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Mopock (Ndebele) square house, 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305O/2

Scope and Contents

206 x 153 mm. The caption continues: '... many of which contain an inner round room, within a circular walk divided into smaller store rooms. The walls inside are decorated, as are the walls of the courtyards, and the floors are made of cow-dung, patterned. Near Pretoria. 1949'. Although uncredited in this album, this photograph was probably taken by Dorothy Barker (Mrs Malcolm Barker). An identical photograph is held in the Killie Campbell Africana Library under the reference Album D23/001-231 Transvaal Tribes Album 1 [BRN 310829].


  • Creation: 1949

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Finding aid date

2004-09-15 09:20:47+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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