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3 Smart Gentlemen with Turbans.
Art by pupils attending Natal Indian Schools from 1940 to 1965

Art by pupils attending Natal Indian Schools from 1940 to 1965

Between Apartheid and Neoliberalism in Durban’s Indian Quarter

A drive from Durban's beaches towards the once bustling ''Indian quarter''will lead to a confluence of three streets: Monty Naicker, Alfred Bitini Xuma, and Yusuf Dadoo.

Borough of Dundee

Dundee - Borough in the Northern Natal

Burning of passes

Burning of passes - 1908

Centenary of Indians in South Africa - A record of a hundred years of Indian progress in various spheres of activity

On Friday, 16th November, 1860, at about three o'clock in the afternoon, there arrived at Port Natal the barque "Truro", bringing the first group of Indians invited by the Colony of Natal lo work on the sugar plantations...




Colonial Enquiry - Newspaper cutting

Indian Opinion newspaper article


The organization herein constituted shall be known as the Natal Indian Association....

Control and Repression: The Plight of Indian Hawkers and Flower Sellers in the Durban CBD, 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.

Elderly Indian Couple with Sons


Extracts from the Round Table
First Indian Cricket Club Westville

Dimensions 941 x 675

First Indian Football Club Westville 1904

Dimensions 1015x696


Indians first came to live in Johannesburg in the 1880's.

Gardening Period

Market gardeners

In the end it was academic: Responses to the establishment of the University College for Indians

It will be wrong to advise an Indian father or a prospective student what choice he should make. Each person must accept the responsibility for his own decision, since whatever decisions he makes there will be sacrifices.

India stretcher bearer corps, Anglo Boer War 1898-1902. Gandhi is in the middle row, 5th from the left

Black and white print 25.0 x 19.2cm

Indian Buses : The History, the Memories, the Personalities

With the recent 150-year celebrations of the arrival of Indians in South Africa many people were remembered and honoured for their contribution to Indian South African culture. In my opinion the same people, personalities, who come to the fore are mentioned continuously when...

Indian Centenary - 1860 - 1960

Indian Centenary - 1860 - 1960


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