The end of Sophiatown, 1959

Item

Title
The end of Sophiatown, 1959
Identifier
eng pg47-the end of Sof'town
Description
By 1959 most of the houses in Sophiatown had disappeared. Big machines and men with picks beat down the last walls of Sophiatown.
Creator
Schadeberg, Jurgen, 1931-
Date Created
1959
Source
Best of SA collection
Subject
Apartheid--South Africa--Sophiatown (Johannesburg)
Blacks--Housing--South Africa--Sophiatown (Johannesburg)
Forced migration--South Africa--Sophiatown (Johannesburg)
Rubble--South Africa--Sophiatown (Johannesburg)
Sophiatown (Johannesburg, South Africa)--Social conditions
License
Publisher
University of Cape Town. Libraries
Rights
Copyright held by the photographer, Jrgen Schadeberg. Please contact the Special Collections at the University of Cape Town Libraries for further information about using and/or publishing this photograph.
Replaces
islandora:7458