"A Continent Awakes," Mogadishu, Somalia, UN information Services PR Photograph, 1958
Archival pigment print
Courtesy of the Todd Webb Archive L2020.85.82
Not on View
Through the new United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, governments worked together to promote the economy of the continent and to raise living standards. Webb’s photograph shows the elected Legislative Assembly of the Trust Territory of Somaliland in session to highlight the work of this and other governing bodies.
Image: In Copyright. Courtesy of the Todd Webb Archive