Item 0724 - Special Academic Convocation and Welcome from the University of Detroit

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Special Academic Convocation and Welcome from the University of Detroit


  • 27 June 1990 (Creation)

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

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Award welcoming Mr Mandela to the United States and extending special greetings and best wishes upon him, USA

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White certificate housed in side red folder with "University of Detroit" engraved in gold on the cover. Taken out of folder for preservation, Top of certificate has a red circle with white "d" and "University of Detroit 1877" inside. Gold seal of the University of Detroit is affixed to the lower left corner. Certificate text, in black, reads:
Office of the President
4001 W. McNichols Road, Detroit, Michigan 48221-9987
Telephone (313)927-1455
The University of Detroit
its Board of Trustees,
Faculties, Administration
staff and Students
welcome, with great respect
and admiration,
Mr Nelson Mandela
to the
United States of America
on his freedom tour
and extend to him
Special greetings and best wishes
on this occasion
of the Special Academic Convocation
in Atlanta, Georgia
on June 27, 1990
Signed by: Robert A Mitchell, S.J. (President)

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0481

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