Item 0001 - Award from the Chicago State University Office of International Programme

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ZA COM MR-T-1-4-0001


Award from the Chicago State University Office of International Programme


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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 4/01/12

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Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his struggle towards racial equality and human dignity, USA

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Award consists of two parts: dark wood rectangular base with affixed black engraved plate and transparent glass hand holding globe with engraved white continent silhouettes, latitude lines and longitude lines.
Black engraved plate has gold text that reads:
Nelson Mandela
For your struggle towards Racial Equality and Human Dignity
Chicago State University - Ofc. Of International Programs

(Note: wood base and hand/globe are not attached. They are two separate pieces.

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NMF Archives ID: A0017

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0017 [FINAL]

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