• Short Summary

    The South African Government's proposals, as set down in the Separate University Education Bill, to ban non-whites from white Universities and to establish separate universities for them, has angered Cape Town University students.

  • Description

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    GV. Archives Buildings.


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    LV. Students outside Archives Buildings.


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    GV. Students with placards outside buildings.


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    CU. Posters.


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    SV. Two students with posters.


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    SV. -ditto-


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    SV. -ditto-


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    GV. Adderaley Street, Cars etc.,


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    LV. Students with posters.


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    SV. Four students with posters.


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    Top V. Students Line up.


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    LV. Two students with posters.


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    S.Top V. People walking.


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    SV. Two students with posters.


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    GV. Archives Buildings.


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    SV. Members of Commission coming out of session.


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    SCU. Woman out of building.


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    CU. Poster.


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    LV. Students with posters.




    Initials JH/VC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The South African Government's proposals, as set down in the Separate University Education Bill, to ban non-whites from white Universities and to establish separate universities for them, has angered Cape Town University students.

    During the parliamentary reading of the Bill, students staged protests and they continue to do so during the hearing of a special commission set up by the Government after much afverse criticism of the Bill.

    The Bill was referred to the commission after the second reading and this was considered an important victory for the opposition.

    The students make their feelings on apatheic, quite clear by their placards.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2FBEL0C5VGR0CZASZMXDEMH1A
    Media URN:
    VLVA2FBEL0C5VGR0CZASZMXDEMH1A
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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