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Our collection storage facility

Youth Literature - old and new


Before it is restored (Collections Management)

Olive Schrenier's Pen and Case

Olive Schrenier's handwritten notes for the novel 'Undine'

Samples of Children's Literature in Nelm's collection

More examples of our Collection - Photograph of Bessie Head (right)

The Reading Room for Visiting Researchers

New acquisition

The Oldest book in our collection - The present state of the Cape of Good-Hope …

Youth Literature - old and new

Manuscript of City Johannesburg, by Mongane Wally Serote

A working copy of the script for the play by Phyllis Klotz, 'You strike a woman, you strike a rock'