Entry in the book

Architecture of the Transvaal

Chapter two page 25

Author:Labuschagne, Elize
Title:From Trekboer to Builder: Pioneer Builders: Materials, Techniques, Traditions, Types

The Voortrekkers entered the hinterland within their own traditions but they had to make innovations. Elize Labuschagne investigates the building techniques employed by the Boers in their farm dwellings.