Series 0429-1 - Cloete Breytenbach's Robben Island Photographs, 1964, Cape Town: [Set of 3 still images]

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Cloete Breytenbach's Robben Island Photographs, 1964, Cape Town: [Set of 3 still images]


  • 1964 (Creation)

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Donated by Cloete Breytenbach to the Nelson Mandela Foundation

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Mandela sewing clothes, talking to Walter Sisulu and prisoners in the courtyard. The visit to the Island was during 1964 after the London Daily Express was granted permission by the South African government.

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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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No rights given to the NMF and express permission of the copyright holder is required for reproduction. ©Daily Express/Cloete Breytenbach. Upon written approval, collection item(s) can only be used once for the purpose stated and approved in the 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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Description updated by Tshabalala, Lerato




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