During an 1800 expedition to Botswana, English painter Samuell Daniell drew fascinating pictures of life around him. MORE >>
Story of Barnato Park
The park laid out by Barney Barnato never became his home. Rather, the grounds and mansion were donated to be used as a school.
Sibello: a glint of history
The glittering substance rubbed on their bodies and hair by many of southern Africa’s indigenous people comes from a remarkable rock called Blinkklip.
Tobacco inserts: a history
For at least half a century, cigarette makers issued series of colourful cards with their packs. These pictures tell an interesting story of their own.