Contents and Arrangement

Saleh, Razia, 2016 July 11

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Saleh discusses her work as an archivist for the African National Congress (ANC) archives and her insights to the changing perceptions of Nelson Mandela as interpreted through archival materials. She also describes her knowledge of Mandela's prison memoirs through her employment at the Nelson Mandela Foundation, offers her thoughts on various theories about how the prison manuscript was produced, and discusses the history of other archival materials relevant to the narrative of Nelson Mandela and the apartheid period.


The oral history interviews are arranged in alphabetical order.

Collection History


No materials were separated from this collection.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Rachel Van Unen in January 2018 at the time of accessioning.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

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Credit this material:

Saleh, Razia; Kim Worthington Oral History Collection on Nelson Mandela and South Africa, MC293, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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