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Sophiatown in the suburbs of Johannesburg was once known for

Sophiatown in the suburbs of Johannesburg was once known for

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Toby Street, Johannesburg, circa 1950: the street divided the black suburb of Sophiatown

The slogan 'We Won't Move' appears on a wall in Sophiatown,

Armed police prepare to evict a household in Sophiatown

The Destruction of Sophiatown: Rare Color Photos, 1959 - John Edwin Mason: Documentary, Motorsports, Photo History

The Destruction of Sophiatown: Rare Color Photos, 1959 - John Edwin Mason: Documentary, Motorsports, Photo History

Story of cities #19: Johannesburg's apartheid purge of vibrant Sophiatown | Cities | The Guardian

Sophiatown 1954

Eliot Elisofon Aerial view of Anglican Church of Christ the King Sophiatown Johannesburg South Africa 1959

Story of cities #19: Johannesburg's apartheid purge of vibrant Sophiatown | Cities | The Guardian

Eliot Elisofon Aerial view of Anglican Church of Christ the King Sophiatown Johannesburg South Africa 1959

The Destruction of Sophiatown: Rare Color Photos, 1959 - John Edwin Mason: Documentary, Motorsports, Photo History

Eliot Elisofon Sophiatown as it was left after removal of the population under the Western Areas

Singers in Sophiatown, 1954: People went to Sophiatown to listen to music. The

The Destruction of Sophiatown

Sophiatown

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The 'ghost house' - one of the three buildings to survive the bulldozing of

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Sophiatown, in the suburbs of Johannesburg, was once known for its bohemian lifestyle and vibrant music scene. But 60 years ago, the South African ...

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Clockwise, from top: Johannesburg Art Gallery, the Hillbrow skyline at night, Nelson

Sophiatown: the revival of South Africa's 'Little Harlem'

A typical Sophiatown house, although ...

Thomas Chapman has built a screen to memorialise the forcibly removed residents of Sophiatown | Design Indaba

The Central Business District around 1931.

from Wikipedia by Josef Langerman CC BY-SA 3.0. Sophiatown is located on one of Johannesburg's ridges called ...

Church of Christ the King

Johannesburg CBD in 2005

Formal housing settlement in Soweto

Sophiatown The Mix centre

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Northcliff is one of the older, more established areas in Johannesburg. It is highly sought-after by those looking for a tranquil and exclusive lifestyle.

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Under apartheid Hillbrow used to be one of the nicest

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Johannesburg around 1890.

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Sixty years ago, the South African government cleared Sophiatown, a multi-racial neighbourhood

Sophiatown – The Mix

Aerial view of Sophiatown, as it was left after removal of the population under the

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In 1997, Johannesburg City Council made a bold decision to reinstate the name of Sophiatown after the bohemian and multiracial suburb that was destroyed by ...

Church mural depicting Sophiatown street life

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Filming the crowdfunding video: Mtsembeni chatting to McCoy Mrubata, who is sat beside the statue of Sophiatown legend Kippie Moetketsi

The Destruction of Sophiatown: Rare Color Photos, 1959 - John Edwin Mason: Documentary, Motorsports, Photo History

This section of Joburg became a public showcase of how flawed the apartheid regime was as poor whites started to move into vacant properties.

Church mural depicting Sophiatown street life

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Waiting for the GG removal lorries

Upstairs at Sophiatown the Mix

Westbury residents say Sophiatown police station is doing nothing about the shooting incidents in their area. Photo: Google Maps. JOHANNESBURG ...

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The library of Dr Alfred Bitini Xuma, former president of the African National Congress and the first black South African to become a medical doctor, ...

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Mandela House of Vilikazi Street

Just across the railway tracks from the R160-million Freedom Charter monument in Walter Sisulu

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January 2008 Johannesburg aerial view looking towards the south-east

Three men get their hair cut in the street in Sophiatown a suburb of Johannesburg 1958

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Diverse community: Malcolm Purkey, centre, was part of the team that workshopped Sophiatown

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Trevor Huddleston Memorial at Christ the King