Editors. "Alfred Milner becomes high commissioner for South Africa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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Alfred Milner becomes high commissioner for South Africa (36 words)
Historical Context Note
In the aftermath of the inquiry into the Jameson Raid, Lord Rosmead, High Commissioner for Southern Africa and Governor of Cape Colony, resigns his posts, and is succeeded by Alfred Milner, who remains in office until 1901.19230 Alfred Milner becomes high commissioner for South Africa 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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