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LEWIN, Julius (fl 1941-1958)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0101 ICS 48
Held at: Institute of Commonwealth Studies
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Full title: LEWIN, Julius (fl 1941-1958)
Date(s): 1941-1966
Level of description: Collection (Fonds)
Extent: 1 box
Name of creator(s): Lewin | Julius | fl 1941-1955 | lecturer in native law, South Africa
Hawarden | Eleanor | fl 1941-1966 | writer, wife of Julius Lewin
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Administrative/Biographical history:

Julius Lewin, Lecturer in Native Law at the University of the Witwatersrand.


Scope and content/abstract:

Papers of Julius Lewin and his wife Eleanor Hawarden on native law in South Africa, 1941-1966. Comprising copies of 18 articles by Lewin on native law, the legal status of African women, Africans and the police, political representation of Africans in South Africa, Britain's colour bar in Africa, inheritance in native law, marriage by natives in South Africa, and racial equality and Commonwealth universities. Two articles by Eleanor Hawarden on prejudice in the classroom and South African history and western civilisation, 1965-1966.

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Conditions governing access:

Open although advance notice should be given. Access to individual items may be restricted under the Data Protection Act or the Freedom of Information Act.

Conditions governing reproduction:

A photocopying service is available at the discretion of the Library staff. Copies are supplied solely for research and private study. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Information Resources Manager.

Finding aids:

Catalogued to item level (see link to repository catalogue).

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

The source of acquisition by ICS is not known.

Allied Materials

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National Register of Archives: Click here to view NRA record

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Compiled by Alan Kucia as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Rules or conventions:
General International Standard Archival Description ISAD(G), 2nd edition, 2000. National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Oct 2001

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