Subseries 0432-4 - Frene Ginwala, South Africa: [Set of Six Images]

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ZA COM NMFPC-0432-0432-4


Frene Ginwala, South Africa: [Set of Six Images]


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6 x Still Images (.JPEG)
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Name of creator

(25 April 1932 -)

Biographical history

Anti-apartheid activist, journalist, politician, member of the ANC. Left South Africa in 1960 after helping to establish safe escape routes for anti-apartheid activists. She helped Oliver Tambo and Yusuf Dadoo to set up the first office in exile for the ANC. A journalist, she became the managing editor of two Tanzanian English-language newspapers, The Standard and Sunday News. She returned to South Africa in 1991. The first woman to serve as the speaker of Parliament in South Africa, she held this position from 1994 to 2004.

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Donated to the Nelson Mandela Foundation

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Scope and content

Portraits of Frene Ginwala.

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NMF Original Digital Photo Taxonomy: 2.1.4

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Conditions governing access

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.

Conditions governing reproduction

Not copyrighted to the NMF but permission granted to use for NMF purposes only. External reproduction with express permission of the copyright holder. ©Courtesy Frene Ginwala. Upon written approval, collection item(s) can only be used once for the purpose stated and approved in 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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JPEG Files on a CD

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NMF Digital Photo Taxonomy
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NMF ArchiveCD#0432

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Description updated by Tshabalala, Lerato




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