Series NMAP 2009/90 - Rica Hodgson Collection

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ZA COM NMAP 2009/90


Rica Hodgson Collection


  • ca. 2010 (Creation)

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2 boxes
paper based and CDs

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(1920 -)

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Verne Harris

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Manuscripts and transcripts of interviews of Rica Hodgson in the making of her autobiography, Foot Soldier for Freedom. Also includes copies of newsclippings and messages of condolence received by the Hodgson family on the death of Jack Hodgson.

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2 boxes received. Box 1, files 1 to 3 contains the manuscript. Box 2, files 1 to 4 contains the interviews and other documents.

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NMAP 2010/13 Accrual to Rica Hodgson Collection

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Publication note

Rica Hodgson, Foot Soldier for Freedom: A life in South Africa’s liberation movement (Picador Africa, 2010).

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