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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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1943. Trading of Occupation & Land (Transvaal & Natal) Act

This act together with the ASIATIC LAND TENURE & REPRESENTATION ACT of 1946 "sought to confine Asian ownership and occupation of land to certain clearly defined areas of towns" (Christopher 1994: 41).

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