Item 1433 - Distinguished International Visitor by the International House, New York City

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ZA COM MR-T-1-4-1433


Distinguished International Visitor by the International House, New York City


  • 15 May 2000 (Creation)

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

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Award naming Mr Mandela as International House's Distinguished International Visitor to deliver their 75th Anniversary Address in their series Millennial Changes -Global Perspectives, USA

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Cream-coloured award with white mat and black wood frame. Taken out of frame for preservation. Certificate includes gold seal seal of International House.
Certificate text is in black, red, and gold, and reads:
The Board of Trustees of International House express profound gratitude to Nelson Mandela for advancing the cause of international understanding as our "Distinguished International Visitor" to deliver your 75th Anniversary Address in our series Millennial Changes, Global Perspectives "That Brotherhood May Prevail."
Signed by: Paul A Volcker (chairman), David Rockefeller (honorary trustee), Donald L Cuneo (president)
On this 15th day of May 2000 New York City

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0164

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