Dwellings

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Muckleneuk house, Berea, Durban

 

Description:

Muckleneuk house, Berea, Durban - entrance hall

 

Notes on the back of the photograph:

"K.C.A.L, Oct. 65.

Main foyer looking towards sitting room door (Clock fixed Feb 1967 by Dr. Brain)"  

 

 

Campbell family papers (KCM 19/3) ;

Box 1 (KCM 19/3/1) ;

Item: KCM 19/3/1/2

 

Two women seated in a motor vehicle outside the Campbell family home, Muckleneuk, in Durban

 

There are various notes in different handwritings on the back of this photograph:

 

"for Mrs Erskine"

"Outside Marshall Campbell's home, Berea - Durban.  Granny Erskine"

"Margaret Ellen Louise in back & Isobel [Phillips] in front"

Alfred Thomas Metcalf and his family, on the front steps of a thatched house with a corrugated iron roof over the porch

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Father and children taken at the Cloisters." Identification from original album.

Metcalf family on the verandah of a corrugated iron house

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

Standing: Guy Metcalf and his father Alfred Thomas Metcalf
Seated: Elsie Metcalf, Mrs Dixon and Reg

Original photograph in KCL Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS. "Album" with loose leaves, p. 1

A corrugated-iron roofed brick house

 

Label on back of photo: Unidentified house.  [Photograph] Donated by B.M. Randles 22/4/1983

 

Randles family papers (KCM 92/11) ;

File 4 

 

Two elderly women outside a stone house

 

Unlabelled photograph

A woman grinding grain at the entrance to a hut

 

Handwritten label on page: "Women grinding" / "Femmes moulant"

Three men seated outside a building, in the Lowveld, former Northern Transvaal, with a young boy in the background

 

Label on back of photograph: "Down in the Low Veldt N. Transvaal" ?ca 1904/08 (Neg.Sh. 347, G.4)

Description: Early twentieth-century

 

James Robert Webster papers (KCM 92/3) ;

File 4 (KCM 92/3/4)

 

Two men standing outside a corrugated iron building, in the former Northern Transvaal

 

Label on back of photograph: "N. Transvaal" ?ca. 1904/08 (Neg.Sh. 348, E.6)

Description:  Early twentieth-century.  Two men standing outside a corrugated iron building, which appears to be a store.  There is a man in the background, seated outside a thatched dwelling

 

The Webster family home at Amersfoort, South Africa

 

Label on back of photograph: Home of Webster family at Amersfoort from which they fled during Boer War            (Neg.Sh. 347, C.3)

Description: Late nineteenth-century.  Amersfoort is a small town in the province of Mpumalanga, South Africa     

 

A man standing outside a house, Pietersburg, ca 1908

 

Label on back of photograph: "Pietersburg" ?ca 1908. (Neg.Sh. 348, A.6)

Description: Early twentieth-century.  The man appears to be standing beside a small baboon that is tied to a chain  

 

James Robert Webster papers (KCM 92/3) ;

File 4 (KCM 92/3/4)

"Ayott", Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England

 

Label on back of photograph: "Ayott", Hatfield, Hertfordshire England.  Family home of James Robert Webster before he came to S. Africa.  (His home in Umbilo Road was later also named "Ayott")
(Neg.Sh. 347, A.5)

 

James Robert Webster papers (KCM 92/3) ;

Edith and Gertrude Webster, Pietersburg, ca 1908

 

Caption on photograph: "Edie" "Gertie"

Label on back of photograph: Edith and Gertrude Webster, Pietersburg.  ?ca 1908  (Neg.Sh. 348, A.5)

Description: Early twentieth-century

 

James Robert Webster papers (KCM 92/3) ;

File 4 (KCM 92/3/4)

 

The home of Mary and James Webster in Pietersburg, 1904 - 1913

 

Caption on photograph: "Our house Pietersburg"

Label on back of photograph: The home of Mary and James Webster in Pietersburg, 1904 - 1913 (Neg.Sh. 348, A.4)

Description: Early twentieth-century

 

James Robert Webster papers (KCM 92/3) ;

A man and two women in the Lowveld, former Northern Transvaal, ca 1904

 

Label on back of photograph: "Down in the Low Veldt N. Transvaal" ca 1904 (Neg.Sh. 347, G.3)

Description: Early twentieth-century.  A man and two women standing outside a corrugated-iron dwelling, in the former Northern Transvaal (now the Limpopo Province)

 

A large gathering of people, with thatched dwellings and mountains in the background

 

Description: Early twentieth-century.  A few people are in traditional dress, and many are wearing western clothing.  A number of people are carrying umbrellas.  Some people are carrying sticks and shields.

 

Karl Robert Brueckner papers (KCM 91/2)

The North Buttress of Isitundu

 

Caption for photograph: The North Buttress of Isitundu

Description: Early twentieth-century.

 

Karl Robert Brueckner papers (KCM 91/2)

File 6 (KCM 91/2/6)

Sheet 34

 

 

Postcard of six men in traditional dress, outside a thatched dwelling

 

Label on photograph: Natives at their Kraal

Description: Early twentieth-century.  Three elderly men are seated in front, and one of them has a large army-style coat draped around his shoulder.  Three young men are standing at the back, two of them holding shields.

 

Young woman wearing traditional dress and beaded jewelry, standing outside a thatched dwelling

 

Caption for photograph: Worth 10 Oxen!?

Description: Early twentieth-century.  The woman is holding a few small gourds.

 

Karl Robert Brueckner papers (KCM 91/2)

File 6 (KCM 91/2/6)

Sheet 33

 

 

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