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[Nelson Mandela standing at podium] [graphic].

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Creator:Yette, Samuel F., photographer.
Title:[Nelson Mandela standing at podium] [graphic].

Title devised by Library staff.

Photographer credit: Photograph by Samuel F. Yette; (c) Cottage Books, P.O. Box 2071, Silver Spring, MD 20915 (301) 649-5123.

On postcard verso: Nelson Mandela (1918- ) -- With phenomenal courage, strength of will, wisdom, and moral force, Mr. Mandela withstood a quarter-century of unwarranted imprisonment (June 12, 1964 to February 11, 1990) in his South Africa homeland, and after release, continued to lead the African National Congress in its assault on apartheid and toward political independence. As world statesman in 1991, he appealed to the U.S. Congress in Washington, the Bush Administration, and the American people for support in the struggle for his people's independence.

Types:Photographic postcards1990-2000.gmgpc | Photomechanical printsColor1990-2000.gmgpc | Portrait photographs1990-2000.gmgpc | StillImage
Subjects:Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 | United States, 37.09024, -95.712891 | South Africa, -29.0, 25.0
Collection:Rosa Parks Papers
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.48795