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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1896. Natal Franchise Act

According to this, "the parliamentary vote [in the Republic of Natal] was to be denied to people whose countries of origin did not have 'representative institutions founded on the Parliamentary franchise' "(Davenport 1987: 117).

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