Edward Roux Clipping Scrapbook Collection

Institution: Northwestern University - Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies
Level 5, East Tower, Main Library
1970 North Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208
Phone: 847-467-3084
Fax: 847-467-1233
Date: 1941-1964
Extent: 1.67 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Biographical/Historical Note:
Edward Roux was a South African botanist and professor of botany at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He was the author of Time Longer than Rope-- a History of the Black Man's Struggle for Freedom in South Africa, Gollanez, 1948. 2nd edition, 1964, and a contributor to South African Rationalist, Humanist, Freethinkers, and scientific journals.

Scope and Content Note:
The collection consists of scrapbooks of newspaper clippings documenting daily life under colonial rule and apartheid in South Africa.

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