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From: "Lynn MacLeod" <>
Subject: [ZA-EC] Union of Orangia
Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2007 08:08:40 +1300
Sorry... have been away from the old computer a bit..
Orangia is the old Union of Orangia
>Specifically political organizations accompany this development. Parties
committed to Afrikaner self-government are formed - Het Volk ('The People')
in the Transvaal in 1905, and Orangia Unie ('Orange Union') in the Orange
River Colony in 1906.>
----- Original Message -----
From: "Becky Horne" <>
Sent: Monday, January 15, 2007 1:11 PM
Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] Newspaper cuttings from the Eastern Cape - Place
> Hi Rod
> Maybe Tombi, Lynn or Cindy can do a look-up for you in those wonderful
> they have pertaining to old place names in South Africa / Cape Colony?
> At a guess I would think that this was part of the Orange Free State?
> Africa only became a Union in 1910 and this newspaper cutting was dated
> Let's see what the other folks have to say.
> [Have changed the subject header to address the query].
> Best wishes
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rod Gebhardt" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Sunday, January 14, 2007 6:41 AM
> Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] Newspaper cuttings from the Eastern Cape - LAING
> > Hi Becky,
> > These snippets always give me a mental nudge to find out more. It is
> > surprising the history one can get from these cuttings. The place
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