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Letter from Marion and Mike to Phyllis Naidoo.

Letter from Marion and Mike to Phyllis Naidoo.


The Indians were sent to work on the sugar cane fields, railways or to work as special servants, ayahs (Nannies) for the White children, waiters or cooks. The Indians lived in atrocious conditions , their wages were low and sometimes they were not paid.

Durban Train Station

Durban railway station is the central railway station in the city of Durban, South Africa, located between Umgeni Road and Masabalala Yengwa Avenue just to ...

Letter from Gwen and Frank to Phyllis Naidoo

Thank you for your letter and the newspaper cutting, showing Bill Morris, our Transport and General Workers Union secretary, lurking in your Sunday papers. We are pleased that he has visited your country, and spoken to your trade union members.

Loop Street, Pietermaritzburg. Office of the Railways (left) and the Museum. The Railways office later became the Police Headquarters

Sepia print 19.9 x 15.5cm


Buffalo chislehurst railway construction

The hostage

Editorial about the necessity of building a rail link between Zambia and Tanzania.

Learn with Dawn - you too, countryman can be a freedom fighter: sabotage of railway systems
Turning the wheels
SARHWU strikes at the wheels of apartheid
SARHWU demands recognition now
Railway workers strike
Railway workers on the track
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