Photographs of Johannesburg in the late 1950s and early ...

2016-4-20  A few years ago we received a selection of magnificent late 1950s and early 1960s photographs of Johannesburg from Gordon Clarke (via 702). The significance of the photographs goes far beyond a snapshot of the City at the time as Clarke explains:For me they were not just photos of Johannesburg but a poignant memory of what I had had to leave behind.

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Ecologies of Gold: Mining Landscapes of Johannesburg

2011-2-1  In the early 1960s, Top Star was converted into a drive-in movie theater, which showed movies until 2006, when it was shut down by DRD Gold to extract latent gold in the mine waste. The mine dump’s dramatic height within Johannesburg’s urban core offered spectacular views of the Central Business District. [Photo

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Johannesburg Timeline 1800-1991 South African History

2017-4-27  Today it is the only survivor of the mining camps’s early newspapers. 1888 The Johannesburg Lighting Company is formed, and the first telephones are installed on the Rand by Hubert Davies. 16 January, The first Johannesburg Exchange is opened by J.W Sauer. 15 March, The first Hospital Board is created.

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Johannesburg Goldmine Photos et images de collection ...

Parcourez 20 photos et images disponibles de johannesburg goldmine, ou lancez une nouvelle recherche pour explorer plus de photos et images. South Africa, Gauteng, Johannesburg: Crown-Goldmine: Plant for crushing gold ore. - probably in the 1910s. Recruitment of black goldmine-workers: a foreman explains the use of a helmet and the mine lamp ...

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A remarkable album of early 20th century views of ...

2018-4-14  The date of the album is somewhere during the early 20th century, probably post 1905 and pre-1910. The set of images opens with a foldout page showing panoramic views of the two faces of Johannesburg, the modern town with the focal point of Market Square and the second a view of the Simmer and Jack Mine in Germiston.

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Old maps of Johannesburg

Union of South Africa Special Map Accompanying Richmond's South African All Mining Year Book (Sheet 2) Union of South Africa. Special map accompanying Richmond's South African All Mining Year Book illustrating the location of Mines, Quarries and Works. Johannesburg

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Johannesburg Vintage Photos and Premium High Res

Browse 2,179 johannesburg vintage stock photos and images available, or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. The Three Jazzomolos, Jacob 'Mzala' Lepers on bass, Ben 'Gwigwi' Mrwebi on alto sax and Sol 'Beegeepee' Klaaste on piano, Johannesburg, 1953. Journalist props his feet up on the desk at the offices of 'Drum ...

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South-African-Mines - Mining Artifacts

2015-1-1  Mining in South Africa has been the main driving force behind the history and development of Africa's most advanced and richest economy. Large scale and profitable mining started with the discovery of a diamond on the banks of the Orange River in

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Historical Papers, Wits University

2011-11-11  Historical Papers Research Archive, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2017. The collection contains documents relating to the activities of the Johannesburg Civic Theatre for the period of 1962 to 2017. The records include historical information about the theatre and its development over the years, programmes of ...

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Hunter coal industry history, looking at the archives photos

2016-8-24  146. 147. 148. The Hunter has a rich mining history. Scroll back in time and take a look at the old coal mines, miners and machinery which shaped the Hunter’s future. These photos have been supplied by the University of Newcastle's Cultural Collections with

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Johannesburg Goldmine Photos and Premium High Res

Browse 22 johannesburg goldmine stock photos and images available, or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. Gold Mine, Johannesburg', early 20th century. Smoking chimneys of a factory in the gold mining area of South Africa. [G. B.

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Ecologies of Gold: Mining Landscapes of Johannesburg

In the early 1960s, Top Star was converted into a drive-in movie theater, which showed movies until 2006, when it was shut down by DRD Gold to extract latent gold in the mine waste. The mine dump’s dramatic height within Johannesburg’s urban core offered spectacular views of the Central Business District. [Photo

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Johannesburg Goldmine Photos et images de collection ...

Parcourez 20 photos et images disponibles de johannesburg goldmine, ou lancez une nouvelle recherche pour explorer plus de photos et images. South Africa, Gauteng, Johannesburg: Crown-Goldmine: Plant for crushing gold ore. - probably in the 1910s. Recruitment of black goldmine-workers: a foreman explains the use of a helmet and the mine lamp ...

