The Berlin Conference of 1884–85 (The General Act of the Berlin Conference). Divided Africa up - many countries took a piece as you see by the legend.

Austria-Hungary and Russia Stand Down

British presence in West Africa dating back to the century. Britain began…

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

Although she was a British citizen, Emily Hobhouse has become an honorary South African through her selfless and courageous actions, which exposed the inhumanity of concentration camps during the Anglo-Boer war Fantastiese Vroumens!

Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.

South Africa: Anglo Boer War in Colour – Suid-Afrika: Anglo Boere .

Genl Koos de la Rey 22/10/1847 - 15/09/1914 was 'n genl gedurende 2de Vryheidsoorlog en word geag as een van die grootste militêre leiers tydens daardie konflik.De la Rey was beroemd vir sy rare gedrag teenoor sy vyande. 'n Voorbeeld: by Tweebosch op die 7/3 waar hy Lt-genl Methuen met van sy troepe gevange geneem het. Die troepe is teruggestuur en Methuen is vrygelaat omdat hy erg gewond is, De la Rey meen dat hy sou doodgaan sonder die mediese dienste wat Britte op daardie stadium kon…

Generaal J. de la Rey - Boereleier in die Anglo-boere oorlog.

Net 'n kort foto toer van 'n Boer wat krygsgevange geneem is in die Anglo-Boere Oorlog.... Gevang, gehok, ge-trein, geskip, gehok, ge-los, gekry en getreur.  The Anglo Boer War through the eyes of a Boer POW ( Prisoner of War )

Net 'n kort foto toer van 'n Boer wat krygsgevange geneem is in die Anglo-Boere…

A Boer woman with her dead child, the last of her children to die, photographed by Emily Hobhouse. An English activist, Emily spent six months in South Africa from January to June 1901 visiting Bloemfontein and six other concentration camps. Emily returned to England to campaign against "a gigantic and grievous blunder caused by  crass male ignorance, helplessness and muddling." Her militancy brought the scorn of the British people who called her hysterical, a rebel, liar, enemy of the…

A Boer woman with her dead child, the last of her children to die, photographed by Emily Hobhouse. An English activist, Emily spent six months in South Africa from January to June 1901 visiting Bloemfontein and six other concentration camps.

Protestant Huguenot Cross. I have this tattooed on my forearm, in honor of my french  huguenot roots.

I have this tattooed on my forearm, in honor of my french huguenot roots.

Sarie Mare-1868. Susara Margaretha (Sarie) Maré. Oudste dogter van J.P. Maré en C.S.J. Erasmus was Susara Margaretha. Sy is op die plaas Eendraght, Suikerbosrand, distrik Heidelberg, gebore op 15 April 1869. Haar pa was Jacob Maré, wat later 'n lid van die uitvoerende raad van die Transvaal geword en na wie 'n straat in Pretoria genoem is. Hierdie is dié Sarie Marais wat in die wyk van die Mooirivier gewoon het, ook bekend as Tant Mossie, volgens die SA biblioteek se katalogus-inskrywing .

Sarie Mare-1868. Susara Margaretha (Sarie) Maré. Oudste dogter van J.P. Maré en C.S.J. Erasmus was Susara Margaretha. Sy is op die plaas Eendraght, Suikerbosrand, distrik Heidelberg, gebore op 15 April 1869. Haar pa was Jacob Maré, wat later 'n lid van die uitvoerende raad van die Transvaal geword en na wie 'n straat in Pretoria genoem is. Hierdie is dié Sarie Marais wat in die wyk van die Mooirivier gewoon het, ook bekend as Tant Mossie, volgens die SA biblioteek se katalogus-inskrywing .

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