H183 Lecture 6

H183 Lecture 6 - population of 16,000 1867 Discovery of...

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http://www.warmuseum.ca/cwm/exhibitions/boer/boerwarmap-lrg_e.shtml H183 Lecture: Bubonic Plague in South Africa (Keywords) Geography : Cape Town Uitvlugt (Ndabeni) Johannesburg South Africa Terms : Bubonic Plague Yersin pestis Xenopsylla cheopis Quarantine Cordon sanitaire Zulu (language and ethnic group) Xhosa (language and ethnic group) Tembu Mfengu/Fingo Boer Afrikaner (people) Afrikaans (language) “Kafir” (derogatory, no longer used) People : Abdullah Abdurahman Elijah Mdolomba Alfred Mangena Dates : 1806 British take over Cape Colony; Cape Town
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Unformatted text preview: population of 16,000 1867 Discovery of Diamonds in Cape Colony 1886 Discovery of Gold in Witwatersrand (led to est. of Johannesburg) 1899-1902 Anglo-Boer War or the South African War; 27,000 people of Dutch descent estimated to die from disease in concentration camps 1901 Forced relation of people in District Six to temporary camp at Uitvlugt 1902 Native Reserve Location Bill http://www.microbelibrary.org/microbelibrary/files/ccImages/Articleimages/nchamberlain/Images/plague.jpg...
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