Cape Colony
The Cape Colony (Dutch: Kaapkolonie) was a British colony in present-day South Africa and Namibia, named for the Cape of Good Hope. The British colony was preceded by an earlier Dutch colony...
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History of Cape Colony
The Cape Colony (Dutch: Kaapkolonie) was a British colony in present-day South Africa and Namibia, named for the Cape of Good Hope. The British colony was preceded by an earlier Dutch colony...
History of Cape Colony - Wikipedia
Fingoland
Fingoland was a historical territory situated in what is now the Eastern Cape, South Africa. It was inhabited primarily by the Fingo ("amaFengu") people, and was located in the south-west portion of t...
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Progressive Party (Cape Colony)
The Progressive (British) Party of the Cape Colony, was a political party in the Cape Parliament that was primarily composed of and supported by British immigrants to the Cape. It supported pro-Britis...
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Xhosa Wars
The Xhosa Wars (also known as the Cape Frontier Wars or "Africa's 100 Years War"), were a series of nine wars or flare-ups (from 1779 to 1879) between the Xhosa tribes and European settlers, in what i...
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1903 Southern African Customs Union Agreement
The 1903 Southern African Customs Union Agreement was a multilateral treaty between the British colonies and protectorates in Southern Africa that created a customs union between the territories.After...
1903 Southern African Customs Union Agreement - Wikipedia
Parliament of the Cape of Good Hope
The Parliament of the Cape of Good Hope functioned as the Legislature of the Cape Colony, from its founding in 1853, until the creation of the Union of South Africa in 1910, when it was dissolved and ...
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Battle of Muizenberg
The Battle of Muizenberg was a small but significant military engagement which took place near Muizenberg in 1795; it led to the capture of the Dutch Cape Colony by Kingdom of Great Britain.
In 17...
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Postage stamps and postal history of Griqualand West
This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of Griqualand West, a former British colony that is now part of South Africa.
The first stamps used in Griqualand West were stamps of Cape...
Postage stamps and postal history of Griqualand West - Wikipedia
History of the Cape Colony before 1806
The written history of the Cape Colony in what is now South Africa began when Portuguese navigator Bartolomeu Dias became the first modern European to round the Cape of Good Hope in 1488. In 1497, Va...
History of the Cape Colony before 1806 - Wikipedia
Griqualand West cricket team
The Griqualand West cricket team is the first-class cricket team that represents the area of Griqualand West in Northern Cape province in South Africa. For the purposes of the SuperSport Series, Griqu...
John Charles Molteno, Jr.
John Charles Molteno, Jr. (4 March 1860 – 23 March 1924) M.L.A., was a South African exporter and Member of Parliament. He was a prominent anti-imperialist of the Cape Colony, and a denouncer of Briti...
John Charles Molteno, Jr. - Wikipedia
Coat of arms of the Cape Colony
The coat of arms of the Cape Colony was the official heraldic symbol of the Cape Colony as a British colony from 1875 to 1910, and as a province of South Africa from 1910 to 1994. It is now obsolete.<...
Economy of the Western Cape
The Western Cape's total GDP for 2008 was R268.26bn, making the province the joint second largest contributor to the country’s total GDP, at 14.3%. It also has one of the fastest growing economies in...
Economy of the Western Cape - Wikipedia