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Education Administration Commission records

  • ZA HPRA A1133
  • Archief
  • 1923 - 1924

Names of major correspondents:

Other members of the Commission, F. Clarke, J.H. Hofmeyr, G.Lowe, Secretary to the Commission.

H.C. Green, Organiser v Inspector of Continuation Classes Govt departments.

P. Duncan, Minister of Education.

Topics:

Education.

Technical Training.

Names:

Commission Sir Ernest Chappell.

J.H. Hofmeyr.

F.Clarke.

Clifford Meyer van Coller.

Hofmeyr, Jan Hendrik

Edward Bushnan Rose, Notebook

  • ZA HPRA A1203
  • Archief
  • 1899-1900

A keen observer, Edward Bushnan Rose in his notebook records everything of interest, including an interview with General Smuts when the Boer forces were about to surrender. He included a number of photographs, which he must have obtained from the Barnett's shop in Johannesburg, which was by then run by David Barnett after the death of his brother Joseph.
Rose gives an account of the exodus from Johannesburg prior to the outbreak of war on the 11 October 1899; the alarm in the town; the journey in coal and cattle trucks; the effect in Johannesburg of the declaration of war and under martial law; looting; formation of the Uitlander corps; manufacture of ammunition; commandeering of horses and gold; government proclamations affecting rents and foodstuffs; how the news of Stormberg, Scholtzuch and Colenso was received; Christmas at Johannesburg; cautioning of rumour mongers, relief and other funds; the ambulance corps; hospitals; President Kruger and the British; conduct of Uitlanders; behaviour of the Boers during the war; Boer withdrawals, and casualties up to the relief of Kimberley and Ladysmith; the great explosion at the Begbie's Foundry, which had been used for armaments production by Boer forces, on the 24 April 1900 ; restarting the mines; Smuts ultimatum; termination of the war; condition of British prison camps; surrender of Johannesburg; Dr. Krause's proclamation; hoisting the Union Jack and the surrender of Pretoria.

Edward Bushnan Rose

Papers of Fanny Klenerman

  • ZA HPRA A2031
  • Archief
  • 1916 - 1983

Notes, audio-cassettes, publications, correspondence and memoranda regarding her life, Vanguard Bookshop and the Committee for the Relief of Anti-Nazi Internees.

Also items on the Communist Party of S.A., Max Gordon (trade unionist), Left Book Club, Anti-Fascist League and Johannesburg Film Society.

Klenerman, Fanny

Diocese of Johannesburg

  • ZA HPRA AB2013
  • Archief
  • 1802 - 2000s

Minute-books, correspondence, memoranda, plans, petitions for faculties and properties, parish registers of confirmations, baptisms, marriages and burials for Johannesburg and other Transvaal towns. Subjects are the administration of the diocese through its boards and committees, with particular reference to finance, properties, parish boundaries, missionary conferences and St. Mary's Cathedral.

Anglican Church of Southern Africa (ACSA)

Papers of Reg Chalmers

  • ZA HPRA AB2534
  • Archief
  • 1933 - 1998

Records mainly relating to St George's Cathedral.

Anglican Church of Southern Africa (ACSA)

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