Southern Africa Support
Southern African References in the American Society of African Culture Collection
The U.S. National Archives United States Economic Files (1945-1973
- University of KwaZulu-Natal Libraries
- University of Pretoria. Academic
Information Service (University Library)
- The library has an online
of South Africa Library
- University of Stellenbosh.
Department of Information Science (Matieland, South Africa)
- University of Stellenbosch,
J. S. Gericke Library
- University of
the Free State Library (Bloemfontein)
- Has an Africana Collection with emphasis on the Orange Free State and
the Anglo-Boer War. No photocopies may be made from the Collection. Theses
by UFS students are held in Special Collections; photocopies may be made
of theses. http://www.uovs.ac.za/faculties/index.php?FCode=12&DCode=431
Its web site has databases providing citations to journal
articles, many from South African journals:
Information Database (CHID)
- citations to agricultural literature
The Library hosts the Archive
for Contemporary Affairs (formerly Institute for Contemporary
History). "It houses more than 900 private document collections. This
includes the collections of South African politicians ([Botha, P.W., De
Klerk, F.W., Verwoerd, H.F., Vorster, B.J.] Prime Ministers, State Presidents,
Ministers), economists, church, cultural and community leaders etc. The
Archive also has a fully equipped Sound Archive at its disposal, for recording
the memoirs of individuals. Hundreds of audio cassettes containing precious
research material have already been processed and are available to researchers."
- University of the Western Cape. Library
- Has an online catalog and online full text theses and dissertations. Has a Research Repository of Faculty Research (faculty articles, etc). http://lib.uwc.ac.za/
Home of the Mayibuye Archives http://www.mayibuyearchives.org/ http://repository.uwc.ac.za/xmlui/handle/10566/29
- University of the Western
Cape. Robben Island Mayibuye Archives
- An archive and museum documenting South Africa's liberation struggle.
Included are guides
to collections, their newspaper and journal holdings, the Centre's publications,
online poster exhibit, selection of photos online, art collections. Search the online catalog. http://www.mayibuyearchives.org
- University of the
Witwatersrand Libraries (Johannesburg)
- Libraries include the William Cullen Library which houses special collections
including the wealth of information in the Historical
and Literary Papers section.
Historical Papers has over 2,400
collections such as the Robert
Sobukwe Papers, Helen Suzman Papers, Dr.
A. B. Xuma papers, Records of the Rivonia Treason Trial - Nelson Mandela and Others 1963-1964, the End Conscription Campaign Records, Nelson Mandela Papers - Trial Papers 1962-1964, United Democratic Front UDF, trade union
records, Ruth First Papers, Transvaal Indian Congress, Five Freedoms Forum, the Gay and Lesbian Archives, many personal papers and political
trial records. http://www.historicalpapers.wits.ac.za/
Commission on Socio-Economic Development of the native arrears within the union of South Africa. Record of evidence by the South African Institute of Race Relations (original) Author:- South African Institute of the Race Relations Document Date:- 12-13 May 1952. Vols. 1 & 2. Full text in PDF. Vol. 1. 87 pages; Vol. 2. 73 pages. [KF]
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