Box: 5 Fold: 9 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
c.1920 to 1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains 8 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro on various occasions. Includes newspaper clippings of photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro, 1932. Captioned photographs as follows:

#2 Pan American Union Club? Panama or Mexico 1939.

#3 Celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Panama Canal, August 15, 1964...

#5 Ricardo J. Alfaro photographed in Washington, D.C. before his departure to take up post as president of Panama, 1931. (English caption provided.)

#6a & b Bocas de Toro 1920.

#7a (No caption; Ricardo J. Alfaro and two of his sons.)

Box: 5 Fold: 10 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Inauguration of Air Mail Service
c.1931?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5 b/w photographs and newspaper article clipping re the inauguration of the first air mail service in Panama.

Box: 5 Fold: 11 Photographs - Ricardo J. Alfaro: President of Panama
1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro during his presidency of Panama, 1931.

Box: 5 Fold: 12 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: President of Panama
November 3, 1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 small b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro taken during his presidency of Panama, November 3 1931.

Box: 5 Fold: 13 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro & L.J. Gould
March 1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w photograph of Ricardo J. Alfaro with L.J. Gould(?). Inscribed by the latter and dated March 1931: "To His Excellency Don Ricardo J. Alfaro, President of the Republic of Panama - 1931. With best wishes from the officers and personal of the U.S. Navy."

Box: 5 Fold: 14 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Georgetown University
undated (c.1935?)

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 large b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro attending an occasion at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. Includes fragment of b/w photograph of Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 5 Fold: 15 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
1943-1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains 8 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro at various official luncheons and occasions. Captioned photographs as follows:

#1 (transcribed from Spanish) - Photograph taken at the luncheon in honor of Carlos Manuel Escalante, ambassador of Costa Rica to the United States, hosted by the director general of the Pan American Union, Dr. L.S. Rowe, a the Pan American Union, May 18, 1943.

#4 (Dinner 1959)

Box: 5 Fold: 16 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro & Mrs. Jose Domingo Obaldia
August 26, 1942

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photograph of Ricardo J. Alfaro with the wife of Jringo (sp?) Obaldia and daughter Josefa Lee.

Box: 5 Fold: 17 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: George Washington University
December 9, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w photograph of Ricardo J. Alfaro receiving presentation of the International Foundation Medal from George Washington University.

Box: 5 Fold: 18 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: International Court of Justice
February 5, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs of members of the International Court of Justice of the United Nations. Members include Ricardo J. Alfaro. Full caption included (typed in Spanish).

Box: 5 Fold: 19 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Institute of International Law
September 2-13 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photograph of Ricardo J. Alfaro at official reception for the Belgian minister of justice during sessions of the Institute of International Law in Brussels from Sept. 2-13, 1963. Also shown are magistrates Dr. Philip C. Jessup, Mrs. Jessup, Sir Gerald Fitzmaurice and Lady Fitzmaurice.

Box: 5 Fold: 20 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Academia Panamena de la Lengua
March 12, 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro speaking at a meeting of the Academia Panamena de la Lengua at the Alliance Francaise, Panama. Also includes b/w photograph of speaker Albert Henri Chambon, French ambassador to Panama.

Box: 5 Fold: 21 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: U.N. Conference
1945

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro at U.N. conference in San Francisco. Captions as follows:

#1 Panamanian at microphone. Ricardo J. Alfaro, former president of the Republic of Panama, here addresses the General Provisions Commission at the United Nations Conference in San Francisco.

#2 Panama reports. Ricardo J. Alfaro of Panama reports to the General Assembly Commission of the United Nations conference in San Francisco. Sitting at the right is Field Marshal Jan Christian Smuts of South Africa.

#3 Security Commission Session. General view of the plenary session of the Security Commission of the United Nations conference in San Francisco. This important commission is headed by Wilhelm Munthe Morgenstierne of Norway and includes many delegates from the other American republics. In the speaker's rostrum is Joseph Paul-Boncour, former prime minister of France (1932-33).

Box: 5 Fold: 22 Photograph(s) - United Nations(?)
Date uncertain

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w photograph possibly of speakers at a U.N. session in Paris.

Box: 5 Fold: 23 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
c.1930's to 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro. #7 shows Alfaro with James Brown Scott. Includes photograph of display case of Alfaro's awards and medals.

Box: 5 Fold: 24 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Miscellaneous
1915 - ?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 b/w photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro at various events.

Box: 5 Fold: 25 Photograph(s) - Ricardo J. Alfaro: Negatives
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 b/w negatives of photographs of Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 5 Fold: 26 Photograph - Unidentified Group
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w photograph of unidentified group.

Box: 6 Fold: 1 Film: Panama National Primary
Date unknown

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 can b/w 16 mm film (approx. 40 mins.) re a Panama national primary (date unknown).

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