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Liliesleaf Farm - Aerial View

Liliesleaf Farm - Aerial View Visual Arts Civil Rights Social Studies Tragedies and Triumphs

This is an aerial view of Liliesleaf Farm, scene of the July 11, 1963 raid (in the Rivonia section of Johannesburg) during which Walter Sisulu, Denis Goldberg and other ANC leaders were arrested. 

Evidence found at the site helped to convict Mandela - yet again - this time sending him to prison for life.  He served 27 years.

Click on the image for a better view.


Media Credits

Police photo from the 11 July 1963 Liliesleaf Farm raid, online courtesy Liliesleaf web site.

 

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