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Africana collections of the University of the Witwatersrand

Reuben Musiker

Africana collections of the University of the Witwatersrand

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Published by University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Gubbins, John Gaspard, 1877-1935 -- Library.,
    • Humphreys, James, 1902-1969 -- Library.,
    • Jeffreys, Mervyn David Waldegrave -- Library.,
    • South Africa -- Library resources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Reuben Musiker.
      SeriesOccasional publications - The Library, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg ; no. 1, Occasional publications (University of the Witwatersrand. Library) ;, no. 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3601 .M78, DT751 .M78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination21 p. :
      Number of Pages21
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4280256M
      ISBN 100854944192
      LC Control Number78306296

      Trekking In South Central Africa - by Clement M Doke (Book) "Trekking in South Central Africa" is a lively re-telling of the journey undertaken by C. M. Doke and his father, the Reverend Joseph J. Doke, from South Africa to the area known as Lambaland in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia) in , and of Doke's subsequent residence among the Lamba . Special Collections. Special Collections are available at the Doornfontein Campus Library on the ground floor. Items in these collections may be used in-library only. Book Collections Browse book collections on the UJ a shelf number search by entering the pre-fixes as indicated. TEBA mineworker collection documents of. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, specializing in Political Theory and Governance of Local States. He is the author and editor of four books. He is a former recipient of the University of Michigan African Presidential Research Fellowship (–).


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Musiker, Reuben. Africana collections of the University of the Witwatersrand. Johannesburg: University of the Witwatersrand, The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (/ v ə t ˈ v ɑː t ə s r ə n t /), is a multi-campus South African public research university situated in the northern areas of central is more commonly known as Wits University or Wits (/ v ə t s / or / v ɪ t s /).The university has its roots in the mining industry, as do Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand in : 2 urban and 3 suburban campuses.

Collections The Africana collection includes social, political and economic history, as well as languages and literature of Africa.

Current journals in these fields are accessible from the first basement of the William Cullen Library. Books. Border Jumping and the Control of Migration in Southern Africa (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, ). (With Iddah Otieno, Angene Wilson and Jack Wilson) Voices of African Immigrants in Kentucky: Stories of Migration, Identity and Transnationality (Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, ).

Peer-reviewed Articles “The Ban of ‘Tropical Natives’ and the. Africa-Wide Information incorporates a variety of smaller databases and covers African and South African studies using sources from Africa, Europe and the United subject areas covered include politics, history, economics, business, mining, natural sciences, environment, development, social issues, anthropology, literature, language, law, music, tourism, and many.

It has large and internationally-acclaimed fossil collections of ancient dinosaurs, therapsid mammal-like reptiles, plants and fossil hominids. The Evolutionary Studies Institute at Wits will be a South African centre of excellence in the palaeosciences and a global hub for the study of the origins of species.

Bibliophilia Africana. Being the Proceedings of the first Conference of South African Bibliophiles held at the South African Library, CApe Town. November December 1 Synde die Handelinge van die eerste Konferensie van Suid-Afrikaanse Bibliofiele gehou by die Suid-Afrikaanse Biblioteek Kaapstad.

November December 1 by The Friends of the S.A. Libraries with Major Africana collections in West, Eastern & Southern Africa. West Africa.

Library System Catalog. Access the online public catalog for several collections, including the library of the Institute of African Studies and the main university facility, Balme Library. Senegal: University of the Witwatersrand Library Home Page.

University of the Witwatersrand Library--Historical Papers Department: Collections Database (Johannesburg, South Africa) "The University established Historical Papers in in order to retrieve the rich historical heritage belonging to all South Africans.

Magema Magwaza Fuze (c. –) was the author of Abantu Abamnyama Lapa Bavela Ngakona (The Black People and Whence They Came), the first book in the Zulu language published by a native speaker of the language.

Born in Zululand, he was brought up from about 12 years of age by Bishop John William Colenso and converted to Christianity. Following his Born: c. Zululand. The collection was purchased in in part with the support of the William R. and Yvonne E. Jacobson Africana Collections Program.

