Sketch of Eersteling. ca 1880

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dc.description Unsigned. Pencil drawing on prepared board. 16.5 x 21.5 cm within mount. en_ZA
dc.description.abstract Verso inscription by Dennis Godfrey " ... 'Eersteling' the first gold mine that proved payable in the Transvaal. It was established ... and managed in 1870 by Edward Button ... from the Button family 6.4.65. The mine operated from 1871-1880. The site with the chimney was proclaimed a historical monument in 1938. (See HP 695) en_ZA
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.relation.ispartofseries Cullwall;258
dc.relation.ispartofseries Button. Cullwall;258
dc.subject Gold mines, South Africa, Transvaal, drawings en_ZA
dc.subject Eersteling (Transvaal) en_ZA
dc.subject Button, Edward. en_ZA
dc.subject Button Family en_ZA
dc.title Sketch of Eersteling. ca 1880 en_ZA
dc.type Image en_ZA

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