Ladysmith Relief Celebration in St. George
- G. W. Dick, Photographer
- Media Type
- Item Type
- This photograph depicts the Ladysmith Relief Celebration in St. George, Ont. Ladysmith is a small city in South Africa, 365km south of Johannesburg. During the Second Boer War of 1899-1902, it was the center of operation for British forces. In the beginning of the war, the Boers, who outnumbered the British, surrounded Ladysmith. The siege of the city lasted 118 days and ended on February 28, 1900. It was the most crucial stage of the war.
The original photo is held by the South Dumfries Historical Society.
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Ladysmith Relief Celebration
St. George, March 1st 1900
- Date of Publication
- 1 Mar 1900
- Date Of Event
- 1 March 1900
Width: 18 cm
Height: 14.5 cm
- Local identifier
- South Dumfries Historical Society
- Language of Item
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 43.2501 Longitude: -80.24966
- Copyright Statement
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Recommended Citation
- Ladysmith Relief Celebration in St. George, 1900. South Dumfries Historical Society, 1999.23.03.
- The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit "South Dumfries Historical Society."
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