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Treason Trial: The accused, December 1956

Theme: The Freedom Front

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Identifier: AL2547_21.1.8.1
Title: Treason Trial: The accused, December 1956
Date: December 1956
Subject: Eli Weinberg;
Treason Trial
Description: This is a black and white photograph of all the Treason Trial defendants taken by ANC photographer, Eli Weinberg in December 1956. He had originally planned to stage this group picture in Johannesburg's Joubert Park, but permission was withdrawn on learning by a government official that blacks and whites were to be seated together. The defendants were then photographed in smaller groups and Weinberg prepared a montage. This photograph was digitised by Africa Media Online (AMO) in 2009. Included in SAHA online repository on non-racialism 'Tracing the unbreakable thread'.
Creator: Eli Weinberg
Type: Photograph
Format: Access image - jpg
Preservation image - tiff
Source: SAHA collection AL2547
Coverage: South Africa
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