Inventory of KCAL Microfilm holdings

Below is an index of microfilm holdings at the Killie Campbell Africana Library. The microfilm collections have been categorised in the following sections:

Manuscripts
Journals
Newspapers
Other publications


    Manuscript Collections on Microfilm in the Killie Campbell Africana Library

    (*)Indicates that we also have some hard copy material relating to these Collections
    (+) In process

    TITLE DESCRIPTION DATES
    AMERICAN BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOR FOREIGN MISSIONS + - -
    BLACK SASH *+ - -
    COLENSO, J.W. *+ Aborigines Protection Society correspondence (Housed in Colenso file in uncatalogued manuscripts) -
    COMMELINE, Charles E. Letters written by C.E. Commeline, R. E. to his father 2nd December 1878 - 18th June 1884
    COMMISSION OF ENQUIRY INTO THE SHARPEVILLE INCIDENT + - -
    FEDERATION OF MINING UNIONS + - -
    FEDERATION OF SOUTH AFRICAN WOMEN + - -
    FOOD CANNING WORKERS UNION + - -
    GARMENT WORKERS UNION + - -
    JOHNSON, G.W. Ships logbooks and diary 1862-1869
    KLIP RIVER ANNALS + - -
    LORAM, C.K. + - -
    MATTHEWS, Z.K. - -
    MEMOIRS respecting the colonization of Natal + - -
    MOLEMA, S.M. + - -
    NATIVE ECONOMIC COMMISSION + - -
    PORT NATAL ADMINISTRATION BOARD *+ - -
    SNYMAN COMMISSION + - -
    SOLOMON, SAUL + - -
    SPRO-CAS + - -
    STRACHAN, Robert H.L. *+ - -
    UNITED SOCIETY FOR THE PROPAGATION OF THE GOSPEL *+ - -
    FOOD CANNING WORKERS UNION + - -
    GARMENT WORKERS UNION + - -
    JOHNSON, G.W. Ships logbooks and diary 1862-1869
    KLIP RIVER ANNALS + - -
    LORAM, C.K. + - -
    MATTHEWS, Z.K. - -
    MEMOIRS respecting the colonization of Natal + - -
    MOLEMA, S.M. + - -
    NATIVE ECONOMIC COMMISSION + - -
    PORT NATAL ADMINISTRATION BOARD *+ - -
    SNYMAN COMMISSION + - -
    SOLOMON, SAUL + - -
    SPRO-CAS + - -
    STRACHAN, Robert H.L. *+ - -
    UNITED SOCIETY FOR THE PROPAGATION OF THE GOSPEL *+ - -


    Journals on Microfilm

    (*) Indicates that there are also some issues in hard copy in the Collection

    TITLE VOLUMES, DATES
    AFRICAN DRUM (continued as DRUM from no. 6, Sept. 1956) * 1 March 1952 - 31 December 1985


    Newspapers on microfilm

    (*) Indicates that there are also some issues in hard copy in the Collection.

    Some of the hard-copy issues are duplicates of those on microfilm, but the majority of them cover a different period.

    TITLE DATES
    AFRICAN CHRONICLE 20/6/1908 - 25/11/21; 5/4/1929 - 18/7/1930
    BANTU WORLD * 9/4/1932 - 29/12/1967
    CAPE OF GOOD HOPE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE (continues: Cape Town gazette and African advertiser) 1/7/1826 - 25/8/1853
    THE CAPE TOWN GAZETTE AND AFRICAN ADVERTISER (continued by: Cape of Good Hope government gazette) 16/8/1800 - 30/6/1826
    GOLDEN CITY POST 13/3/1955 - 29/3/1964
    ILANGA LASE NATAL * 10/2/1903 - 15/7/1939
    IMVO ZABANTSUNDU 3/11/1884 - 20/11/1928
    INDIAN OPINION * 4/6/1903 - 4/8/1961
    INDIAN VIEWS 6/7/1934 - 26/6/1936
    INKANYISO YASE NATAL 7/5/1889 - 19/6/1896
    INKUNDLA YA BANTU * May 1938 - 30/12/1944
    IPEPA LO HLANGA 24/4/1903 - 22/4/1904
    The LEADER 1/1/1931 - 29/6/1984
    The NATAL MERCURY * 25/11/1852 (no. 1) - 31/10/1988
    The NATAL MERCURY (published in Pietermaritzburg. Continued by: The times of Natal and agricultural chronicle) v. 1 no. 1 (Feb 18 1865) - v. 1 no. 52 (Aug 16 1865)
    NATAL WITNESS Feb. 1846 - 31/12/1960
    The PRINCE 14/7/1905 - 29/12/1905
    De REPUBLIKEIN 19/11/1891 - 26/9/1899
    SOUTH AFRICAN COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER * Jan. 1824 - Jan 1855
    The SPARK Apr. 1935 - May 1939 (KCAL lacks v.2 (1936), nos. 2-6)
    TIMES OF NATAL * 16/8/1865 - 31/12/1926
    The TORCH 25/2/1946 - 4/12/1963
    UMTETELI WABANTU * 1/5/1920 - 26/4/1930
    VRYHEID GAZETTE AND DISTRICT NEWS 1/1/1962 - 31/12/1963
    De ZUID-AFRIKAAN 9/4/1830 - 6/12/1853

    In addition to the newspapers on microfilm, the Killie Campbell Africana Library houses hardcopies of several other newspapers such as Izindaba zaBantu, the Zululand Times, UmAfrika and The Voice.


    Other publications on Microfilm

    (*) Indicates that hard copies of this item are also in the Collection

    (+) In process

    TITLE DATES
    The BIKO INQUEST : the proceedings of an inquest conducted into the death of Stephen Bantu Biko before the Chief Magistrate of Pretoria, Mr M.J. Prins... 14 November 1977- 2nd December 1977
    COLENSO DIGEST OF ZULU AFFAIRS*+ -