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Food and Canning Workers Union officials (left to right): Betty du Toit, Oscar Mpetha, Ray Alexander, Maria Williams and David Jantjies

Theme: White Workers! On Which Side Are You?


Call Number: D02.01.02
Identifier: EW023-3-1
Title: Food and Canning Workers Union officials (left to right): Betty du Toit, Oscar Mpetha, Ray Alexander, Maria Williams and David Jantjies
Subject: Betty du Toit;
David Jantjies;
Eli Weinberg;
Food and Canning Workers Union;
Maria Williams;
Non-racialism;
Oscar Mpetha;
Ray Alexander
Description: This black and white photograph of Food and Canning Workers Union officials, from left to right: Betty du Toit, Oscar Mpetha, Ray Alexander, Maria Williams and David Jantjies was taken by by Eli Weinberg in the 1940s. This photograph was provided by the International Defence and Aid Fund (IDAF) for reproduction on page 13 of Julie Frederikse's book 'The Unbreakable Thread: non-racialism in South Africa' originally published by Ravan Press in 1990. Included in SAHA's online edition of the book and in the virtual exhibition 'Tracing the unbreakable thread: non-racialism in South Africa', courtesy of the UWC-Robben Island Museum Mayibuye Archives
Creator: Eli Weinberg
Type: Photograph
Format: Jpeg
Source: UWC-Robben Island Museum Mayibuye Archives
Coverage: South Africa
Rights: Eli Weinberg, UWC-Robben Island Museum Mayibuye Archives
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