Item 0719 - Nelson Mandela Day in the City of New York

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Nelson Mandela Day in the City of New York


  • 27 June 1990 (Creation)

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 21/12/11

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Certificate proclaiming Wednesday, June 27, 1990, as Nelson Mandela Day in the city of New York, USA

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Cream-coloured certificate with gold seal with pink and white ribbon affixed to bottom left corner.
Certificate text, in gold and black, reads:
Office of the Council President
City of New York
(4 paragraphs outlining Mr Mandelas life achievements and contributions)
Whereas: In recognition of Nelson Mandela's uncompromising dedication to the civil and human rights of all peoplke, I take great personal pleasure in presenting this Proclamation;
Now, therefore, By the power vested in me as President of the Council of the City of New York, I, Andrew Stein, do hereby proclaim Wednesday, June 27, 1990:
Nelson Mandela Day
in the City of New York
Signed by: President of the Council, City of New York

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0130

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