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Mining History The Heritage Portal

2021-9-1  Harking back to Johannesburg's first gold mining boom, a rare stamp battery has been revived by a specialist restoration project. The centrepiece of an open-air mining display in central Johannesburg, this massive piece of mining machinery can be seen standing tall at

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Johannesburg Vintage Photos and Premium High Res

Browse 2,179 johannesburg vintage stock photos and images available, or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. The Three Jazzomolos, Jacob 'Mzala' Lepers on bass, Ben 'Gwigwi' Mrwebi on alto sax and Sol 'Beegeepee' Klaaste on piano, Johannesburg, 1953. Journalist props his feet up on the desk at the offices of 'Drum ...

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This is what Joburg looked like in 1900 - BusinessTech

2015-10-22  Amazing images of Johannesburg from late 19th century and early 20th century (1880s – 1900s) have surfaced online – this is how the city looked in its early life.

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The Wake of South Africa's Abandoned Gold Mines

2021-9-5  These photos below show the dust blowing off the top of the second tallest mine dump in South Africa on the 31st of August 2007 on a very windy day. This dust blows across the entire of Johannesburg and in parts of Bryanston in Johannesburg’s

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Brief history of gold mining in South Africa - Mining for ...

2021-9-5  First large gold mining company established and the commencement of the development and the population of Johannesburg increased ten-fold in just four years. A new class, the Randlords, emerged 1887 Africa’s largest stock market, the JSE, was started specifically to fund the mining

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Historical Papers, Wits University

2011-11-11  Historical Papers Research Archive, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2017. The collection contains documents relating to the activities of the Johannesburg Civic Theatre for the period of 1962 to 2017. The records include historical information about the theatre and its development over the years, programmes of ...

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Photographs - The National Archives

The National Archives holds one of the largest and most significant collections of photographs in the United Kingdom. Running into millions of individual items, these photographs have been amassed during the working lives of central government departments and

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Johannesburg Vintage Photos and Premium High Res

Browse 2,179 johannesburg vintage stock photos and images available, or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. The Three Jazzomolos, Jacob 'Mzala' Lepers on bass, Ben 'Gwigwi' Mrwebi on alto sax and Sol 'Beegeepee' Klaaste on piano, Johannesburg, 1953. Journalist props his feet up on the desk at the offices of 'Drum ...

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The Toxic Landscape of Johannesburg's Gold Mines WIRED

2014-6-18  More than a century of gold mining has left towering piles of bleached mine waste, known as "tailings," all over Johannesburg's landscape. Discovery of gold in the region in 1886 led to the ...

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Brief history of gold mining in South Africa - Mining for ...

2021-9-5  First large gold mining company established and the commencement of the development and the population of Johannesburg increased ten-fold in just four years. A new class, the Randlords, emerged 1887 Africa’s largest stock market, the JSE, was started specifically to fund the mining

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That old gang o' mine : the early and essential S.J ...

Most of the material in this book originally appeared in Judge, 1925-1931--T.p. verso

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Historical Papers, Wits University

2011-11-11  Historical Papers Research Archive, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2017. The collection contains documents relating to the activities of the Johannesburg Civic Theatre for the period of 1962 to 2017. The records include historical information about the theatre and its development over the years, programmes of ...

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Photos in the Archives NSW State Archives

2021-9-6  A listing of photographic series in the collection. The related Stories section contains various photographic series and sample images. Follow the tag "Photos" and find more of our photos on Flickr. We hold thousands of photographic images from the late 19th Century to the present, capturing life in New South Wales in much of its richness and diversity.

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Photographs - The National Archives

The National Archives holds one of the largest and most significant collections of photographs in the United Kingdom. Running into millions of individual items, these photographs have been amassed during the working lives of central government departments and

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A History of t he Phosphate Mining Industry in the South ...

2008-5-27  A History of t he Phosphate Mining Industry in the South Carolina Lowcountry By ... Some C harles tonian s wer e hopef ul that a new industry meant that Charlest on would flo urish once again, but m ost Charle stonians wer e skepti cal an d suspiciou s, ... As early as 1832, Edmund Ruffin, who was seeking a m eans to increase ...

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Geology and ore deposits of the ... - Internet Archive

A line drawing of the Internet Archive headquarters building façade. An illustration of a magnifying Limestone. An illustration of a magnifying Limestone. An illustration of a horizontal line over an up pointing arrow. ... Images. An illustration of a heart shape Donate. An illustration of text ellipses. More An icon used to represent a menu that can ...

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Early Years Queen's University Archives

The Early Years. The foundations of Queen's Radio were laid in the spring of 1902, when the first Professor of General Engineering in the Kingston School of Mining, James Lester Willis Gill, gave a remarkable demonstration of wireless telegraphy at Queen's Convocation.

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