pic8220. Leeds welcomes ANC representative
Leeds City Council formally welcomed ANC representative Ruth Mompati to Leeds in the winter of 1982. In the picture with Ruth Mompati is the Deputy Lord Mayor Rose Lund. The Council named the gardens in front of the Civic Hall the Nelson Mandela Gardens. Leeds was one of many local authorities to show its opposition to apartheid in the 1980s.
|Holding Institution:||AAM Archive, Bodleian Library|
|Catalogue:||MSS AAM 2410|