Worker’s identification pass

Description
Stamped in 1902, this is an official worker’s pass. Created for a man called Johannes who was working in the Gauteng Province of South Africa. The Sotho word ‘gauta’ means ‘gold’ and the gold industry thrived in this area from 1887.

W. 283 x H. 144 mm
Accession Loan No.
434/2005/41
Collection Class
Archives and images
Common Name
worker’s identification pass
Simple Name
pass
Full Name
worker’s identification pass
Dimensions
whole W 283 mm; whole height 144 mm
Production Date
1902
Production Year High
1902
Production County
Transvaal
Production Country
South Africa
Production Area Region
Southern Africa
Production Continent
Africa
Family Group


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