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Namaqualand, "Boyd, 1"

Photograph of a group of males at a local cricket event. Pictured here are: Max Rosenberg (top row 3rd left), Jack Pachter (bottom row 2nd right), Petrie Malherbe (front row middle), and Sam Pachter (middle row 4th from left).

Photographer unknown

Namaqualand, "Boyd, 2"

Photograph of Charlie Epstein circa 1929 seated in front of the Garies hotel (run by the Rosenberg family). Charlie was born 1912 in Ladismith, Western Cape. He left school at the age of 15 to help earn a living for his family. He worked as a shop assistant/clerk in Namaqualand.

Photographer unknown

Namaqualand, "Boyd, 3"

Photograph of a group of people standing in line while waiting to receive 'pauper' food rations (7 lbs of wheat a week for each adult) during the poverty-stricken years of the 1930s (the Great Depression).

Photographer unknown