Fonds A639 - Samuel Olaf Samuelson, Diary

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Samuel Olaf Samuelson, Diary


  • 1871-1880 (Creation)

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holograph, 1 notebook

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Samuel Olaf Samuelson, a civil servant in Natal, describes the life of a schoolboy at the Diocesan Collge in Rondebosch, sea voyages from the Cape to Natal and conditions in Natal and Zululand where his father was a missionary at the St. Paul's Anglican Mission, Empangeni.

Also included is an interesting account of an audience with the Zulu King Cetewayo in 1876.

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