Fire damages historic hangar at Swartkop Air Force base

Fire damages historic hangar at Swartkop Air Force base: Officials are investigating the cause of a fire which damaged a hangar at the Air Force Base Swartkop in Pretoria at the weekend.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Helena Montana – Grandstreet Theater – College Interior – Historic

This #State Theatre tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Onasill ~ Bill Badzo Collage of the interior of the former Church 205 More Pretoria Images This State Theatre image was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK HERE to learn more about WP Robot for Wordpress - a massive time and money saver. Read, Republish and Submit Press Releases to MyPR. … [Read more...]

WATCH: Ramaphosa signs historic agreement for SA's ailing health system

WATCH: Ramaphosa signs historic agreement for SA's ailing health system: Pretoria - A miracle and historic agreement for an ailing health system is what health stakeholders are calling the official signing of the Presidential .... Google Alert - Pretoria March against poor train services to hit Pretoria: A national march against poor train service will hit Pretoria east and various areas of South Africa on Friday. The march is organized by the Federation .... Google Alert - … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Wyndham Historic Hotel ~ Nashville ~ Tennessee ~ (Union Station)

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Onasill ~ Bill Badzo Upper Level: Union Station (Now a Wyndham Historic Hotel) NRHP # #69000178 U.S. National Register of Historic Places Nashville's Union Station is a former railroad terminal opened in 1900 to serve the passenger operations of the eight railroads then providing passenger service to Nashville, Tennessee. Built just to the west of the … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Saranac Lake – New York – The Episcopal Church of St. Luke – Historic

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Onasill ~ Bill Badzo The incorporated Village of Saranac Lake is located in the Adirondacks, a jagged outcropping of mountainous peaks sliced by rapid-flowing streams and dotted with clear glacial lakes, which juts up out of the glacial plains of upstate New York. Six million acres of this rugged country and its isolated valley hamlets are part of the … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Louisville ~ Kentucky ~ Ky ~ Historic District

This #State Theatre tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Onasill ~ Bill Badzo The Louisville Palace is a theatre in downtown Louisville, Kentucky located in the city's so-called theater district on the east side of Fourth Street between Broadway and Chestnut Street. This historic landmark opened in 1928 and was designed by architect John Eberson. It has a seating capacity of 2,700. Elegant and ornate, The Palace … [Read more...]

Africa in the 1920’s: Pretoria, South Africa, Historic Buildings and Mine

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: This black and white 16 mm video was taken by American tourists visiting South Africa in the late 1920's. Here they visit several famous sites in Pretoria, including Oom Paul Kruger's Church and Home--Oom Paul (Uncle Paul) served as South Africa's President from 1883-1900. Next they visit the massive Union Buildings and gardens--seat of the government and home of the South African President. At the end of this segment they … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Salt Lake City Utah ~ Salt Lake Temple ~ Temple Square ~ Historic

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Onasill ~ Bill Badzo The Salt Lake Temple is a temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) located on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. At 253,015 square feet (23,505.9 m2), it is the largest LDS temple by floor area. Dedicated in 1893, it is the sixth temple completed by the church, requiring 40 years to … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Image from page 114 of “The Bookshelf for boys and girls Historic Tales and Golden Deeds part 4” (1912)

This #Kruger House Pretoria tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: bookshelfforboys00univ019 Title: The Bookshelf for boys and girls Historic Tales and Golden Deeds part 4 Year: 1912 (1910s) Authors: University Society, New York Subjects: Children's literature Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries Literature Encyclopedias and dictionaries Publisher: New York. : … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Albion NY ~ Orleans County Courthouse ~ Historic District

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Onasill ~ Bill Badzo The Orleans County Courthouse Historic District in Albion, New York is made up of thirty-three buildings. The buildings are situated on and around Courthouse Square which is bounded by East State Street on the north, East Park Street on the south, Main Street on the west and Platt Street on the east. Most of the buildings in this area date … [Read more...]