The Irish Brigade who fought alongside the Boers against the British army in the Anglo-Boer War. The commanding officer was Col. Y. Filmore ...

A brigade of Irish volunteers who supported the Boers in the Anglo-Boer war, This is the earliest known photograph of an Irish concert.

Louis Botha, Commander-in-chief of the Transvaal Boers, fighting with impressive capability at Colenso and Spion kop.  After the fall of Pretoria, he led a concerted guerrilla campaign  against the British.

Boer War Louis Botha, Commander-in-chief of the Transvaal Boers, fighting with impressive capability at Colenso and Spion kop. After the fall of Pretoria, he led a concerted guerrilla campaign against the British.

Boer Commandant Danie Theron- 1900

Why Weren't Guns Behaving Violently 100 Years Ago?

New York Life-Day by Day: The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902

Jo Briggs, “The Second Boer War, Anti-Imperialism and European Visual Culture”

Unidentified photographer   Killed British soldiers lying in trenches after the Battle of Spioenkop, near Ladysmith, Natal, South Africa.   1900, January

Unidentified photographer Killed British soldiers lying in trenches after the Battle of Spioenkop, near Ladysmith, Natal, South Africa.

Last one is the The Royal Artillery crew in action. © IWM (Q 72291) Boer War 1899-1902

Last one is the The Royal Artillery crew in action. © IWM (Q Boer War

Boers hauling a heavy gun up a mountain

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

British soldiers in Church Square, Pretoria.British soldiers celebrating in Church Square, Pretoria after the war had ended. Kitchener can be seen front right

British soldiers in Church Square, Pretoria.British soldiers celebrating in Church Square, Pretoria after the war had ended.

The native police of Natal. "They are the most interesting characters in South Africa. The work they have to perform is to keep the natives straight and they are not allowed to arrest the whites. They take much pride in their uniforms." From War in South Africa, Between the British and the Boers, USA, 1900. Learyworks.com collection.

The native police of Natal. "They are the most interesting characters in South Africa. The work they have to perform is to keep the natives straight and they are not allowed to arrest the whites. They take much pride in their uniforms." From War in South Africa, Between the British and the Boers, USA, 1900. Learyworks.com collection.

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