Bloemfontein in 1900
British troops enter Bloemfontein, capital of the Boer Orange Free State, on this day in 1900 #BoerWar #SouthAfrica pic.twitter.com/hsSUh5tFUn
A young Winston Churchill as a war correspondent in Bloemfontein, South Africa some time in late 1899.Historical Times
Building in Bloemfontein
Maphikela House Thomas Maphikela was one of the founder members of the ANC in Bloemfontein in 1912. His double-storey house, where important ANC meetings were held, has been declared a National Monument. #southafrica #bloemfontein
#Bloemfontein is fondly known as the "City of Roses". More than 4000 rose trees have been planted at King's Park, opened in 1925 by the Prince of Wales, Edward VIII. #park #daytour #southafrica
This Day in History: Sep 30, 1931: Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
Oliewenhuis tuine, Bloemfontein
Nelson Mandela with Ruth First at the ANC Congress, Bloemfontein, South Africa, December 1951 by Jürgen Schadeberg.
Bloemfontein: Dutch for "fountain of flowers", poetically known as "the city of roses"