File 2 - 1977 Media Visit

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ZA COM NMAP-2009/12-2


1977 Media Visit


  • 1977-04-25 - ? (Creation)

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11 black and white photographs

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These are copies of photographs held by the National Archives of South in the Nelson Mandela Department of Correctional Services

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National Archives of South Africa

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11 Photographs taken during the 1977 visit to Robben Island by the media. These were found in an envelope in the official Prison Archives held by the National Archives of South Africa.

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Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

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Originals with the National Archives of South Africa

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Print and digitial copies held by NMCM

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