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A 'public health nuisance': the Victoria Street early morning squatters market, 1910–1934

The focus of this article is the 'Indian Market', a famous tourist landmark in Durban.

NATAL'S INDIANS, THE EMPIRE AND THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR, 1899- 1902

Most early scholars of the South African War focussed almost entirely on the struggle between Afrikaner nationalism and British imperialism in which the role of Blacks was seen as irrelevant.

INDIANS AND THE WHITE MAN'S WAR, 1899-1902

Until recently there was a virtual exclusion of Black peoples from histories of the South African War of 1899-1902. The traditional historiography has
focused primarily on the actions and sufferings of the white protagonists, both Boer and British.....

CONTROL AND REPRESSION: THE PLIGHT OF INDIAN HAWKERS AND FLOWER SELLERS IN DURBAN, 1910-1948

Hundreds of Indians attempted to make a living on the streets of Durban as hawkers and flower sellers between 1910 and 1948 as they left plantation indentures to find work in the urban environment.

Control of African Leisure Time in Durban in the 1930s

For Paul Maylam, African politics in Durban during the 1930s lacked the'militancy, vibrancy
and mass participation that characterised popular protest in 1929 and 1930.'H·~ attributes
this to a combination of factors which include th~: reinforcement of police strength, the …

SWAMI SHANKERANAND AND THE CONSOLIDATION OF HINDUISM IN NATAL, 1908-1913

Over a decade ago Maureen Swan remonstrated that in the pre-1914
discourse on Indian South Africans "there is no real place for anyone
but Gandhi ... The flaw is that analyses which concentrate on Gandhi

GIVE TILL IT HURTS': DURBAN'S INDIANS AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR1

In October 1913 approximately 20,000 Indian workers joined Mahatma Gandhi's campaign
of resistance against the South African government. This was a spontaneous outburst
against terrible working conditions and a realisation that the£ 3 poll tax on free Indians …

Diepkloof Reformatory
Tribute to the Late Rt.Hon. Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr
Bookshelf
Paton on Hofmeyr
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Hofmeyr: The story of a dilemma
Department of Education Budget to Actual Report Fiscal year 1987
Assorted conferences, correspondence and articles
Assorted conferences, correspondence and articles
Assorted conferences, correspondence and articles
Assorted conferences, correspondence and articles
Contributions to the Dictionary of Literary Biography on 20th Century Black African writers
Drums in Ashanti

Drums in Ashanti

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