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Studies in indian employment in Natal

IN THE MID-NINETEENTH CENTURY the young Colony of Natal was faced with a shortage of suitable labour. The European settlers were too few to meet the requirements of the colony's development and in any case were unsuited to do much of the necessary work.

Squatters Market / Institute for Social and Economic Research. 1976

Market gardening has been a traditional way of life of the Indian community for many years. In the Report of the Coolie Commission (1872) for example, mention is made of small locations of Indians in the neighbourhood of Durban who carried on a thriving trade 1n the sale of vegetables.

The Indian in Natal : is he a victim of Oppression ? [Professions, commerce]

The "Asiatic Land Tenure and Indian Representation Act, 1946," after full discussion, passed both Houses of the South African Parliament and was placed on the Statute Book of the Union.......

Indian Art selected items from Private Collections in Durban 1988

This catalogue is intended as a preliminary step towards an eventually more complete account of Indian art in private collections in South Africa.

Draft transcripts Twilight of legality

From the declaration of a national state of Emergency on June 12 1986 onwards, the UDF found itself in a period of twilight legality. This culminated with the restriction ofthe Front in February 1988, effectively banning all of its activities.

United Democratic Front National Launch

UDF National Launch (booklet-A4 size bound)- covering Declaration, National Patriots and National Executive working Principles, Messages of support, Resolutions, Speeches to the National Rally, Biographies of Presidents and speeches, list of Organizations that registered as delegated or observers

In whose defence?: Conscription and the SADF

An illustrated booklet on the history and propaganda surrounding conscription in South Africa. Includes the End Conscription Campaign (ECC) declaration entitled Towards a Just Peace.

Relocations: the churches' report on forced removals

Book containing chapters on: Forced removals and relocation of people in South Africa, A history of dispossession, Bantustans: overseers of population control, Some theological considerations.

Torture is part of the system: state violence in South Africa and Namibia

ANC booklet on state violence in South Africa and Namibia.

United Democratic Front National General Council, 1985

This booklet was done after the National General Council of UDF held on the 6 - 7 April 1985.

Federation or desolution

The 33rd lecture in the Alfred and Winifred Hoernle Memorial lecture series delivered by Alan Paton in Johannesburg on 23rd May 1985, in which he believes that South Africa should move towards forming a federal constitution and that the" Verwoerdian Utopia has fallen to pieces"; he also challenge

The South African Communist Party: 65 Years in the frontline of struggle

Booklet commemorating 65 years of the SACP, also discussing leaders of the party.

A distant clap of thunder: Fortieth anniversary of the 1946 mine strike: A Salute by the South African Communist Party to South Africa's Black Mine Workers

Booklet to commemorate the 1946 Miners Strike: "A distant clap of thunder". Fortieth anniversary of the 1946 mine strike. The booklet gives a detailed narrative of events, including photos

Talking with the ANC

Book published by the South African Bureau of Information addressing the question of whether negotiations should be conducted with the African National Congress. Presents historical overview and includes statements from the government and the ANC.

Liberalism and the problem of power

The 34th lecture in the Alfred and Winifred Heornle Memorial Lecture series, delivered by Charles Simkins in which he discusses the issues around applying liberal values to the South African political and economic organisation, focussing on the oppressive use of power.

Legitimacy and struggle

Chapter addressing the question of violence and non-violence as an issue for churches in South Africa.

Do Judges speak out?

This address was delivered by Judge Richard Goldstone who describes his speech as

The road to peace: resource material on negotiations

ANC booklet on negotiations. Includes theory on negotiations, the Freedom Charter, the Constitutional Guidelines and the Harare Declaration, and chapters on experiences of negotiations.

Guaranteeing fundamental freedoms in a new South Africa

The 35th lecture in the Alfred and Winifred Hoernle Memorial Lecture series delivered by Chief Justice M M Corbett in Johannesburg on 7 May 1990, in celebrating the Diamond Jubilee year.

The Mandela Document

ANC booklet containing the full text of a document presented by Nelson Mandela to P W Botha in July 1989, stating his views on the armed struggle, relations with the South African Communist Party and majority rule.

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