Item 0441 - Freedom of the City of Glasgow

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ZA COM 2019-2-1-1-0441

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Freedom of the City of Glasgow

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  • 4 August 1981 (Creation)

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Civic Honours and related

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Source: NMF Awards Collection; Nelson Mandela's prison desk calendars

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The Scroll was accepted on behalf of Mandela by Vice-President of Nigeria, Dr Ekwueme (Alex). Presented by Lord Provost Mr Michael Kelly. The scroll, known as the Burgess Ticket, was to be kept in Government House, Lagos and "when M gains M's freedom in I hope, the not too distant future, he will be able to come to Lagos to receive it"

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Nelson Mandela Tributes Database: T00358

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www.anc.org.za

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