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Africa (continent)

 Subject
Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Laurie S. Wiseberg and Harry Scoble Human Rights Internet Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2004-0112
Abstract

The collection includes thousands of human rights publications from around the world collected from 1977 to the present by Human Rights Internet, a non-governmental organization based out of Ottawa, Canada, founded by Laurie S. Wiseberg and Harry Scoble. The collection includes materials not found in any other libraries in North America, and includes publications in a variety of languages including English, French, Spanish, Dutch, German, Swedish, Chinese and Japanese (among many others).

Dates: 1949-2010

Oliver Tambo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-0144
Abstract

Oliver Reginald Tambo spent most of his life serving in the struggle against apartheid. During his years in the African National Congress (ANC), Oliver Tambo played a major role in the growth and development of the movement and its policies. He was among the generation of African nationalist leaders who emerged after the Second World War who were instrumental in the transformation of the ANC from a liberal-constitutionalist organisation into a radical national liberation movement.

Dates: undated, 1960-1992