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South African ratification of Whaling Agreement of 8 June 1937

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dc.description.abstract TNA FO 94/1539 South Africa signed the Whaling Agreement of 8 June 1937. They ratified it on 20 February 1946, “Agreement for the regulation of whaling” Signed by: Union of South Africa, United States of America, Argentine Republic, Commonwealth of Australia, Germany, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Irish Free State, New Zealand and Norway “desiring to secure the prosperity of the whaling industry, and for that purpose to maintain the stock of whales, have agreed as follows – Sizes of whales Types of whales Places and times when they can be caught Fullest possible use of whales should be made". en_ZA
dc.description.sponsorship Sponsored by the National Research Foundation (South Africa) en_ZA
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Antarctic Legacy of South Africa en_ZA
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dc.publisher British National Archives en_ZA
dc.relation.ispartofseries TNA FO 94/1539
dc.rights copyright en_ZA
dc.subject Antarctica en_ZA
dc.subject British en_ZA
dc.subject Gough Island en_ZA
dc.subject Marion Island en_ZA
dc.subject Prince Edward Island en_ZA
dc.subject SANAE en_ZA
dc.subject Tristan da Cunha en_ZA
dc.subject Whalers en_ZA
dc.subject Whaling en_ZA
dc.title South African ratification of Whaling Agreement of 8 June 1937 en_ZA
dc.type Document en_ZA
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