Campbell Collections

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Bhaca beaded costume from Himeville, 1983

Backskirt worn by married Bhaca women  of Himevilleas a backskirt c1960. (umgudlo)

Beaded backskirt cloth worn by engaged girls (izibaxelo zomakoti ogubudele)

Backskirt cloth with heavy beading. Worn by engaged girls as backskirt in dress for trial marriage visit to future in-laws-family.

Bhaca from Himeville back skirts worn by married women, c1983

Backskirt layers of cloth each underlaps other with one under cloth. More modern style of Bhaca married woman 's backskirt in the Hemivillie area 1983

Bhaca beaded costume from Himeville, 1983

Backsirt heavily beaded with fringe along bottom. Worn by engaged girl who is on a marriage trial to her future in-laws family. Bhaca from Himeville

Bhaca from Richmond back skirts worn by married women, c1952

Blackskirt cloth heavy beading worked onto cloth. Worn as backcloth by Bhaca married women c1952 in Richmond

Bhaca backskirts c1960

Various Bhaca backskirts c1960's from Richmond collected by Dr. B. Tyrrell now in the Natal Museum collection. 

Bhaca costume from Richmond, c1952

All Bhaca from Richmond by Barbara Tyrrell c1952

Bhaca from Richmond beaded costumes

All Bhaca from Richmond collected by Barbara Tyrrell, c1952


Scene of African women planting vegetables in the garden, cattle graze on field nearby and homestead in the background.

Jesus talks to three Africans

Jesus talks to three Africans 

Road bridge over lagoon

Scene of a road bridge over wide lagoon, sugar mills, village settlement, trees, mountains and a man in a boat.

"Isikhala Sikathisha"

"Isikhala Sikathisha" Scene of a rural village, school, people and huts.

"Ubani Owaziyo"

Scene of a man and a woman meeting on the road outside a Hostel. 

Rural woman

Rural woman with a container on her head outside thatched roof hut, trees and cattle. 

Old Traditional Zulu Man

Old traditional Zulu man herding cattle and mountains in the background 

Three cows in a pool

Three cows in a pool, two huts and mountains. 

Crossing the Caledon River, Southern Africa


Handwritten label on page: : "Crossing the Caledon"


Basutoland officials


Handwritten label on page: "Basutoland officials"


Description:  A group of nine men standing or seated outside a building.  The picture is taken in front of a lattice verandah fence.  Four of the men are wearing military uniform.


A group of young men and boys posing for a photograph, with buildings in the background


Unlabelled photograph


Mountain scenery


Unlabelled photograph


Description:  The photograph depicts a mountain in the background, with some rows of trees at the foot of the mountain, and buildings partially hidden amongst the trees.  There is a succulent plant, probably an aloe, in the foreground. 



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