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Author of books on local historyAnna Margaretha Hofmeyr, née Beyers, was born on 2 November, 1899 at Germiston.
She studied at Stellenbosch University (Secondary Teacher's Diploma 1921) and
at Amsterdam (Community Work).
Founding member of the Stellenbosse Heemkring
She was a lecturer at the College in Wellington before she moved to
Stellenbosch. After many years service as a teacher, lecturer and librarian she
full time writer for the last three decades of her life.Books:
Uit die Groot Trek, 1938
Die Meulslot, Kosmo Uitgewery, 1967
Van Erfurt na die Kap, 1972
Stellenbosse Heemkring, (Editor Charles Fensham), 1978
Die Laan en sy mense, 1982
Kleinmond, Toe en Nou, 1985
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