Journalist Collections

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Schalk W. Pienaar Collection


The collection includes the manuscript of "Getuie van groot tye" written by Schalk W. Pienaar and published in 1979. The collection contains correspondence ; clippings ; personalia ; manuscripts ;…

Leendertz Papers


Newspaper articles by M Leendertz; correspondence incl. letters from Cape Town journalists, and enthusiasts about ships, i.a. George Manuel (Cape Town), Alan B Deitsch (U.S.A.) and Marischal Murray (Cape Town),…