Series 1.1.5-1 - Defiance Campaign and Sophiatown, 1950s, Gauteng; [set of 17 photographic prints]

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ZA COM NMFPC-1.1.5-1


Defiance Campaign and Sophiatown, 1950s, Gauteng; [set of 17 photographic prints]


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17 photographic prints, 200 x240; 400 x500 and 510 x 575 mm

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Donated by Jurgen Schadeberg to the Nelson Mandela Foundation

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Photographic prints of the Defiance Campaign taken between 1951 and 1952 and one print 'We won't Move', signed by Jurgen Schadeberg

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NMF Negatives and Prints Collection Inventory

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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 rights given to the NMF and express permission of the copyright holder is required for reproduction. © Jurgen Schadeberg . 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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photographic prints

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NMF Negatives and Prints Collection Inventory

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NMF archive drawers QG01/01 and ME01/01

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17 of the small images have been scanned and can be found on CD# 0526; These are low res copies.

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Description privided on 22/06/17 by Raadschelders, Lucia




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