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Guide to the South African manuscript collections in the South African Library, Cape Town

Guide to the South African manuscript collections in the South African Library, Cape Town

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Published by State Archives Service in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Cape Town
    • Subjects:
    • South African Library -- Catalogs.,
    • Manuscripts -- South Africa -- Cape Town -- Catalogs.,
    • South Africa -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • South Africa -- History -- Manuscripts -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementState Archives Service, Pretoria.
      ContributionsSouth Africa. Directorate State Archives and Heraldic Services.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3606 .S675 1995, DT1787 .S675 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 347 p. ;
      Number of Pages347
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL620255M
      ISBN 100797032177
      LC Control Number96218811

      (Cape Town [South Africa]:) to 2 Dagbreek En Sondagnuus. (Johannesburg [South Africa]:) to 2. The manuscript libraries of Timbuktu are significant repositories of scholarly production in West Africa and the Sahara. Given the large number of manuscript collections it is surprising that Timbuktu as an archive remains largely unknown and under-used. Timbuktu’s manuscript collections .

      When planning a visit to a new country, the first thing you are likely to do is to buy a guidebook on the place; however, if you really want to know about the spirit of a place you need to do more background reading - here are 10 of the best books about South they don't get you in touch with the spirit of the place, not much else : David Bristow.   Variety of digitized manuscripts in African and Arabic languages, with topics ranging from legal and social history; scholarly elites; history of the book and book collecting; history of reading in West Africa and African Arabic calligraphy. (Gerda Henkel Stiftung and the University of Cape Town)Author: Erin Owens.

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Guide to the South African manuscript collections in the South African Library, Cape Town. Cape Town: South African Library, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: W F Tyrrell-Glynn; Margaret Findlay Cartwright; T Goosen; South African Public Library.

Get this from a library. Guide to the South African manuscript collections in the South African Library, Cape Town. [South Africa. Directorate State Archives and Heraldic Services.;] -- Contains information on all items held in the Manuscript Collection of the South African Library, Cape Town, as well as individual manuscripts housed elsewhere.

South Africa had two National Libraries, the South African Library in Cape Town (founded in ), and the State Library in Pretoria (founded in ). In Novemberthe two National Libraries were amalgamated to form the National Library of South Africa (NLSA).

The dual Library contains a wealth of information. The Guide to the Manuscripts in UCT Libraries seeks to provide a synoptic, top-level overview of the manuscript and archival collections in the custody of the Special Collections and Archives section of the University of Cape Town Size: 3MB.

Wilcox, Sarah Sadie - "South West Africa People's Organisation a guide to archival resources and special collections in the Western Cape, South Africa.

Full text. p., In PDF. University of Cape Town, Known as the Dessinian Library, this collection formed the nucleus of the first public library in South Africa and, during the next fifty years, some five hundred books were added to it.

On the founding of the South African Public Library init was handed into the. Contact Details. The Librarian Special Collections University of Cape Town Private Bag x 3 Rondebosch Western Cape South Africa. Tel: +27 () The University of Cape Town Libraries Special Collections consists of printed and audio-visual materials on African studies and a wide array of other specialised subjects, as well as over 1, sub-collections of unique manuscripts and personal papers.

The collection of books and pamphlets exce items on African studies alone. World Book Day Virtual Celebration Solly Mafa Ap Theme “Reading is lit” The National Librarian and CEO of the National Library of South Africa (NLSA), Mr Kepi Madumo invites the members of the media to join him in a.

The NLSA is mandated by the National Library of South Africa Act to collect and preserve published documents and make them accessible to all and to ensure that knowledge is not lost to posterity. The National Library of South Africa, as we know it today, was formed on 1 November as a result of the amalgamation of the two former national.

National Library of South Africa, Cape Town campus (old he left South Africa in presented the Library with his remarkable personal collection of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts and rare books. In the South African Public Library became a legal deposit library for the Cape Colony, and from it received all printed items Country: South Africa.

Data of the South African Genealogical Society on Gravestones; HER-Data of the Bureau of Heraldry on registered heraldic representations; KAB-Cape Town Archives Repository; MAN-National Registers of Manuscripts and Photographs (NAREM and NAREF) National Archives' cartographic and library material, microfilms and copies; NAB-Pietermaritzburg.

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African manuscripts and archives Manuscripts from West Africa were normally loose-leaf and kept in leather bags. The style of this illuminated Qu'ran, from the late 18th/early 19th century, is typical of the region of southern Niger, northern Nigeria and Chad (shelfmark: OR 16,).

The Public Library was converted into the Africana Research Library in which has since become one of the finest research libraries in Southern Africa.

Its collection consists of books, manuscripts, maps, photographs and other documentary material on Kimberley, the Diamond Fields, the Northern Cape archaeology and geology and many thousands. The manuscripts of the Grey Collection in Cape Town Leslie Frank Casson List of books in German on South Africa and South West Africa publishe Ludwig Bielschowsky Not In Library.

A guide to the South African manuscript collections in the South Afric South African Public Library. Not In Library. Publishing History. The Timbuktu Manuscripts Project is a separate project run by the University of Cape Town. In a partnership with the government of South Africa, which contributed to the Timbuktu trust fund, this project is the first official cultural project of the New Partnership for Africa's Development.

It was founded in and is ongoing. About National Library of South Africa. The National Library of South Africa (NLSA) in Pretoria holds a collection of South African published books, rare manuscripts, maps, newspapers, technical reports as well as official foreign and government publications.

Collections are available on paper, microfilm, online, on CD and in digital formats. The South African Journal of Psychology operates a blind peer review process with each manuscript reviewed by at least two referees.

All manuscripts are reviewed as rapidly as possible and the editorial team strives for a decision within weeks of submission, although this is. SUBMIT ONLINE × YOUR ORDER. Empty Shopping cart Electronic versions of your full manuscript should be in one file and not separate chapters.

ABOUT YOU ABOUT YOUR BOOK. This is a working title and can later be changed if requested. Enter the name by which you would like to be known by on your work. Collectors Treasury: Johannesburg, South Africa. AbeBooks' uniqueness is our network of independent booksellers who work with us to provide the most diverse selection of .The National Library of South Africa is the primary provider and custodian of the nation’s key knowledge resources.

It is an amalgamation of two national libraries — the South African Library in Cape Town and the State Library in Pretoria — which was renamed the National Library of South Africa in Situated on the periphery of the historic Company’s Garden, the Cape Town campus is.They were refused passports and were forced to leave South Africa on an exit permit.

As a result they lost their South African citizenship. 14th July. Nat Nakasa dies in exile after a fall from the seventh floor of a building in New York. 19th July. Poet, Ingrid Jonker, commits suicide by drowning in Cape Town. Publication of New Coin, a poetry.