Biography

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Material collected by the late Bartha de Blank for her biography, Joost de Blank: a personal memoir (Boydell Press, Ipswich, 1977).

Administrative / Biographical History

Bartha de Blank was the sister and biographer of Joost de Blank, archbishop of Cape Town and human rights campaigner. Her biography, 'Joost De Blank: a personal memoir' was published by Boydell Press in 1977. Her ashes are buried with those of Archbishop Joost de Blank, in the nave of Westminster Abbey, just outside the entrance to St George's chapel.

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Bartha de Blank was the sister and biographer of Joost de Blank, archbishop of Cape Town and human rights campaigner. Her biography, 'Joost De Blank: a personal memoir' was published by Boydell Press in 1977. Her ashes are buried with those of Archbishop Joost de Blank, in the nave of Westminster Abbey, just outside the entrance to St George's chapel.

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