Series 0168A-B - Sisulu Family photo album, 1940s-2009, South Africa: [Set of 241 Still Images]

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Sisulu Family photo album, 1940s-2009, South Africa: [Set of 241 Still Images]


  • 1940s-2009 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

241 x Still Images (.JPEG)
colour and black & white images

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated to the Nelson Mandela Foundation by the Sisulu Family

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Scope and content

Family photos of the Sisulu family, Walter Sisulu and Albertina Sisulu, and other struggle veterans.

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System of arrangement

NMF Original Digital Photo Taxonomy: 2.6

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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

No permissions granted to the NMF and express permission of the copyright holder is required. ©Courtesy Sisulu Family. Upon written approval, collection item(s) can only be used once for the purpose stated and approved in request. Collection item should not be shared with third parties nor commercially or personally archived. Copyright and source credits must be cited when exhibiting/publishing and additionally embedded for online use.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Jpeg files on a CD

Finding aids

NMF Digital Photo Taxonomy
NMF Digital Photo Inventory

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Existence and location of originals

NMF ArchiveCD#0168

Existence and location of copies

215 Tiff files are located on the same CD

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Accession record NMAP 2011/12

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Description created by Myeka, Zandile




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