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Western Cape, Province of the (province)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 624 Collections and/or Records:

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Houses of Parliament and monument to commemorate the visit of the Duke and Duchess of York and Cornwall to Cape Town, 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305I/5
Scope and Contents

99 x 75 mm. A view of the Parliament buildings, with the commemorative stone marking the visit of the future King George V and Queen Mary to Cape Town in August 1901 visible in the foreground.

Dates: 1902
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Houses of Parliament, Cape Town, 1950

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059U/5
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Hout Bay - Cape. The Marine Drive at Chapman's Peak, 1925

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305E/10
Scope and Contents

203 x 152 mm. A view looking down from Chapman's Peak on the Marine Drive on to Hout Bay, on the Atlantic side of the Cape Peninsula.

Dates: 1925
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Hout Bay - showing [several words illegible] 26th Oct'r 1866. Drizzling and cloudy, 1866-10

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/35
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280 x 224 mm. Showing the beach at Hout Bay, on the Atlantic facing side of the Cape peninsula, with sand dunes and a headland in the background.

Dates: 1866-10
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Hout's Bay from the beach - on a misty day. 26th October 1866. Drizzling rain and clouds, 1866-10

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/37
Scope and Contents

265 x 223 mm. A view looking along the sandy beach at Hout Bay with a headland in the distance.

Dates: 1866-10
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Hydrangea beds, Groote Schuur, 1905

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059P/8
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In praise of a Morris '8', 1939

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 348/1/8/9
Scope and Contents

An account of a journey from Cape Town to Northern Rhodesia, with a covering letter to Morris Industries Exports Ltd from A.St.J. Sugg, Luanshya, Northern Rhodesia, 19 July 1939. There is no indication of whether the account is by Sugg or by his wife.

Dates: 1939
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In the Forest, Knysna, C.P. , 1920 - 1929

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC South Africa/138
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Postcards showing South Africa.

Dates: 1920 - 1929
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In the Hex River Valley. A fruit train, 1925

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305E/32
Scope and Contents

202 x 151 mm. Showing a locomotive drawing a load of freight wagons passing through the Hex River Valley against a background of mountains.

Dates: 1925
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Inscribed stone in South African Museum, 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305I/24
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Inscribed stone, South African Museum, Cape Town, 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305I/26
Scope and Contents

101 x 75 mm. Showing an inscribed block of stone, the inscription on which reads 'Hier leit begraven Jan Gerrit sen van Amsterdam opper Stuirman op het schip Holland stareden 24 April A° 1624.'

Dates: 1902
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Inside of Castle, Cape Town, 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059T/7
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Investiture of O.B.E. to Lieutenant Colonel F.M.G. McConechy, Cape Town, March 25, 1949, 1949-03-25

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 9/41
Scope and Contents

81 x 134 mm. Showing F.M.G. McConechy shaking hands with Gideon Brand van Zyl (1873-1956), Governor General of South Africa 1945-1950, after the award of the O.B.E. (Military Division).

Dates: 1949-03-25
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Jacob's Ladder, St James, C.P., 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC South Africa/119
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Collection of coloured postcards, publisher unknown.

Dates: 1920
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John Noble, Clerk, Hose of Assembly, C, Town [i.e. Cape Town], 1860 - 1898

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305L/24
Scope and Contents 60 x 94 mm. A carte de visite half length studio portrait of John Noble (1836-1898) seated with one arm resting on a table. A brother of professor Roderick Noble, he arrived in Cape Town in 1857 and worked as a journalist on the newly founded Cape Argus. From 1865-97 he served as a clerk to the house of Assembly and was the editor of The Cape Monthly Magazine from 1875-79. His descriptive handbook of Cape Colony… was published in 1875 and he was the author of numerous other works. From...
Dates: 1860 - 1898
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Kalk Bay - Col. Aston's house on left hand, 1857 - 1879

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/62
Scope and Contents

139 x 68 mm. A view looking across a field at Kalk Bay towards a group of houses with the whitewashed house of Col. Aston at the extreme left of the print. Col. Aston's wife was also a pioneer amateur photographer and received a prize at the Cape Town Fine Arts Exhibition of 1858 for a portrait of Sir George Grey, see Bull, M. and Denfield, J. (1970), pp 110-12.

Dates: 1857 - 1879
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Kalk Bay - from above Bishop's house, 1863 - 1867

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/67
Scope and Contents

140 x 68 mm. A similar view to the preceding print.

Dates: 1863 - 1867
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Kalk Bay, from pier, C.P., 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/PC South Africa/122
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Collection of coloured postcards, publisher unknown.

Dates: 1920
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Kalk Bay - rocks on beach. Miss Ogilvie, 1863 - 1867

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/68
Scope and Contents

139 x 69 mm. A view looking along the shore of Kalk Bay, with fingers of rock reaching out into the sea and a headland in the distance. The reference to Miss Ogilvie is unclear, but presumably the view was taken from or near her house. A note in C.W. Busk's hand adds: 'Miss Ogilvie, afterwards Mrs. Philpot, was the sister of Canon Ogilvie (Gog), Head Master Dio: Coll. [Diocesan College at Rondebosch]'.

Dates: 1863 - 1867
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Kalk Bay, the Point [i.e. Kaappunt]. Simon's Town [i.e. Simonstad] in the distance, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059S/4
Scope and Contents

205 x 154 mm. A view looking south from Kalk Bay (in False Bay) towards Simon's Town and Cape Point on the horizon.

Dates: 1900
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Kango, 1968-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Marnham X/131
Scope and Contents

[Cave].

Dates: 1968-08