Old South Africa

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Margate beach front - South Africa... I had scones on this strip and watched little African boys dance with their drums <3

Margate beach front - South Africa

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Robinson Bank, Simmonds Street, Johannesburg

Postcard View Amongst the leading institutions of the town, founded by Mr. J. B. Robinson, one of the pioneers of the Rand. It is a handsome block, situated in Market Square at the corner of Simmonds Street.

Postcards of the Past - Vintage Postcards of Johannesburg, South Africa

A collection of old postcards of Johannesburg, South Africa.

A MEMORY OF DAWSON’S HOTEL, JOHANNESBURG (1963)

Dawson’s Hotel in Johannesburg was once an establishment of importance in the life of the city and remains one filled with wonderful memories for me. In its heyday, it was one of the city’s best ho…

Postcards of the Past - Vintage Postcards of Johannesburg, South Africa

A collection of old postcards of Johannesburg, South Africa.

Jouberts Park, Johannesburg

Within a few years, what at one time was a bare stretch of veldt has been converted into a smiling garden with shady lanes and beautiful flower beds, thus forming one of the most attractive pleasure resorts of Johannesburg.

Harrison Street, Johannesburg

The Consolidated Building, seen on the right, has added greatly to the appearance of the street.

David Goldblatt's photography

Pictures from South African photographer David Goldblatt's solo exhibition TJ at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg: Some things old, some things new and some much the same

Colosseum Theatre, Johannesburg (1954)

The Colosseum was situated in Commissioner Street, Johannesburg and was opened by General Jan Smuts on 4th October 1933. It occupied an entire city block with a west and east wing containing offices. (Source: cinemasouvenirs.net/) [ID-3462/15]

Hospital Hill (Old Suburb between Braamfontein & Hillbrow)

Some housekeeping: Please follow me on Instagram at @johannesburg1912 where I post interesting Johannesburg related stuff on weekends (mainly). Follow this blog via e-mail HERE. Scroll down on the …

History of Braamfontein Pt.2 (Lost Braamfontein)

Some housekeeping: Please follow me on Instagram at @johannesburg1912 where I post interesting Johannesburg related stuff on weekends (mainly). Follow this blog via e-mail HERE. Scroll down on the …

APARTHEID | TOWNSHIPS & HOMELANDS

Urbanisme, Architecture et le monde politique

The Best South Africa Road Trip Itinerary

A detailed South Africa road trip itinerary from Johannesburg to Cape Town in one month via Kruger, Drakensberg Mountains, Wild Coast and the Garden Route.

History of Braamfontein Pt.2 (Lost Braamfontein)

Some housekeeping: Please follow me on Instagram at @johannesburg1912 where I post interesting Johannesburg related stuff on weekends (mainly). Follow this blog via e-mail HERE. Scroll down on the …

Prison warders homes at Pretoria Central Prison

Prison warders homes at Pretoria Central Prison