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BAH00001_9a
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Description DM2006120105: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. The picture above shows some of the women oall races voting in th grounds, with the Union Building in the backround. (Photograph by Drum photographer © Baileys Archive) neg T25
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Creation_date 2008-02-15T19:58:45
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Title BAH00001_9a
Subcollections Drum Social Histories
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Browse_path Africa Media Online/Bailey's African History Archive/Drum Social Histories
Media Id 43_1229
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Ingestion_path Africa Media Online/Bailey's African History Archive/Drum Social Histories
Credit Line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
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Keywords Drum Magazine,South Africa,Africa,South African history,black and white image,vertical,politics,women,September,1956,protests,Anti-Pass Campaign,Union buildings,1950s,
Collections Baileys African History Archive
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