subsubseries 5.2.12 - CNA 1990 Diary

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Reference code

NMPP-PC-NMPP-PC-2009/5.2-5.2.12

Title

CNA 1990 Diary

Date(s)

  • ? (Accumulation)

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subsubseries

Extent and medium

One pocket size diary

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Name of creator

(18 July 1918-5 December 2013)

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Accession number 2009/5
Deposited by Nelson Mandela
Date received - unknown

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Scope and content

The item consists of a 1990 diary given to Mandela by JN and Radhi Singh when they visited him at Victor Verster Prison. Mandela made very few entries, and his last entry is on 13 January. He describes a group of ducks that had wandered into the house which served as his jail. Only the pages with writing on it has been digitised and the back and front cover and will be described in detail.

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Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

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Copyright held by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

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  • English

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Finding aid available

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Digitised by the NMCM

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NMPP 2009/2
NMPP 2009/6

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