Photograph collection of History and Politics

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Mill_Made_From_Disused_Sugar_Mills_Scattered_Over_Natal

Sugar cane flourished so much in Natal that the first mill was set up on the Compensation flats in 1850. As sugar became a larger crop in about ...

 

Mr H Robinson

Sugar Barons

Repatriation

After 10 Years service some Indians returned Home

Report of the Protector of Indian Immigrants for the Year 1877

Report of the PROTECTOR OF INDIAN IMMIGRANTS 1877-1888. Report of the Protector of Immigrants for the year June 30, 1895. Report of the ...

Petition by 10 Waiters of the Royal Hotel to the Protector

Protector of Indian Immigrants was appointed in response to these abuses. The ... A petition by ten waiters

Financial Statement and Receipt of Installment of Property

Report of the Protector of Indian Immigrants

Zulu Warriors

Group of Zulu Warriors

Letter of guarantee for transfer of Indians

Indian Immigration Trust Board

Early Implements issued to the Indentured labourers for use in their daily work

Early Implements issued to the Indentured labourers for use in their daily work

Agreement Law

Law 13 of 1859: dealt with the arrival of immigrants into Natal.  In summary, this law stated that only licensed persons could bring immigrants into the Colony.  The Immigration Agent (later the P

Tea Estate

Tea estates in the Stanger district on the north coast made the most intensive use of women's labour on plantations. Mechanisation was not ...

Indian Xmas at the Umgeni River

Umgeni River

Bamboo square settlement at the Point on the beach population

Bamboo Square at the Point, Durban' was one nineteenth century settlement of ... Coast. In the next phase the settlement was inhabited by workers who.

Indian Women washing clothes Umgeni River

Durban is home to the largest Indian population in South Africa. ... commodities such as payer goods, spices, cooking utensils, religious books and clothing. ... The main areas that Indians occupied were beyond the Umgeni River, ..

Indian jugglers outside Kenilworth Hotel Johannesburg

Indian Juggler

Indian Xmas on the Umgeni River

Arrival of the Indian indentured ... The main areas that Indians occupied were beyond the Umgeni River, ...

Early Indian Settlers

Early Indian Settlers

Early Indenture Indian families

Image of early Indentured Indian Labour in the Colony of Natal

Sugar cane fields

Labourers on the Cane fields

Arrival of Indians

The Coolies Here from the Natal Mercury", ... However, we published intelligence which left no doubt as to the speedy arrival of the ... who boarded the Truro at daylight, and found that the Indian was in ...

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