Browsing Special Collections finding aids by Issue Date

Browsing Special Collections finding aids by Issue Date

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  • (1976)
    Dr Aart Jurriaanse, a Dutchman, studied medicine in the Netherlands and came to South Africa during the Anglo Boer War with a medical corps in aid of the Boers. He stayed on in South Africa after the war and worked as a ...
  • Van Warmelo, N.J. (Nicolaas Jacobus), 1904- (1989)
    List of manuscripts collected by Dr NJ Van Warmelo from the Xhosa, Zulu, Swazi, Tsonga, South-Sotho, Tswana, North-Sotho and Venda cultures.
  • Van der Merwe, F.Z. (1994)
    Dr. FZ van der Merwe was a medical doctor with an exceptional interest in the identification, collection and preservation of South African sheet music. His collection, which he bequeathed to the University of Pretoria, now ...
  • De la Harpe, Michelle (Department of Library Services, University of Pretoria, 2018)
    Jacob de Villers Roos (1869-1940) was a journalist, advocate, Secretary of Justice for the Transvaal, Director of Prisons, Auditor-General of the Union of South Africa from 1918-1929, financier and founder of the Transvaal ...
  • Haw, Nikki (Department of Library Services, University of Pretoria, 2019)
    Mimi Coertse is an internationally acclaimed South African soprano. The Mimi Coertse Collection includes sheet music, CDs, and books, as well as personal items such as opera dresses, correspondence, albums, paintings and ...
  • Haw, Nikki; Mabena, Sonto (Department of Library Services, University of Pretoria, 2019)
    The Special Collections Pamphlets Collection consists of a wide variety of subjects relating to South Africa and is of important historical value. The collection is not yet comprehensively catalogued, and this finding aid ...
  • Haw, Nikki (Department of Library Services, University of Pretoria, 2019)
    These finding aids are intended to assist with faculty-specific searches for resources held in Special Collections. These lists should not be considered as absolutely comprehensive, but will show researchers the majority ...
  • Haw, Nikki (Department of Library Services, University of Pretoria, 2019)
    Prof Johannes du Plessis (1868-1935), was a theologian, traveller, missionary and writer. His book collection was purchased by the University in 1939 and is split into an Africana collection, housed in our Africana section ...
  • Hollamby, Tayla (2023)
    Prof Geoffrey Cronjé (1907-1992) was a sociologist, criminologist and founder of the Department of Drama at the University of Pretoria. Cronjé donated his collection of documents of the committee on the funding of voluntary ...
  • Hollamby, Tayla (2023)
    Dr Nicolaas Marais Hoogenhout (1876-1932) donated this collection 1933. Hoogenhout was very involved in education in the Transvaal Colony from 1904. He was the Vice Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria ...
  • Hollamby, Tayla (2023)
    Servaas de Kock (1858-1933) was an assistant Surveyor General of the ZAR from 1884 and a surveyor for the department of lands of the Transvaal Colony. He was part of the Transvaal Portuguese demarcation commission in 1894. ...
  • Hollamby, Tayla (2023)
    Johannes Anthonius Moesman (1859-1937) was an art printer from Utrecht in the Netherlands. He created a large amount of advertising materials for companies and published media during the time of the ZAR ca. 1890-1899. The ...
  • Hollamby, Tayla (2023)
    The Arndt Collection was the collection of Prof Ernst Heinrich Daniël Arndt (1899-1983) who was a professor at the University of Pretoria from 1925 to 1942. He became the registrar of banks in 1942, the deputy manager of ...
  • Hollamby, Tayla (2023)
    This collection was bequeathed by Dirk Willem Rÿk Hertsog (1856-1939), the oldest brother of the South African Prime Minister, General JBM Hertzog, in 1939. The collection consists of one box containing correspondence, ...