Series NMAP-2009/12 - Robben Island Photographs Collection

Identity area

Reference code

ZA COM NMAP-2009/12

Title

Robben Island Photographs Collection

Date(s)

  • 1971 - 1977 (Creation)

Level of description

Series

Extent and medium

15 black and white photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Administrative history

Archival history

These are copies of received by the NMF from an unknown source.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Unknown

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Photographs of Nelson Mandela and other prisoners on Robben Island, including photographs of his cell. The earliest photo is probably taken in 1971.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

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photo taxonomy

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

Conditions governing reproduction

© unknown
no restrictions on reproductions

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Finding aids

Photo taxonomy and inventory 1.1.3-8 (prints)
Photo taxonomy 1.1.3.7.5 = 3.1.6.1 (digital)

Finding aid available: NMF_LIB-#205207-v1-NMAP_2009_12_Robben_Island_Photos.doc

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Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

photo print collection
digital photo collection

Related units of description

NMPP 2012/65 - 1977 Media visit to Robben Island contains video footage of a 1977 media visit to Robben Island organised by the Apartheid government.

Notes area

Note

za-com-nmap-2009-12

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Description control area

Description identifier

za-com-nmap-2009-12

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

2011-06-29

Language(s)

  • English

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