Luthuli Museum

Online Catalogue

Saturday, 15 Aug 2020

Tributes to man who had to die in silence

Friday, 04 November 2011 09:30 Published in Archives

Original article reporting on the unveiling of Luthuli's tombstone five years after his death. Article pays attention to the diverse make up of the crowd and that event was attended by various foreign dignitaries.

Lutuli Nobel Speech Heard for First Time in S.A.

Friday, 04 November 2011 09:22 Published in Archives

Original article reporting on events at unveiling of Chief Luthuli's tombstone, five years after his death and funeral. Part of Luthuli's Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech was played at the ceremony and this was the first time many people were able to hear it.

Luthuli, the ANC man, honoured

Friday, 04 November 2011 09:18 Published in Archives

Original newspaper article reporting on unveiling of Luthuli's tombstone on 23 July 1972. Wellman reports on the strong ANC presence at the unveiling.

'Violence in the Offing' Warning by Buthelezi

Friday, 04 November 2011 09:05 Published in Archives

Original article focussed principally on Buthelezi's speech at ceremony held in Groutville to honour Chief Luthuli and unveil his tombstone.

Tombstone Unveiling Bombshell & Luthuli's Daughter Returns

Tuesday, 01 November 2011 09:46 Published in Archives

Two original newspaper articles related to the unveiling of Luthuli's tombstone. "Tombstone Unveiling Bombshell" reveals that Government has increased bureaucracy for anyone wishing to attend the ceremony to unveil Chief Luthuli's tombstone in an effort to deter support. "Luthuli's Daughter returns" reveals that Albertinah Luthuli will be present at the unveiling and provides a view on her life as an exile in the UK.