Onrust 87/1: An Early Colonial Farm Complex in the Western Cape
Hall, M, Brink, Y and Malan, A 1988, 'Onrust 87/1: An Early Colonial Farm Complex in the Western Cape' , The South African Archaeological Bulletin, 43 (148) , pp. 91-99.Full text not available from this repository.
In this paper, we describe an early colonial farm complex near Stellenbosch. We show how the single, eighteenth century farmhouse, with roots in the European vernacular, was transformed into a werf in the Cape manorial style, probably when its owner achieved local prominence as a wine farmer in the early nineteenth century. We argue that detailed studies such as this contribute to a revision of the nature of colonialism in southern Africa.
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
Subjects / Themes > D History General and Old World > DT Africa
Memory, Text and Place
|Schools:||Schools > No Research Centre
Schools > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences > Centre for Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences Research
|Journal or Publication Title:||The South African Archaeological Bulletin|
|Publisher:||South African Archaeological Society|
|Depositing User:||AL Sherwin|
|Date Deposited:||07 Apr 2010 14:20|
|Last Modified:||29 Oct 2015 00:36|
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