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Afrikaans Language Monument [HDR]

The Afrikaans Language Monument (Afrikaanse Taalmonument) commemorates the semicentenary of Afrikaans being declared an official language of South Africa separate from Dutch.

Poignant memorial to the Voortrekker women and children - Voortrekker Monument - South Africa Anton Van, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, My Land, African History, South Africa, Heritage Site, Country, Statues

Voortrekker monument, Pretoria: "At the foot of the Monument stands a bronze sculpture of a Voortrekker woman and her two children by South African sculptor Anton van Wouw. It pays homage to the strength and courage of the Voortrekker women who played as big a part in this historic event as the men."

1972 i joined this movement at Anton van Wouw Laerskool Groenkloof Pretoria. This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Anton Van, Old Signs, African Countries, Beaches In The World, My Land, My Heritage, Vintage Labels, African History, History Facts

This Day in History: Sep 30, 1931: Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

The founding of the Voortrekkers coincided with the growth of Afrikaner nationalism in South Africa, then a member of the British Commonwealth. In some ways it was an Afrikaans-language alternative to the largely English-speaking Boy Scout movement, with its British heritage. The original concept of a youth movement amongst Afrikaners was formulated by Dr. C.F. Visser in 1913 in Bloemfontein. Dr. Visser appealed to the directors of the Boy Scout Movement (founded in 1907) to allow the…

Set in Pretoria, you will discover the Voortrekker Monument. Finished in this monument was built in honor of the Voortrekkers and incorporates many religious symbols, as well as mystical ones. Famous Places, Famous Landmarks, Les Seychelles, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, Safari, My Land, Countries Of The World, Places To See

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The Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, South Africa: Little House on the Prairie meets colonial violence meets monumental fascist-esque architecture. Very special to the Afrikaner people Pretoria, Zimbabwe, Monuments, Photo Forum, Namibia, Port Elizabeth, Kruger National Park, To Infinity And Beyond, African History

Afrikanerhart - die Trekpad van 'n Nasie | De Volkshuijs Media

Die Boere-Afrikaner se aanlyn tuiste vir die nuutste in kultuur, godsdiens, geskiedenis, politiek en vermaak. Boeresport. Volkswysies. Rubrieke. Resepte. Alles in jou voertaal, Afrikaans!

My Maternal Grandfather - Andries Pretorius - Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa) Pretoria, Brick Design, My Land, My Heritage, African History, South Africa, Places To Go, Statue, Homeland

My Maternal Grandfather - Andries Pretorius - Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa)

Piet Retief - Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa) Pretoria, South Africa, Scenery, African, Cry, Documentaries, Travelling, Nostalgia, Boards

Piet Retief - Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa)

Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria by Nele en Jan, on 16 th December 12 noon the sun shines in the middle of this block. Port Elizabeth, Kruger National Park, Pretoria, The Beautiful Country, My Land, African History, Africa Travel, South Africa, Clifton Beach

Het Voortrekkers Monument in Pretoria

Het Voortrekkers Monument in Pretoria - De Voortrekkers waren blanke Zuid-Afrikaanse boeren, die tussen 1830 en 1850 emigreerden uit de door de Britten geannexeerde Kaapkolonie naar het gebied rond de Oranjerivier, in de zogenaamde Grote Trek.

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.

Oh how I'm gonna miss going to this place every 16 December! Gonna miss this country and city! Port Elizabeth, Out Of Africa, African History, Fauna, Camping, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, South Africa, Places To Visit

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