ZA UCT BC1148
HW van der Merwe Papers
- 1942-2000 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
8 archive boxes
Name of creator
Professor HW van der Merwe was Director of the Centre for Intergroup Studies at UCT, mediator and prominent Quaker.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Professor HW van der Merwe.
Scope and content
Papers include: Complete set of his papers and publications, personal papers, contacts with the ANC, 1980s, friendship with the Mandela family, activities of the Centre for Intergroup Studies, records of his mediation in a number of conflicts in Southern Africa.
System of arrangement
Conditions governing access
Contact University of Cape Town Libraries: Special Collections for information about accessing this collection.
Conditions governing reproduction
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Only a high-level description of the collection is maintained in AtoM. For a list of contents, go to http://atom.lib.uct.ac.za/pdfs/BC1148.pdf