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Oscar Mpetha (5 August 1909 - 15 November 1994) (seated) was a teacher and a trade unionist. He was the organiser and later General Secretary of the African Food and Canning Workers Union. He was president of the Cape branch of the ANC and served in the executive national leadership of the United Democratic Front. He served long term sentences with many political prisoners. © Processed prints

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Image Number: 399_13
Caption: Oscar Mpetha (5 August 1909 - 15 November 1994) (seated) was a teacher and a trade unionist. He was the organiser and later General Secretary of the African Food and Canning Workers Union. He was president of the Cape branch of the ANC and served in the executive national leadership of the United Democratic Front. He served long term sentences with many political prisoners.
Location: ANC Office
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Dimensions: 5710 x 3997 px
DPI: 600
Orientation: landscape
File Type: image
Model Release: MR-NON
Property Release: PR-NON
Keywords: Oscar Mpetha, apartheid era, freedom fighters, anti-apartheid, political activities, South Africans, black African people, black African men, ANC, South African history, apartheid, African National Congress, political parties, liberation struggle, political activists, black South Africans, Africa, South Africa, black and white image
Credit: Processed prints / ANC Archives