Editors. "Bloemfontein Conference fails to produce agreement on Transvaal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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The British High Commissioner for South Africa, Alfred Milner, meets with Transvaal president Paul Kruger in a conference at Bloemfontein. However, the two leaders fail to reach any agreement on the Transvaal franchise, which is currently denied to expatriate migrant workers, known as Uitlanders.