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The 1913 strike, 1960 - 1983

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 199/2/1/1

Scope and Contents

This file consists of research notes, bibliographies and copies or extracts from the following pamphlets or speeches:

‘The strike and its lessons: being a speech delivered by the Right Hon. John X. Merriman, at Stellenbosch, 5th Aug. 1913’

‘Labour upheaval on the Rand', ‘Weekly times & farmers’ record’, 12 July 1913

‘The attempt to crush labour. A reply to Smuts. [F.H.P] Creswell’s Speech on Indemnity Bill, Feb. 1914’

‘The Syndicalist conspiracy in South Africa. A scathing indictment: being General J.C. Smuts’ speech in the Union Parliament on the recent deportations’.


  • Creation: 1960 - 1983


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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

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Date information

DateText: The dates are approximate..

Finding aid date

2009-10-12 14:13:41+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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