Crowd of 175, 000 sitting in amphitheater & spread out up hillside topped by huge stone monument to the Voortrekkers, the 19th century Dutch who settled Cape Town, during huge celebration in honor of their country's pioneers.


  • Title: S. Africa Enshrines Pioneer Heroes
  • Date: 1949-12
  • Location: Pretoria, South Africa, Republic Of
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Celebrations, People And Customs, 1940s, Crowds, Africa, South African, Heroes, Monuments, Vintage Print, Pioneer, Enshrines, South Africa, Republic Of, South African, Celebrations, Monuments, People And Customs, South Africa, Republic Of, Crowds, Vintage Print, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_735625
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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