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    • Die aandeel van Potchefstroom in Voortrekkerstaatsvestiging 

      Van den Bergh, Gert (Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2013)
      While Potchefstroom did not figure in the planning of Voortrekker state establishment, a variety of unforeseen factors led to its founding. These include Potgieter’s aversion to settlement in Natal and his consequential ...
    • A very ordinary power: The evolution of the electrical substation in Pietermaritzburg, 1900-1960. 

      Whelan, Debbie (School for Basic Sciences, Vaal Triangle Campus, North-West University, 2014)
      Pietermaritzburg is a city in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, characterised by a central core of late Victorian-era buildings. It was in this period that electrification arrived, bringing with it new challenges in the ...