[When the news came that I was to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, my first reaction was surprise]

by Albert John Lutuli
New York, New York, United States
About December 1961
Publisher: American Committee on Africa
2 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
This "Dear Friend" letter from Albert John Luthuli (from his home in Groutville Mission Reserve in South Africa) was part of a fundraising mailing by the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) to people in the United States. Luthuli's letter acknowledges ACOA's assistance to defendants during the Treason Trials. The letter quotes Alan Paton. [Note: Lutuli is sometimes spelled Luthuli.]
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser Africa collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections