Series 1.1.3.7.5 - Robben Island and Victor Verster Photographs Collection

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Reference code

ZA COM NMFPC-1.1.3.7.5

Title

Robben Island and Victor Verster Photographs Collection

Date(s)

  • c1971-1989 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

38 black and white photographs

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Archival history

These are copies of received by the NMF from an unknown source.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Unknown

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Scope and content

This collection consists of photographs taken in Robben Island prison 1971 and 1977, and photographs of Islanders reunion at Victor Verster in 1989. Photographs taken during 1997 state-organised media visit to Robben Island are presumably taken from Nelson Mandela’s Department of Justice prison files.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Photo taxonomy: 1.1.3.7.5

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Conditions governing access

Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Some materials may contain personal or confidential information. Access to these materials may be restricted as stipulated by legislation, Archives policy, or the donor. Please consult the archivist for details.

Conditions governing reproduction

© unknown
no restrictions on reproductions

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Existence and location of originals

NMCM Qunu

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

NMPP 2012/65 - 1977 Media visit to Robben Island contains video footage of a 1977 media visit to Robben Island organised by the Apartheid government.

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za-com-nmap-2009-12

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Description identifier

za-com-nmap-2009-12

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Status

Final

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Dates of creation revision deletion

2011-06-29

Language(s)

  • English

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