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The Voortrekker Monument is a monument in the city of Pretoria, South Africa. The massive granite structure, built to honour the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and was designed by the architect Gerard Moerdijk who had the idea to Cape Colony, Namibia, Soli Deo Gloria, African History, African Art, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Places To See, South Africa

The Mighty Voortrekker Monument South Africa

The Voortrekker Monument is a monument in the city of Pretoria, South Africa. The massive granite structure, built to honour the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854, was designed by the architect Gerard Moerdijk who had the idea to design a "monument that would stand a thousand years to describe the history and the meaning of the Great Trek to its descendants". It can be seen from almost any location in the city, as it is seated on a hilltop.

Emily Hobhouse, an English activist, spent six months in South Africa from January to June 1901 visiting Bloemfontein and six other camps during the Anglo Boer War Mary Shelley, African History, Women In History, History Online, Great Women, Amazing Women, Prisoners Of War, Held, African Women

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Memoir of Hester Johanna Maria Uys, a child interned in Boer War concentrations camps in South Afirca

An infographic giving the British perspective on the Boers. Military Tactics, Military Art, Military History, South Afrika, War Novels, Confederate States Of America, Human Figure Drawing, British Colonial, African History

LA SEGUNDA GUERRA BOER, ,por H.G. CASTLE , FUENTE = Biblioteca Miltar de BARCELONA

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The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902. Cape of Good Hope. The Cape of Good Hope ,South Africa was founded in 1652 as a halfway house for the Dutch fleet to pick up fresh water and fresh vegetable for their crews. These ships were on their way to trade in the Orient, to places like Batavia ,India and Malaysia. The only indigenous people living in this area were the Koi ,so as the Colony grew, more workers were needed and the Dutch imported slaves from Malaysia, India and the east coast of…

Boers hauling a heavy gun up a mountain at the Battle of Spion Kop on January 1900 in the Boer War D Day Normandy, British Army Uniform, World Conflicts, British Colonial, Antique Maps, African History, Military History, World War Two, South Africa

Battle of Spion Kop

The iconic British defeat on 24th January 1900, during Buller’s second and disastrous attempt to cross the Tugela River and relieve Ladysmith in the Great Boer War