Series 2 - Local histories, Activism in the 1970s to beginning 1990s

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Local histories, Activism in the 1970s to beginning 1990s


  • 2015-2016 (Creation)

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6 interviews with audio recording, PDF of transcripts, photographs

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(21st century)

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The scope of the interviews mainly covers the activism in the 1980s to pre-1994. The interviewees were closely involved in underground armed operations, political rallies to show resistance against the Apartheid state in the area of Graaff-Reinet.

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Consent forms are available for every interview.

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Permission to use the interviews for publication has to be obtained from the Robert Sobukwe Trust

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  • Afrikaans
  • English

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