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Colour Photographic Print
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Royalty Free no
Country South Africa
Property Release PR-NON
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Ingestion_path African National Congress Digital Archive/ANC Collections/Prints/Nelson Mandela Papers/Photographs Album/Raw/ALBUM019
Title Colour Photographic Print
Pixel Size 2496 x 3694
Creation_date 1996-07-17T00:00:00
Description A guest of the President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, enjoys a circus performance in the big top tent erected for a 78th birthday celebration on the 17th July 1996 on the grounds of Hilton College near Pietermaritzburg in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. More than 2,000 children who are living with disability in disadvantaged communities have come from across the country to celebrate Nelson Mandela's birthday with him. The circus experience is a first for most of the children, as well as for the country's president! Later in the day, Nelson Mandela took the opportunity to speak to sponsors and business people gathered for the event about the importance of civil society working together to ensure that the needs of disabled children are incorporated into every programme for children. The event has the backing of the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund.
Media Id 199_134
Branded_id 199_134
Orientation portrait
Location Hilton College
Media Type image
Subcollections ALBUM019
Keywords Nelson Mandela, president, philanthropist, 78th birthday, celebration, children living with disability, Nelson Mandela Children's Fund
Browse_path African National Congress Digital Archive/ANC Collections/Prints/Nelson Mandela Papers/Photographs Album/Raw/ALBUM019
City Pietermaritzburg
Model Release MR-NON
Imported 1323334403
Populated 1
Dpi 600
Royalty_free no
Property_release PR-NON
Pixel_size 2496 x 3694
Media_id 199_134
Media_type image
Model_release MR-NON