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Collection Level Description: Passbook of Mukhacani Samson Chauke

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. s. 2291
Title: Passbook of Mukhacani Samson Chauke
Dates of Creation: 1983-1986
Extent: 40 pp.

Language of Material: English and Afrikaans



Administrative/Biographical History

Mukhacani Samson Chauke studied at Shrilele Secondary School and Shinguredzi High School, South Africa, [1970s?-1983]. In 1984 he was employed by Fidelity Guards (PTY) Ltd. in Florida, then by H.F. Oppenheimer in Johannesburg, 1985, by Fidelity Guards, Johannesburg, as a security guard in the same year, and by H.E. Oppenheimer, Johannesburg, 1985-1986.

Scope and Content

South African passbook in the name of Mukhacani Sampson Chauke.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The passbook was donated to the library by Mr. Chauke c/o The Brenthurst Library, Houghton, South Africa on 24th August 1998.

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Chauke | Mukhacani Samson | fl 1983-1986

Apartheid | South Africa | Sources


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