Three posters and a folder of leaflets, booklets, magazines and press reports mostlyrelating to the community library at Imizamu Yethu, Hout Bay, Cape Town,1996-1997.
Hout Bay Library
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. t. 52
- Dates of Creation1996-1997
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description1 folder, 3 posters
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Hout Bay Public Library, Cape Town, South Africa, was originally planned and run as a library/community centre by Margaret Mc. L. Thomas. After her death, the library building was bequeathed to the community specifically for library use and opened as the Thomas Library in 1964. A new building was completed in 1989 to cope with increasing demand.
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Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
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