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Anti Pass campaign
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Title Anti Pass campaign
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Credit Line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
Keywords Drum Magazine, South Africa, South African history, black and white image, horizontal, September, women, politics, 1956, apartheid, Anti-Pass Campaign, Union buildings, protests, 1950s, Pretoria, Drum Photographer,
Collections Baileys African History Archive
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Description DM2000072668:SAED:POLITICS:WOMEN:SEP1956 - Anti-Pass Campaign - On August 9, 1956, 20 000 women of all races, some with babies on their backs, from the cities and towns, from reserves and villages, took a petition addressed to the Prime Minister to the Union Buildings in Pretoria. He was not in. The petition demanded of Strijdom that the pass laws be abolished. In 1955 - Protest women wait - Women from all over the Reef gathered at the Union Buildings, Pretoria on thursday, October 27, to protest to Cabinet Minister about a suggestion that African women carry passes and against the Bantu Educaion Act. (Photograph by Drum photographer Baileys Archive) neg T25 -
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City Pretoria
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Subcollections Drum Social Histories
Creation_date 1956-08-09T00:00:00
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