Fonds BC40 - Norton Papers

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ZA UCT BC40

Title

Norton Papers

Date(s)

  • 1920-1960 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

ca.1500 items

Name of creator

(1870-1962)

Biographical history

First professor of philology at UCT

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Scope and content

Papers of Norton, first Professor of Bantu Philology at U.C.T. and in South Africa: personal correspondence, diaries, press cuttings and notes on Bantu linguistics, literature, tribal history, music, religion.

Articles written by members of the South African Historical Society from 1910-1920.

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No restrictions apply

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Language of material

  • English

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Dates of creation revision deletion

2013

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  • English

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