Series MBD2008 - 90th Birthday Celebrations for Nelson Mandela, 2008, Johannesburg: [Set of 1101 still images]

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90th Birthday Celebrations for Nelson Mandela, 2008, Johannesburg: [Set of 1101 still images]


  • 2008 (Creation)

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1101 x Still Images (.JPEG)
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Transferred and donated to the Nelson Mandela Foundation by the photographers

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6 Subseries of photographs depicting the different birthday celebrations for Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday in Johannesburg.

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NMF Digital Photographs Taxonomy: 1.12.6

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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.

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Copyrighted and full conditions governing reproduction allocated to the NMF. External reproduction with the express permission of the copyright holder. ©Varies. Upon written approval, collection item(s) can only be used once for the purpose stated in the request. Collection item(s) 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.

Not copyrighted to the NMF but permission granted to use for NMF purposes only.

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JPEG Files on CDs

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NMF Digital Photographs Taxonomy
NMF Digital Photograps Inventory

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NMF ArchiveCD # 0061, 0070, 0090, 0096 and 0331

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Description prepared on 2016.10.18 by Raadschelders, Lucia




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