Stanford University is privileged and proud to steward his collection. As its permanent home, the Norwich collection is placed within a wider body of antique maps and Africana already existing at Stanford tion: Head And Curator.

This is the oldest library at the University of the Witwatersrand, with holdings comprising of specialised Africana collection. African literature comprises both oral and written literature in different languages.

Professor Desmond T Cole, a retired professor of African Languages at the University of the Witwatersrand, donated his private book collection to the Unisa Library. This extensive and valuable collection contains books, manuscripts and journals on a variety of subjects, including history, religion, psychology, education and botany.

Feb Inventory of the Gubbins Africana Collection to be handed over to the City Council of Johannesburg by the University of the Witwatersrand. Feb From R.R. Raikes re Exhibition of Africana displayed in Library to the citizens of Johannesburg.

Margaret Atsango Senior Librarian: Africana Collections & Services at University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg Area, South Africa 47 connectionsTitle: Senior Librarian: Africana. We are one of the most comprehensive public archives in Southern Africa, with over collections from NGOs, trade unions, political parties, women's organisations, church bodies, human rights activists and political trials.

Many of the photographs, press clippings, oral interviews, and documents, have been digitised and can be accessed on our digital platform. collections. I also met with vendors and attended a lecture at the Sophiatown Cultural Center on the life of former ANC President A.B.

Xuma, fea-turing Africana Librarians Council colleague Peter Limb (Michigan State University). On Tuesday June 12th, I visited Frank R. Thorold Booksellers in Johannesburg and met with proprietor Carlos Alves.

The Witwatersrand system. By W.E. Bleloch. An explanatory treatise to accompany a geological map of a portion of the southern Transvaal and a portion of the northern Orange Free State, illustrating a new reading of the geology of the Witwatersrand system in these areas.

Volume: text () (Reprint) by Bleloch, W. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles. Health Sciences Library The Witwatersrand Health Sciences Library was established in as the Witwatersrand Medical Library, to support the medical practitioners on the Witwatersrand.

William Cullen Library This library named after Chemist and Metallurgist, William Cullen, is home to many special collections, government publications, and the.

Insufficient attention has been given to the environment in Africana studies within the academy. In Greening Africana Studies, Rubin Patterson initiates an important conversation explaining why and how the gap between these two disciplines can and should be comprehensive book calls for a green African transnationalism and focuses on the mission Author: Rubin Patterson.

3. Search Google Scholar to see if the researcher shared a PDF of their book online. Email your librarian to see if we can buy an ebook; you should get access within a week. If no e-book exists, try our tips for inaccessible articles. Contact the author, your scholarly peers, or use #icanhazpdf to request help on : Susan Edwards.

I have served as a book and article reviewer for Hispanic American Historical Review, Latin American Research Review, Atlantic Studies, and other leading journals in the field, and during the fall of I held a postdoctoral fellowship at Yale University’s Gilder-Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery and Abolition, where I wrote The.

The Evolutionary Studies Institute (ESI) is a paleontological, paleoanthropological and archeological research institute operated through the Faculty of Science of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South usly known as the Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research (BPI) it was renamed the Evolutionary Studies Institute in to Location: Johannesburg, South Africa.

Dr Margaret Roach Killie Campbell ( ) was a South African collector of Africana, her collection was bequeathed to the University of Natal and is now the Killie Campbell Africana Library. [1] [2] Campbell was the second daughter of Natal politician and sugar magnate, Sir Marshall : Margaret Roach Campbell, 9 September.

She was a book collector and antiquarian who built up a private collection of Africana, particularly relating to Natal and the Zulu people. The collection started by her father, Sir Marshall Campbell, a friend of both Mahatma Gandhi and John Dube, was bequeathed to the then University of Natal.

