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Robinson Bank, owned by magnate J B Robinson, was closed for a few weeks in early 1900 because of his openly British stance as well as statements he had made (With acknowledgement to Friedel Hansen) Old Pictures, Old Photos, Canadian Soldiers, Historical Pictures, African History, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Bank Branch, Houses

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.

  Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg City, New South, Historical Pictures, African History, Countries Of The World, Aerial View, Live, Old Photos

Rissik Street, Johannesburg

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Visit Johannesburg, the Wonder City. This vintage travel poster circa 1935 show skyscrapers in Johannesburg, South Africa.(via Visit Johannesburg, the Wonder City – Vintagraph) Art Deco Posters, Poster Prints, Tourism Poster, Retro Poster, Poster Vintage, Vintage Artwork, Vintage Prints, Travel Illustration, Building Illustration

Visit Johannesburg, the Wonder City Vintage Travel Poster

Visit Johannesburg, the Wonder City. This vintage travel poster circa 1935 show skyscrapers in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Devonshire Hotel in the Johannesburg City, A Moment In Time, In Law Suite, Historical Pictures, African History, South Africa, Landscape Photography, 1960s

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 …

A collection of old postcards of Johannesburg, South Africa. Johannesburg City, Historical Pictures, African History, Vintage Postcards, Live, Old Photos, South Africa, Around The Worlds

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

A collection of old postcards of Johannesburg, South Africa.

Archived footage and modern technology combine to show you exactly how South Africa’s biggest city has changed over the past 90 years. African History, Historical Photos, Picture Show, South Africa, Paris Skyline, City, World, Bridge, Southern

These pictures show what Joburg looked like in 1930

Archived footage and modern technology combine to show you exactly how South Africa’s biggest city has changed over the past 90 years.

1896 plan of Johannesburg Johannesburg City, South African Art, Vintage World Maps, Wolf, This Or That Questions, History, Cityscapes, Masters, Backyard

Unanswered Questions 120 Years after the Great Braamfontein Dynamite Explosion

Johannesburg is a gold mining city and, through the decades, there have been a number of disasters related to the industry. A walk through Johannesburg's cemeteries offers a visual history of premature loss through mine related explosions. The granite memorial in the Braamfontein Cemetery erected in memory of those who lost their lives in the great dynamite explosion of 1896,

Johannesburg tram in Ellof street Johannesburg City, City Boy, Historical Pictures, African History, The Good Old Days, Old Photos, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Nostalgia

Johannesburg traffic from 1934

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 …

Antique print 'Johannesburg - The market square' From a photo by Wm. Laws Caney from "Round The World"; Print Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Johannesburg City, Historical Pictures, African History, Antique Prints, Old Antiques, Image Shows

JOHANNESBURG. The market square. South Africa 1895 old antique print picture

CAPTION PRINTED BELOW PICTURE: 'Johannesburg - The market square' DATE PRINTED: 1895 IMAGE SIZE: Approx 17.5 x 25.0cm, 7 x 9.75 inches (Medium) TYPE: Antique photographic book plate. There is descriptive text printed below the image CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: The image shown may have been taken from a different example of this print than that which is offered for sale. The print you will receive is in good condition but there may be minor variations in…