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A sad reminder of the once lively District Six community before apartheid. (Gallo) District Six fails to rise from the ashes of apartheid | News | National | M&G

District Six fails to rise from the ashes of apartheid - The Mail & Guardian

More than 50 years since the heart was ripped out of this vibrant Cape Town community, little has been done to restore the area.

District Six in its heyday

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Memories of District Six, via Flickr.

Memories of District Six

A mini-documentary of District Six, Cape Town, broadcast during the BBC's coverage of WC 2010. www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=29370108599#!/video/video....

Hanover Street, District Six c1969. | by Etiennedup

Hanover Street, District Six c1969.

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Woman reading a letter in the doorway, District Six, Cape Town, South Africa

Woman reading a letter in the doorway, District Six, Cape Town, South Africa

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Stone Street

Colour photograph of children playing in Stone Street, District Six before destruction

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Vernon Terrace (2)

Black and white photograph of the three top stairs leading into Vernon Terrace in District Six, before destruction. Two children and visible in the foreground and Table Mountain in the background.

Now in his 70s, the South African photographer Cloete Breytenbach began working as a journalist on an Afrikaans-language newspaper in Cape T...

The Spirit of District Six: 32 Interesting Black and White Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Cape Town, South Africa in 1970

Now in his 70s, the South African photographer Cloete Breytenbach began working as a journalist on an Afrikaans-language newspaper in Cape Town in 1951 and went on to an international career. But Cape Town remained his home base, and “District Six,” his moving series of photographs at White Box, is set there. District Six was the name of an area that was Dutch colonial farmland in the 18th century and by the 20th had become a lively part of Cape Town. Its population was racially and…

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Upper Ashley Street

Black and white photographs of chimney pots of houses from behind Upper Ashley Street in District Six before destruction

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National Cinema

Black and white photograph of National Cinema in William Street, District Six, before destruction