South Africa and Imperialism

Events

Dutch established Cape Town

1652

Dutch East India Company bully Zulus

1652

The Dutch Imperialist company start bullying the South African Zulus

British Arrived In Cape Town

1772

British Control Cape of Good Hope and Cape Province

1806

British Parliament Abolish Slave Trade

1807

Dutch Defeat Zulus, Form 2 Dutch Republics

1834

The Transvaal Republic Declared Independence From Britain

1880

The First Boer War Started When The Boers Rebelled Against The British

1880

British Sign Treaty Giving Transvaal Self-Government

1881

Berlin Conference

1884 - 1885

Europe meets to split up Africa amongst yourself

British Say That South Africa Is Within Their Range Of Influence

1891

The Transvaal Republic Declared War On Britain, 2nd Boer War

1899

Boers Surrender. South African Union Was Now British

1902