The Historical Papers research archive, situated in the William Cullen Library, was established in Its first holdings were the Jan Hofmeyr collection and the Gubbins collection as well as manuscripts which were transferred from the Africana section in the William Cullen Library.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND AFRICAN STUDIES INSTITUTE African Studies Seminar Paper to be presented in RW (7th floor) at pm MONDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER Title: Afrikaner Nationalism, Apartheid, and the conceptualisation of.

UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND AFRICAN STUDIES INSTITUTE African Studies Seminar Paper to be presented in RW pm MARCH Title: Liberalism and Ethnicity in South African Politics, by: Paul Rich No.

History of Council, [Education, Witwatersrand (South Africa).] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. History of Council, Format: Paperback. Africa-Wide Information is an index covering material on Africa from the 19th century to the present, including: African studies abstracts (), Africa Institute (), Southern African database (), School of Oriental and African Studies Library catalogue: Africa (), NAMLIT (19th century-), Don Africana collection (16th century-) Campbell collections of the.

Get this from a library. Versatile genius: the royal engineers and their maps: manuscript maps and plans of the eastern frontier, [Yvonne Garson; University of. Africana: 'ngeannoteerde bibliografie en beskrywende inventaris vanmemorabilia Harley, Marieta compo Johannesburg: RandAfrikaans University ISBN Softcover,p.

R Itisawell-known and indisputable fact that the possession of special collections is a major factor in determining the strength of a university library's. This programme provides students with specialist training in African and diasporic intellectual and literary history.

Taught by leading figures in the field, the programme inducts students into core theoretical debates and new approaches in the field while using African literary material to resituate and critique major trends like world literature and postcolonial theory emanating from End date: Request Info.

The book is actually one of only 48 copies ever printed, and its extreme rarity is further enhanced by an inscription it contains to Miss May Morris, daughter of the famous printer, William Morris. Africana Collection The special collection comprises of the Harold Strange Library of African Studies and the Children’s Book Collection.

The. A comprehensive directory of web resources relating to Africa from Michigan State University Africana Bibliographer Peter Limb. African-related theses & dissertations completed at UF First compiled ina comprehensive bibliography of African-related theses and dissertations completed at the University of Florida (originally through Author: Dan Reboussin.

The Africana Collections of the Library of Congress include materials produced over the centuries by peoples living in sub-Saharan Africa and by others inspired by the continent. Encompassing the area from the Cape Verde Islands in the west to the Indian Ocean islands in the east and from the Sahel in the north to the Cape of Good Hope in the south, this geographic region of fifty.

View Divine Peace’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Divine has 2 jobs listed on their profile. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Divine’s connections and jobs at similar : Administrative Office Assistant. A large number of his originals hang in the Library of Parliament in Cape Town, the University of the Witwatersrand and the Africana Museum in Johannesburg.

The book Travels in the Interior of South Africa () by James Chapman, was illustrated by Bell. Dan Jacobson was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on March 7, His parents, Hyman and Liebe (Melamed) Jacobson, were Jewish immigrants from Latvia and Lithuania. When Jacobson was four, his family moved to the South African town of Kimberly, where he lived until he graduated from high school at the age of sixteen.

Completed Book Manuscripts. Border Jumping and the Politics of Migration from Zimbabwe to South Africa (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, forthcoming). (With Iddah Otieno, Angene Wilson and Jack Wilson) Voices of African Immigrants in Kentucky: Stories of Migration, Identity and Transnationality (Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, forthcoming).The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is a public university located in Johannesburg, South University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January as the result of a merger between the Rand Afrikaans University (RAU), the Technikon Witwatersrand (TWR) and the Soweto and East Rand campuses of Vista University.

Prior to the merger, the Daveyton Motto: Diens Deur Kennis (Afrikaans).Home» Africa South of the Sahara» South Africa libraries & archives. Published by the University of the Witwatersrand, Learning Information Networking and Knowledge (LINK) Centre, Graduate School of Public and Development Management.

Bibliophilia Africana 8, Centre of the Book, Cape Town, 11th - 14th May