Podcast: Heritage Today@JoburgHeritage: 28/10/14: Den Adams with Neil Viljoen on Jose Dale Lace (#Northwards):
Fresh back from a very pleasant five days at the Heritage SA annual symposium, which was held in Richmond in the Karoo, Den Adams chats to Neil Viljoen, who delivered a fascinating talk about the legendary Jose Dale Lace, who was born in Richmond. Neil, who is well-known to Gautengers as the Curator of #Northwards, the Herbert Baker house dominating the Parktown Ridge and home to the Dale Laces from 1904 to 1911, has assembled a huge amount of information on the family and he entertained the delegates to about an hour on her life at Richmond, schooling in England, and marraige to John and life in Johannesburg – not to mention a host of admirers.
“LIFE WITH JOSE IS HELL. BUT LIFE WITHOUT HER IS A WORSE HELL” (John, her husband).
Join Den Adams as he interviews Neil Viljoen, who delivered a fascinating talk at the recent Heritage SA annual symposium, about the legendary Jose Dale Lace, who was born in Richmond in the Karoo.
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