Historical South Africa

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Apartheid in South Africa The bench is empty but this young black woman in a Johannesburg railway station would be breaking the law if she sat on it. UN Photo Apartheid, Black History Books, Black History Month, Fosse Commune, Young Black, African Diaspora, Nelson Mandela, African History, Civil Rights

Apartheid in South Africa

The bench is empty but this young black woman in a Johannesburg railway station would be breaking the law if she sat on it. There has been much talk recently about desegregating racially segregated public facilities. The reality defies the rhetoric. 1/Jan/1982. UN Photo/DB. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/

Muizenberg, Cape Town , South Africa, in I want a photo like this Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, Safari, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Old Photos, Live

Cape Town , South Africa, in Colour....1949

Muizenberg beach( mountain of mice) was a very popular resort in those early years. These days it seemed to have lost its glamour to the Atlantic seaboard of Clifton and Camps Bay.

The good old days😊😊😊 Summer Memories, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, Vintage Labels, Vintage Toys, Vintage Stuff, Vintage Photos, Johannesburg City, Union Of South Africa

We had a chant in the car to drive our parents crazy: " We want a treat....an ice cream or a Crunchie" .....and we'd very often stop at Doll's House to get just that! Ah...them good ol' days!

Hanover street, District Six - Cape Town - One of the iconic streets in Cape Town.especially well-known due to an old popular song in South Africa. Apartheid Museum, Hanover Street, Desert Life, Most Beautiful Cities, City Streets, Old Pictures, Cape Town, Live, The Great Outdoors

Hanover street, District Six 1964.

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Cape Town travel guide, written by locals, read by everyone. Find out what's happening and what's good in this beautiful city today. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Whale Watching, African History, Live, Night Life, Places To See

N1 into Cape Town c1956.

On the extreme right is Ysterplaat Air Force base and a huge block of flats (military) now occupies the space where the houses are.To the left was Windemere, a low cost housing estate now long gone.a Railway line (to the airbase) crossed the road at about from where this photo was taken. Photo; Thanks to Gertrude Panzenberger Smith for the use of this image. For more of her images see; www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.267084730055590.54182.1...

Miriam Makeba on the cover of DRUM magazine (South Africa) circa 1957 Drum Magazine, Jet Magazine, Black Magazine, Vitra Museum, Vitra Design Museum, African History, African Art, Reef Girls, Vintage Drums

Newmanology

Newmanology is a collection of magazine, newspaper, book, and LP covers, posters, illustration, and other graphic visual joy, edited and curated by Robert Newman. Newmanology on Twitter Newmanology...

Main Road, Wynberg 1900 - My hometown. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, South African Artists, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, Cape Town, The Great Outdoors, West Coast

Main Rd.Wynberg c1900.

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