Series 0007A - Nelson Mandela's birthday dinner at Saxon Hotel, 2007.07.19, Johannesburg: [Set of 61 Still images]

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Nelson Mandela's birthday dinner at Saxon Hotel, 2007.07.19, Johannesburg: [Set of 61 Still images]


  • 2007-07-19 (Creation)

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61 x Still Images (.JPEG)
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He is Durban based documentary photographer. He has worked in 42 countries and was the photographer commissioned by the Nelson Mandela Foundation to capture Mandela moments for 10 years.

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Transferred by Mathew Willman to the Nelson Mandela Foundation

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Photos of Nelson Mandela's birthday dinner with Bill Clinton, Graça Machel and others at the Saxon Hotel in Johannesburg. Also with Patrice Motsepe, Zelda la Grange, Jakes Gerwel and Gill Marcus.

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Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Some materials may contain personal or confidential information. Access to these materials may be restricted as stipulated by legislation, Archives policy, or the donor. Please consult the archivist for details.

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Copyrighted and full conditions governing reproduction allocated to the NMF.External reproduction with the express permission of the copyright holder. ©Nelson Mandela Foundation. Upon written approval, collection item(s) can only be used once for the purpose stated and approved in the request. Collection item should not be shared with third parties nor commercially or personally archived. Copyright and source credits must be cited when exhibiting/publishing and additionally embedded for online use.

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Description updated by Lerato Tshabalala




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