British South Africa Company founds Salisbury in Mashonaland

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Historical Context Note

The British South Africa Company found the city of Fort Salisbury in Mashonaland (now the city of Harare in Zimbabwe), named in honour of Prime Minister Salisbury.
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Editors. "British South Africa Company founds Salisbury in Mashonaland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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