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Military mails at the Cape of Good Hope, 1795-1870

Ken Baker

Military mails at the Cape of Good Hope, 1795-1870

by Ken Baker

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Published by Reijger Publishers in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Cape of Good Hope
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army -- Postal service -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Postal service -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Postal service -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Postal service -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 42-43.

      StatementKen Baker.
      SeriesMosquito monograph ;, 1st
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUH85.G7 B35 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p. :
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2762751M
      ISBN 100620086750
      LC Control Number86119294
      OCLC/WorldCa14523301

      Cambridge Core - Historical Geography - Directions for Sailing to and from the East Indies, China, New Holland, Cape of Good Hope, and the Interjacent Ports - by James Horsburgh Skip to main content We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our : James Horsburgh. Vice Admiral of the Blue the Honourable Sir George Keith Elphinstone() was appointed as commander of the British force dispatched to capturethe Cape of Good Hope in As an experienced naval officer and a capablecommander acquainted with the Cape and the Far East, he was the correct choice tocommand the expedition. Due to the strategic location of the Cape of Good Hope.

        Precis of the Archives of the Cape of Good Hope: Letters received, by Cape of Good Hope (South Africa). Archives; Leibbrandt, H. C. V. Publication date Publisher Physical problem with the book(pg 58, 60,61,62,63) Addeddate Bookplateleaf Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II. Royal Regiment" at "Line Drift" to his brother in Manchester, bearing blued paper 1d. brick-red with clear to large margins, neatly cancelled and tied, countersigned by the Commanding Officer and showing, on reverse, Grahams Town, Cape Town and arrival () datestamps on reverse; some stains on face panel though a presentable example and a.

        The first slave reached the Cape in , a year after the first white settler party under Jan van Riebeeck. Thousands more would follow. Slavery was to remain an institution here until the end of the Dutch period in , and well beyond, for it was not until , under British administration, that Cape slaves were finally emancipated. In Early Slavery at the Cape of Good Hope. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .


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