Series NMAP 2012/9 - Nelson Mandela signing the 'President's Bible'

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ZA COM NMAP 2012/9


Nelson Mandela signing the 'President's Bible'


  • 1994-05-10 - ? (Creation)

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1 colour photo print; 15x41 cm (2 copies: 7 and 8/250)

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Photographer William Br[?]

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Photograph of Nelson Mandela signing the President's Bible during his inauguration, 10 May 1994, Union Buildings, Pretoria, South Africa. Zenani Mandela stands behind him, as well as FW de Klerk and his wife. Signed by photographer William A. Br[?] (illegible).

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Conditions governing access

Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

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Permission of copyright holder required.
Copyright held by William A. Br[?]. Internal use only.

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Photo taxonomy and inventory 1.11-14 (print)
Photo taxonomy 1.11.3 (digital)

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Photo prints archive 1.11-14

Existence and location of copies

Digitised copy available under PR1.11-14 A in tiff and jpeg

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Accession processed and description prepared 2012-02-28.
Description prepared by Lucia Raadschelders.


  • English



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