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Issue numbeR 46
December 2016

 

Natalia 46 cover

Cover illustration
The Queen Victoria Jubilee Fountain in Farewell Square, Durban, with the City Hall
(now the Central Post Office) in the background. From a postcard.

Page design by M.J. Marwick
Printed by CPW Printers
Pietermaritzburg

Natalia 46 (2016) Copyright © Natal Society Foundation 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contents

Page
EDITORIAL v
REPUBLISHED PIECE  
Albert Kimmerling in Natal
David Lee
1
LOOKING BACK  
Dress and fashion one hundred years ago in colonial Natal
Adrian Koopman

8
ARTICLES
 
Scottish iron works and memorial drinking fountains
Moray Comrie and Adrian Koopman

20
Representing Indian toilers in Natal:
Some explorations with Gandhi
Anil Nauriya
31
The Sufi presence in Pietermaritzburg
Alleyn Diesel
54
Under the State's emergency: Memories of Pietermaritzburg 1986
Christopher Merrett
63
Significant sisters: Pietermaritzburg Women's Coalition
Mary Kleinenberg
80
No fences: Bad neighbours - A glimpse of rural relationships and the law in early colonial Natal
Robin Lamplough

94
Angus Wilson's Union reunions
Stephen Gray
99
A glimpse at colonial Alfred County and Port Shepstone
Duncan du Bois
104
NOTES AND QUERIES
69
Berg Street swimming pool
Christopher Merrett
114
Henry Adams and the first Natal Society library building
Peter Croeser
117
Of birds and bombs
Adrian Koopman
119
The Road to Ulundi revisited
Stephen Coan
122
What is a "Turkey Buzzard"?
Adrian Koopman
126
OBITUARIES
 
William Henry Bizley 129
Manas Buthelezi 130
Omar Latiff 132
Valerie Fay O'Hagan Ward 133
Edwin Athol Webster 134
BOOK REVIEWS
 
Sugar and Settlers: A history of the Natal South Coast 1850 - 1910 by Duncan L du Bois
Wendy Vineall
135
Harry Mac by Russell Eldridge
Moira Lovell
136
Stella Aurorae: The History of a South African University.
Volume 1: Natal University College (1909 - 1049)
by Bill Guest
Paul Maylam
137
SELECT LIST OF RECENT PUBLICATIONS LINKED TO KWAZULU-NATAL
Compiled by Jewel Koopman
140
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS 146
INSERT: Publications of the Natal Society Foundation  


 

 

 

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