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HIST 3377: South Africa: Visual resources

Image Resources

Listed below are some highly recommended resources for finding images. Remember: Avoid using Google Images since they often do not have captions or copyright information available.

If you find material you want to use through South Africa History Online (SAHO) please send a request to Mads Norgaard (

Collections include:

Omar Badsha's photographs (1970s-1990s)

Frescura Collection (early postcards of places and mining in South Africa)

Van Zeyl Collection (early postcards or Pretoria and Chinese miners on the Rand)

Pretoria News Collection (Rivonia Trial, Silverton Siege)

Maude-Stone Collection (early postcards of Durban)

Citing Images

All images must be fully and correctly cited, including:

Caption/Event detail

Date (day, month, year)

Photographer/Archive acknowledgement

Permission details/usage requests

Hist 3377: Examples are provided in your handout.