Culture Collections

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Cadle, J


The collection is about the Mooiriverse Afrikaanse Sosiale Kultuurvereniging and consists of minutes, agendas, financial statements and other club related documents as well as a wooden tray with the Ossewa-Brandwag…

Present State of the Cape of Good Hope: Or, A Particular Account of the Several Nations of the Hottentots: Their Religion, Government, Laws, Customs, Ceremonies, and Opinions; Their Art of War, Professions, Language, Genius, etc. Together with a Short Account of the Dutch Settlement at the Cape by Peter Kolb, London: W. Innys, 1731


Special Collections has a copy of the 1731 English edition. It is in two volumes and as stated above is not considered an accurate translation of the original German