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Places
Places term Scope note Archival description count People and Organisations count
Westdene 1 0
Western Cape (50)
  • was part of the Cape Province prior to 1994
7 0
Paarl (1) 5 0
Victor Verster Prison

Use for: Drakenstein Correctional Centre

  • Victor Verster Prison was renamed in 2000 to Drakenstein Correction Centre
  • Low-security prison located between Paarl and Franschhoek in the Western Cape. Mandela was transferred there in 1988 from Pollsmoor Prison, and lived in a private house inside the prison compound. There is a statue of Mandela just outside the prison gates. Now named Drakenstein Correctional Centre.
87 0
Bishopscourt 0 0
St Georges Cathedral 2 0
Houses of Parliament 1 0
Bonteheuwel 1 0
Langa 7 0
Somerset West 2 0
Montagu 3 0
De Rust 1 0
Swartberg 2 0
George (1) 5 0
Robben Island
  • Island situated in Table Bay, 7 kilometres off the coast of Cape Town, measuring approximately 3.3 kilometres long and 1.9 kilometres wide. Has predominantly been used as a place of banishment and imprisonment, particularly for political prisoners, since Dutch settlement in the seventeenth century. Three men who later became South African presidents have been imprisoned there: Nelson Mandela (1964–1982), Kgalema Motlanthe (1977–1987) and Jacob Zuma (1963–1973). Now a World Heritage Site and museum.
421 0
Council Chambers, Civic Centre 1 0
Grahamstown 10 0
Marconi Beam 1 0
Rondebosch 1 0
Bellville 4 0
Khayalitsha 1 0
Stellenbosch 9 0
Oudtshoorn 5 0
Vanrhynsdorp 1 0
Franschhoek 4 0
Cape Town (29) 538 0
Tokai (1) 0 0
Pollsmoor Prison 352 0
Durbanville 1 0
Vergelegen 2 0
Imizamo Yetho 1 0
Grand Parade 2 0
V&A Waterfront 2 0
Mamre 0 0
Fancourt 42 0
Robertson Town 1 0
Tuynhuys
  • The building housing the president’s office in Cape Town, the legislative capital and seat of parliament.
3 0
Athlone 2 0
Mitchells Plain 1 0
Green Point Stadium 1 0
Gansbaai 2 0
Genadendal 2 0
Saldanha Bay 1 0
Westminster Abbey 1 0
Willowmore 1 0
Windhoek 14 0
Wits Parktown Education Campus (1) 1 0
Linder Auditorium 1 0
Wolverhampton 1 0
Worcester 5 0
World Trade Centre, Kempton Park 4 0
Wynberg (1) 2 0
Yaounde 1 0
York 2 0
Zaire 2 0
Kabwe 2 0
Lusaka 6 0
Zambia (3)

Use for: Republic of Zambia, Northern Rhodesia

11 0
Livingstone 0 0
Zanzibar 1 0
Zevefontein 0 0
Zurich 3 0
Zuurbekom 1 0
eLuxolweni 1 0
Austin 1 0
Tehran 1 0
Charlotte 1 0
Raleigh 3 0
North Carolina (2) 3 0
Los Angeles 7 0
Port Harcourt 0 0
Uyo 1 0
Calabar 1 0
Lagos 2 0
Nigeria (5) 21 0
Abuja 5 0
Mells Park, Somerset
  • Mells Park is a country estate of 140 hectares (350 acres) near Mells, Somerset, England. During 1987–90, Park House was used for secret negotiations between the African National Congress and the South African government.
1 0
Nelson Mandela Street 1 0
Crystal Palace Bowl 1 0
Greenwich 2 0
Washington (1) 5 0
Richmond Surrey 8 0
Illinois (1) 1 0
Ontario 4 0
Borough of Camden 1 0
Nyanga 2 0
Kivukoni 1 0
Khayelitsha 6 0
unknown 3 0
Myanmar 1 0
Lesotho (3)

Use for: Basutoland

10 0
Katse 2 0
Houses of Parliament, Maseru 1 0
Maseru 5 0
Washington, D.C. 55 0
World Trade Centre 2 0
Mandela Bridge, Johannesburg 0 0
Imbali Unit BB 1 0
Hague, The 1 0
Parliament Square 1 0
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