Media Item Details

Treason Trial
© Baileys African History Archive

All content appearing on this digital archive are either copyrighted or under our custodianship. All rights are reserved. Contact us if you would like to make use of material for use rights or permission.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Dpi 118.1102
Colour Components 1
Compressed File Size 5557452.8
Property Release PR-NON
Orientation landscape
Browse_path Bailey's African History Archive/Drum Social Histories
Subcollections Drum Social Histories
Media Id 42_878
Creation_date 2008-02-15T19:26:38
Royalty Free No
Country South Africa
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Ingestion_path's African History Archive/Drum Social Histories
City Johannesburg
Description DM2006120414:SAED:POLITICS:SEP1957 - Treason Trial - Treason trialists inside the Drill Hall, Johannesburg. The trial started on December 19, 1956. As the biggest case in South Africa's history lumbered to the end of its first stage this August 1957, the 156 accused men and women wondered how many of them would be back in court again. The 156 national leaders had first appeared at a preparatory examination into treason at the end of 1956, in the specially constructd court at the Drill Hall, Johannesburg; they had spent their lives in and out of court for most of 1957; and they could now see the possibility of the same prospect for the third calendar year, 1958, if they were committed for trial in the Supreme Court. (Photograph by Gopal Naransamy © Baileys Archive) neg Treason file
Branded_id dm2006120414
Model Release MR-NON
Title Treason Trial
Collections Baileys African History Archive
Credit Line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
Keywords Drum Magazine,South Africa,Africa,South African history,black and white image,horizontal,Treason Trial,Paul Kruger Street,Pretoria,Gauteng,September,1957,Johannesburg,1950s,Drill Hall,anti-apartheid,apartheid,freedom fighters,segregation,courts,
Bit Depth 8
Pixel Size 5763 x 3794
Populated 1
Media Type image
Colour_components 1
Compressed_file_size 5557452.8
Property_release PR-NON
Media_id 42_878
Royalty_free No
Model_release MR-NON
Credit_line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
Bit_depth 8
Pixel_size 5763 x 3794
Media_type image