Surendra Bhana Collection

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Pietermaritzburg Moharam festival

Chariot at the Umbilo Road Temple

The original building is the first recorded public Hindu temple to have ... The Kavadi procession, began from the banks of the Umbilo River.

Marriage Certificate

Marriage Certificate

Indian Passport

Passport to travel

Transvaal Asiatic Registration Certificate

Under the act, every Asian man, woman or child of eight years or upwards, entitled to reside in the Transvaal, was required to register his or her name with the ...

Certificate of Domicile Colony of Natal

The Colony of Natal was a British colony in south-eastern Africa. It was proclaimed a British colony on 4 May 1843 after the British government had annexed the ...


Permit required for travel

Indian Women washing clothes Umgeni River

Durban is home to the largest Indian population in South Africa. ... commodities such as payer goods, spices, cooking utensils, religious books and clothing. ... The main areas that Indians occupied were beyond the Umgeni River, ..

Indian jugglers outside Kenilworth Hotel Johannesburg

Indian Juggler

Indian Family outside hut

Beyond indenture and until the 1960s, the majority of the descendants of the Indian indentured continued to experience abnormal family life ...

Old Train Illovo Sugar c. 1905

In the early 1900s, 2 ft (610 mm) narrow-gauge railway lines started playing a significant role in ... Many defunct locomotives are plinthed at various former railway station sites or work ...

Workers spraying the Cane field

Sugar cane industry in Natal

Native Huts - Conference - Rhodesia

Colony of Southern Rhodesia was a land-locked ........

Native Huts - Conference - Rhodesia

British South Africa Company in 1889 to rule Rhodesia, on the grounds that the colony ...

Aga Khan & Begum at City Hall Durban with Sorabjee Rustomjee

The Aga Khan and his Begum visited Durban

Sir Kunwar Maharaj Singh, Lady Kunwarani Singh

Kunwar Sir Maharaj Singh and the. Kunwarani Lady Maläraj Singh disiri- buted ile prizes to the pupils ovu. Mladressa Anjumane Islam School in Pine. Street on ...

Conference at Cape Town 1932. Sir K. V. Reddi.

Sir Kurma Reddi, the Indian Agent in South Africa, addresses the Conference. ... 1932

Sir Kurma Reddi

Three Indian Men - Agent in South Africa

Old Court House Pietermaritzburg

Part of Pietermaritzburg's colonial history lies in the proud Old Colonial Building, ... which was being renovated to house the offices of the master of the court.


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