Religion Collections

The Sabinet African Archives portal currently offers an index to collections within academic institutions of South Africa. We are busy expanding this index. Sabinet also offers a hosting and digitisation solution to online collection holders to make it more discoverable to researchers globally.

Disclaimer — The collections listed on the Sabinet African Archives may include materials that reflect the attitudes, perspectives, and beliefs of different times. These materials are presented as part of historical records. Inclusion of these materials does not mean endorsement of or agreement with by Sabinet on any views or terms expressed in the descriptions and/or materials. Read more …

Desmond T Cole Collection


This extensive and valuable collection contains books, manuscripts and journals on a variety of subjects, including history, religion, psychology, education and botany. The majority of the items are on African…

Schwarz, FW


The collection mainly focus on the church, communisim, and Apartheid. The collection includes notes, correspondence, messages, articles, reports, newspapers, magazines, books and pamphlets

D. W. de Villiers Collection


The collection consists of documents from the inheritance of Prof. A. Moorrees. A photo of Mimi Coertse can be found in the collection. The supplement contains documents and sermons of…

Magnus C. Ratter Collection


The collection includes documents on and photographs of Dr. Albert Schweizer and Lambarene, as well as clippings about religion and music. The collection includes photographs ; correspondence ; brochures ;…

The Postma collection


The library of Prof Ferdinand Postma, after whom the Library was named, is preserved as a unit. Prof Postma served as Principal of the Potchefstroom University College for Christian Higher…