Topic: Letters to the Symposium
From The Margaret Mead Symposium: Whither the United States in the World?
Commemorating the centennial of the birth of Margaret Mead.
December 2 & 3, 2001
Sponsors: Library of Congress and The Smithsonian Institution
Letters from the UN and General Colin Powell to the symposium are read.
Letter from the UN
Speaker: Wilton S. Dillon
Smithsonian Institution, Senior Scholar Emeritus
Dillon reads a letter from the UN to the symposium.
Letter from General Colin Powell
Speaker: Timothy White
Journalist, executive television and film producer
White reads a letter from General Colin Powell to the symposium.