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20 000 people gathered to mourn the death of Steve Biko

Theme: Death of Biko


Call Number: 8.2.4
Identifier: AL2547_8.2.4
Title: 20 000 people gathered to mourn the death of Steve Biko
Date: 25 September 1977
Subject: Black consciousness;
Death in detention;
Funerals;
Steve Biko;
Youth
Description: This is a black and white photograph of the crowd gathering to mourn the death of Steve Biko at the Victoria stadium in King Williams Town on 25.09.1977. This photograph was digitised by Africa Media Online (AMO) in 2009. Included in SAHA exhibition kit and virtual exhibition - 'The Future is Ours: Commemorating Youth in the Struggle'
Creator: Photographer unknown
Type: Photograph
Format: Access image - jpeg
Preservation image - tiff
Source: SAHA collection AL2547
Coverage: King Williams Town, South Africa
Rights: International Defence and Aid Fund (IDAF)
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