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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1957. Native Urban Areas Amendment Act No 77

Davenport (1987: 548) refers to this as the NATIVES URBAN AREAS AMENDMENT ACT, while Dugard (1978: 425) and Dyzenhaus (1991: 79) refer to this as the GROUP AREAS ACT of 1957.

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