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  • Bacon's Geographical Establishment. (Bacon, 1890)
    Map of Southern Africa, south of the Zambesi River. Issued after the incorporation of the British South Africa Company but before Zimbabwe came to be called Rhodesia.
  • Kentridge, William, 1955-; Gordimer, Nadine, 1923-2014 (1965)
    Commissioned from William Kentridge by Nadine Gordimer (1965?). Item can be found in Patrick White. The Cockatoos. London : Jonathan Cape, 1974. EARLY PR 9619.3 WHI. She appears to have stopped using the bookplates around 2000.
  • Kroonstad 
    Unknown author (Publisher not identified, 1903)
    Topographic map of the Free State from below Kroonstad to the Vaal River. Sheet from a set of maps of the Free State (Orange River Colony) produced between 1901 and 1910
  • Luckin, Frank H., cartographer; Stuart, Duncan, cartographer; Transvaal. Registrar of Mining Rights (Government Printing Works, 1906-10-05)
    Map showing farms, government ground, alienated & open for disposal under the Settlers & Crown Land Disposal Ordinances, etc. Compiled in the Office of the Registrar of Mining Rights, Johannesburg, from available material ...
  • Transvaal. Registrar of Mining Rights; Stuart, Duncan, cartographer; Luckin, Frank H., cartographer (Government Printing Works, 1907-05-31)
    Map shows government ground occupation farms, etc. Compiled in the Office of the Registrar of Mining Rights, Johannesburg, from available material ; Frank H. Luckin, Chief Draughtsman ; Duncan Stuart, Registrar of Mining ...
  • Transvaal. Registrar of Mining Rights; Luckin, Frank H.; Stuart, Duncan. (Government Printing Works, 1906-07-01)
    Plan showing the Mining Rights District of Pilgrims Rest : magisterial areas, beacon inspectors divisions, etc. ; Enlarged plan of the proclaimed portion of the Mining Rights District of Pilgrims Rest. Compiled in the ...
  • Maskew Miller (bookseller and publisher, Cape Town) (Juta, 1930)
  • Loveday, Richard Kelsey (Stanford's Geographical Establishment, 1883)
    Map of the Lydenburg gold fields area showing gold diggings, surveyed lines including those in dispute, approximate lines, the Portuguese line, the Swaziland line, main and other roads, kraals and farms boundaries and farm ...
  • Luckin, Frank H.; Stuart, Duncan.; Transvaal. Registrar of Mining Rights (Government Printing Works, 1906-12-23)
    Shows magisterial areas, beacon inspectors divisions, etc. Compiled in the Office of the Registrar of Mining Rights, Johannesburg, from available material ; Frank H. Luckin, Chief Draughtsman ; Duncan Stuart, Registrar of ...
  • Tansvaal. Registrar of mining Rights; Luckin, Frank H.; Stuart, Duncan. (Government Printing Works, 1907-05-31)
    Zoutpansberg in the Mining District of Pietersburg: showing government ground occupation farms, etc. Compiled in the Office of the Registrar of Mining Rights, Johannesburg, from available material ; Frank H. Luckin, Chief ...
  • Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875; Chapman, James, 1831-1872. (Edward Stanford, 1876)
    The top map covers the area from Smithfield in the Free State to the Zambezi River. The lower map covers the area of the southern Free State, Natal and the Cape Colony. Maps issued to accompany: The gold regions of south ...
  • Great Britain. War Office. General Staff. Topographical Section. (War Office., 1907)
    Map drawn up in August 1906. Topographic railway map, with elevation shown by an early usage of contour-lines. Insert map showing Krugersdorp, Johannesburg and Springs railway stations with a scale of 1 inch to 10 miles.
  • Troye, G. A., cartographer (Johannesburg : Meddelssohn & Scott, 1890)
    Surveyed farms and their names shown. At the base of map: Geological section from Pretoria though Johannesburg to Roodepoort south of Klip River over 50 miles / by Iones Beta.
  • Transvaal Gold Mining Estates, firm; Glynn's Lydenburg Gold Mining Company; Neale, A. Leggret, General Manager (London : W. W. Sprague & Co., 1904)
    Shows the surveyed farms in the area, picking out in colour those operated by the Transvaal Gold mining Estates and Glynn's Lydenburg Gold Mining Company. 1904 is the estimated date of publication
  • Whooley, A. Sedgewick; Zoccola, M. A. (M. A. Zoccola, 1904)
    Specially prepared for M. A. Zoccola to show his estate Lombardy ; with the townships and agricultural holdings into which it has been divided. Compiled from various sources and actual survey by A. Sedgwick Woolley Shows ...
  • Burchell, William John, 1781-1863 (London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1822-02-01)
    Folded map from Burchell's Travels in the interior of Southern Africa, 1822-1824. Drawn by him from his " geographical and astronomical observations made during these travels" and formed from new materials from other documents.
  • Johannesburg. Town Council, Issuing Body; Waugh, Edward Henry, 1872-1948 (Town Council of Johannesburg, 1927-08-09)
    Suburb's borders printed in red; handwritten dates of their establishment have been added; includes concentric one-mile circles from the City Hall. Johannesburg gained city status in 1927. Later plans were issued under ...
  • Transvaal. Registrar of Mining Rights, Issuing body; Luckin, Frank H.; Stuart, Duncan. (Goverment Printer, 1905)
    Three plans:- Plan shewing the Mining District of Barberton, Magisterial areas, Enlarged plan of Sections A,B,C, and F and Enlarged plan of Steynsburg Goldfields. Scales of the plans vary. Compiled in the Office of the ...
  • Coronelli, Vincenzo, 1650-1718 (Doninico Padoani, 1691)
    Map has a cartouche at top right corner giving the scales. In the centre of Africa is a cartouche explaining the source of the Nile. At the left base is the title cartouche with a dedication.
  • Bleloch, W. E. (William Edwin),1863- (Argus [printer], 1910)
    By W. E. Bleloch. Author of "The new South Africa". An explanatory treatise to accompany a Geological map of a portion of the southern Transvaal and a portion of the northern Orange Free State, illustrating a new reading ...

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