Dr Frans Petrus Bester (1875-1956), Paarl’s district surgeon,  next to his Swift motorcar during the snowfall (Gribble Collection, Drakenstein Heemkring, Paarl).

Dr Frans Petrus Bester (1875-1956), Paarl’s district surgeon, next to his Swift motorcar during the snowfall (Gribble Collection, Drakenstein Heemkring, Paarl).

Paarl's first motor dealerships

Paarl’s first car dealerships

Royal Hotel.  h/v Hoofstraat en Zion.

Royal Hotel. h/v Hoofstraat en Zion.

Paarl Wine and Brandy Co. 1856

Paarl Wine and Brandy Co. 1856

Hoofstraat Press gebou

Hoofstraat Press gebou

Meulstraat meul in die 1900. selfde gebou is nou die meulstraat teater.

Meulstraat meul in die 1900. selfde gebou is nou die meulstraat teater.

Dwars in die weg. Paarl bank of Africa

Dwars in die weg. Paarl bank of Africa

332 Hoofstraat. h/v Faure straat

332 Hoofstraat. h/v Faure straat

Paarl Dutch Reform 1845

Paarl Dutch Reform 1845

Paarl WP Bank. 1900

Paarl WP Bank. 1900


More ideas
Royal Hotel.  h/v Hoofstraat en Zion.

Royal Hotel. h/v Hoofstraat en Zion.

332 Hoofstraat. h/v Faure straat

332 Hoofstraat. h/v Faure straat

Hoofstraat Patriot gebou

Hoofstraat Patriot gebou

Paarl Wine and Brandy Co. 1856

Paarl Wine and Brandy Co. 1856

On 28 October 1971 the Afrikaanse Taalmonumentkomitee bought the historic house which Gideon Malherbe, affluent Paarl farmer and businessman built for himself c.1860, at public auction for R30,000.

On 28 October 1971 the Afrikaanse Taalmonumentkomitee bought the historic house which Gideon Malherbe, affluent Paarl farmer and businessman built for himself c.1860, at public auction for R30,000.

Dwars in die weg. Paarl bank of Africa

Dwars in die weg. Paarl bank of Africa

Painting by Venezuelan Arturo Michelena, c. 1891, depicting a backstage area at the circus

Painting by Venezuelan Arturo Michelena, c. 1891, depicting a backstage area at the circus

Huguenot Tunnel, near Paarl  I tried holding my breath like you do here in the US. Couldn't do it. Too long! What a feat of engineering! JB

Huguenot Tunnel, near Paarl I tried holding my breath like you do here in the US. Couldn't do it. Too long! What a feat of engineering! JB

Strooidak Church 1805

Strooidak Church 1805

Pinterest
Search