Archive Crawl 2020

Written by Ellen Harmse.

Archive Crawl ENG 2020

Archive Tours planned for 2020/2021

One day one realises how hectic the corona danger is and the next day one may observe that the slackening of the lockdown rules happen sooner and faster than anticipated... all over the world.

Anything can happen.  Everybody noticed that this year.

Important Notice

Gauteng Archive Crawl 2020

At this stage GSSA the has hope that the tour planned for October 2020, still may happen.  Depending on when archives and libraries may open again AND how much participants will trust their own corona skills (masks, social distances, sterilizers etc.).

Thus the organizer will carry on with the necessary bookings and usual weekly email preparations. Registered participants have already made use the time during lockdown to follow up the messages. 

Note: Nobody has cancelled yet due to the crisis.

Should the lockdown not be recalled in time for the tour in October 2020, it will just be postponed.


To those interested in the Archive Crawl in and around GAUTENG in October 2020,

In the past most Participants lived in or near Pretoria. They slept at home and used their own transport.  But for those who stayed with friends, family or in a guest house a lift club was organised.


What is included?

How much does it cost?

What if I do not live in Gauteng and have to use extra transport and accommodation?

What is the size of the group?

Institutions & Archives to be visited?

How do I book? 

What is the aim of GSSA  offering these tours?

What are the pre-conditions for participants?

For more information or to be added to the mailing list please email me by clicking on my name Ellen Harmse