Title: Organization and Agencies of the U.N.
U.N. Trusteeship Council
Has No Title
Stamp Serial#
745 
KPC#
C-498 
MICHEL#
781 
StanGib#
935 
Scott#
769 
Date of Issue
05/30/1971 
Quantity
500,000 
Denomination
10 won 
Design
U.N. Trusteeship Council 
Designer
Kang Choon-whan 
Image Area
33mm*23mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
5Ąż10 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printer
Government Printing & Mint Agency of the Repubic of Korea 
Description
In honor of the competence and meritorious achievements accomplished by the United Nations, the Ministry of Communications is to issue on May 30, 1971, a king-size postage stamp comprising 25 kinds of ordinary-size stamps with each of which depicting the major organizations and special agencies of the world organization and Tae Geuk Ki, the national flag of the Republic of Korea, respectively.

During the period of April through June, 1945, delegates from 50 nations gathered in San Francisco and adopted the Charter of the U.N. Indeed, the U.N., which was officially inaugurated on October 24 the same year as the largest international organization in history, has contributed a great deal to the promotion of world peace and welfare of mankind. A total of 127 countries from throughout the world are affiliated with the U.N. as its members.

Trusteeship Council: The Council is in charge of management and control of various territories under trusteeship. It supervises administration in those territoris placed under mandatory rule prior to the Second World War, those areas placed under the government of those allied countries which won World War II, and those territories which were voluntarily turned over to the U.N. for trusteeship by the countries having jurisdiction over the said territories.