Johannesburg

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Johannesburg - one of the few cities not built on a water source. Originally a mining camp - contemporary with Los Angeles and other late 19th Century cities but so unique. Research project for a dramatic film.

Tony Baggott
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Rissik Street, Johannesburg

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Eliot Elisofon, Aerial View of Downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, 1959 Pushpa Padayichie Paises Da Africa, Out Of Africa, South Africa, Johannesburg Skyline, Apartheid Museum, Port Elizabeth, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Aerial View

Any photos from 1960-1990?

I wish Jo'burg would get back to its former state...safe, secure and cosmopolitan (and I am not suggesting the former apartheid regime). It would be nice...

The West Wing - The Johannesburg Park Station concourse. Johannesburg Skyline, Tuscan Column, Glass Structure, Russian Architecture, Abandoned Ships, Water Sources, Fish Ponds, Park City, Nostalgia

Take a look inside Johannesburg's 1930's Park Station concourse [photos]

The 1930's Park Station concourse designed by architect Gordon Leith looks like it was built especially for the likes of Jay Gatsby. This is how it looks like today:

A View of the Northern Suburbs of Johannesburg Johannesburg City, Water Sources, African History, Public Art, Old Photos, South Africa, Cities, Nostalgia, Explore

A View of the Northern Suburbs of Johannesburg

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Vintage photo of my home neighbourhood Orange Grove, Johannesburg Johannesburg City, Third World Countries, Orange Grove, Water Sources, Car In The World, Historical Pictures, African History, Back In The Day, Live

Orange Grove, Johannesburg

The earliest popular resort of Johannesburg, situated three miles from Market Square. Although quite isolated not many years back, growing townships now abut all around.

Commissioner Street, Johannesburg from Jeppestown Johannesburg City, Water Sources, Car In The World, African History, Back In The Day, Historical Photos, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Paris Skyline

Commissioner Street, Johannesburg from Jeppestown

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Zoo Lake in Joburg by Etienne du Plessis Johannesburg Skyline, Water Sources, The Old Days, Historical Pictures, African History, Old Pictures, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Dolores Park

Any photos from 1960-1990?

I wish Jo'burg would get back to its former state...safe, secure and cosmopolitan (and I am not suggesting the former apartheid regime). It would be nice...

Another picture of Johannesburg taken around It could be of Market Street because to the left is the market square, believed to be the biggest of its kind anywhere in South Africa (With acknowledgement to Friedel Hansen) Johannesburg City, Water Sources, African History, Worlds Largest, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Paris Skyline, Past, Fuentes De Agua

View of Johannesburg

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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, Live

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…