Indian South Africans Collection

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Author: Maynard W. Swanson
Publication date: 1983
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It is common knowledge that Indians came to South Africa in two categories, namely as indentured Indians and as 'free' or 'passenger' Indians. The former came as a result of a triangular pact among...
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Prelims Preface Chapter 1: The chow-chow pickle jar. Chapter 2: Stepping out. Chapter 3: Indian Delights. Chapter 4: Fahmida's Worlds. Chapter 5: Iqraa. Chapter 6: Bake, Jumble and Trust....
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For some considerable time, the Author has been contemplating a survey of the social, educational, cultural, religious, economic and political development of the people of South Indian origin in this...
Author: B. R. Naidoo
Archive Type: Online book
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Author: C. Sewpershad
Publication date: 1972-05-00
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Publisher: Reality Publications, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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Author: Maurice Webb
Publication date: 1957-04-00
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Publication date: 1990-09-00
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Publisher: African People's Democratic Union of Southern Africa (Natal)
Introduction Chapter One Chapter Two Chapter Three Conclusion Bibliography Primary Sources
Author: Riashnee Pather
Archive Type: Theses and Dissertations
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Passive Resistance 1946 - A Selection of Documents, is a record of the second resistance movements waged by Indians in the country; the first was waged by Gandhi at the beginning of the century. The...
Author: E.S. Reddy & Fatima Meer
Archive Type: Online book
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Contents Le Rona Re Batho by Phyllis Naidoo - Introduction Chapter 1 - The House at Lower Seoli Chapter 2 - SADF Speaks... Chapter 3 - Historical Lesotho Chapter 4 - Poor, yet generous...
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Contents History of Muslims in South Africa: Introduction History of Muslims in South Africa: 1652 - 1699 History of Muslims in South Africa: 1700 - 1799 History of Muslims in South Africa:...
Author: Ebrahim Mahomed Mahida
Archive Type: Online book
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An Appreciation By Sir Evelyn Baring, High Commissioner For The United Kingdom I first met Abdulla Kajee on the quay at Durban in July 1929, when I stepped off a British India steamer at the end of...
Author: C. H. Calpin
Publication date: c. 1950s
Archive Type: Online book
Publisher: IQBAL study group, Durban

Contents Economic Development and the Expansion of the African Working Class The Quiescence of Political Organisation in the 1930s Mass Spontaneity and the Radicalism of African Political...
Publication date: 1995
Archive Type: Book chapter

Mr. President, Ladies and Gentlemen: I am deeply conscious of the signal honour it is to be asked to open this 20th conference of the South African Indian Congress, and I wish to thank you for the...
Author: Dr. S. M. Molema
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

The passive resistance campaign was launched on 13 June 1946 and finally suspended on 31 May 1948. The report of the Passive Resistance Council, reproduced here almost in its entirety, relates the...
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From the book: Women and Gender in Southern Africa to 1945 edited by Cherryl Walker To Protector of Indian Immigrants, 27th June 1916. Dear Sir, Bearers wish to be registered as man and...
Author: Jo Beall
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Gandhiji often stressed that satyagraha is not mere jail-going. He warned, during the first satyagraha in South Africa, as early as 1909: "A satyagrahi must be afraid neither of imprisonment...
Author: E. S. Reddy
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From the book: A Documentary History of Indian South Africans edited by Surendra Bhana and Bridglal Pachai In January 1949 a bitter racial conflict occurred in Durban. The consequent loss of...
Author: Surendra Bhana and Bridglal Pachai
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Sports and the Liberation Struggle: a Tribute to Sam Ramsamy and others who fought apartheid sport by E.S. Reddy (Former Director, United Nations Centre against Apartheid). In South Africa, as...
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From the book: A Documentary History of Indian South Africans edited by Surendra Bhana and Bridglal Pachai For the serious researcher investigating any aspect of the history of indentured...
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From the book: A Documentary History of Indian South Africans edited by Surendra Bhana and Bridglal Pachai The President's Council was appointed in September 1980 with the task of...
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In 1942, shortly before Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi launched the Quit India Movement, I was present in Sevagram as a six-and-a-half-year-old child. My memories also include a visit with my parents and...
Author: Rajmohan Gandhi
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From the book: History of Muslims in South Africa by Ebrahim Mahomed Mahida 1804 Attainment of freedom of worship 23 By 1804, the number of the Vryezwarten or Free Blacks, majority of whom...
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On June 13, 1996, President Nelson Mandela inaugurated a year-long observance of the 1946 Indian passive resistance in South Africa. Speaking at the University of Natal in Durban, he described the...
Author: E. S. Reddy
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Originally no provision was made for the education of Indians. The Reverend Stott of the Wesleyan Mission established a school for Indian labourers in 1868 and four years later advised...
Author: Frene Ginwala
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Author: E.S. Reddy
Publication date: 21 November 1991
Archive Type: Online book
Publisher: The University of Durban-Westville

The African National Congress of South Africa, founded in January 1912, got a lot of support from Mahatma Gandhi, who had already begun his campaign of passive resistance against racism. E.S. REDDY...
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From the book: A Documentary History of Indian South Africans edited by Surendra Bhana and Bridglal Pachai When the Group Areas Act was passed in 1950, all Indian political organisations...
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The Gandhi Development Trust recognises on this important occasion of the centenary of Phoenix Settlement, the outstanding contribution, dedication and devoted service rendered by the following...
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The following article was written just before the Emergency, having been commissioned by the Editor to commemorate one hundred years of Indian settlement in South Africa. The large number of Indians...
Author: Fatima Meer
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Mahatma Gandhi achieved greatness for the struggles that he fought on the political, economic, cultural and moral fronts. His ideas about love, truth, soul force (‘brahmacharya’) and...
Author: Goolam Vahed
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During the latter half of 2010, a series of events commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the first Indian indentured laborers in Natal will take place across South Africa. The preparations have...
Author: Omar Badsha and Jon Soske
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From the book: A Documentary History of Indian South Africans edited by Surendra Bhana and Bridglal Pachai The South African Institute of Race Relations sponsored a symposium in 1956, the...
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Although Indians had been among the first slaves that had been brought to the Cape in the second half of the seventeenth century, it was only after the 1860s that southern Africa had a relatively...
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