|One of the oldest reel tapes in the SABC Radio Archives - from 1926|
|1926 Speeches by Sir Percy Fitzpatrick & Gen JBM Hertzog|
from SABC Radio Archives
This year International Archives Day focus on democracy and rights, but also sharing photos from Archive collections worldwide.
Spanish archives are celebrating with the hashtag #NoSinArchivos (#NotWithoutArchives)
The SABC Radio Archives shares the following from the audio archives - with the focus on democracy.
The top five reasons why archives are awesome are a great way to celebrate this day!Shared for International Archives Day #IAD15 #democracy - the voice of Nelson Mandela at his release on 11-... https://t.co/kaPRjIEZ2y— SABC Radio Archive (@SABCRadioArc) June 9, 2015
1. Archives are history!
2. Archives are evidence!
3. Archives are vital for democratic accountability!
4. Archives are about us, our stories, or lives!
5. Archives document the environment!
Read here for the in-depth discussion: Archives Outside
- International Archives Day on 9 June 2015 - Celebrate democracy and rights #IAD15
- World War 1 content from SABC archives shared on Twitter via #WW1archives