Political activism and developmental work

Scope and Content

The papers relating to Mackay's political activism include material relating to independence movements in Nyasaland/Malawi, Southern Rhodesia/Zimbabwe, Northern Rhodesia/Zambia, South Africa and neighbouring states. Also includes material relating to the United Central Africa Association, the Capricorn Society, Justice for Rhodesia Campaign, International Refugee Council of Zambia and Institute for Race Relations.

Additionally, this series deals with Mackay's developmental work - particularly in Tanzania regarding the building of the new capital city at Dodoma.