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ID: 7016540
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Cape of Good Hope (former administrative division)  Cape of Good Hope (former administrative division)

Coordinates:
Lat: 31 00 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -31.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 023 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 23.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Dutch traders arrived in 1652; under British occupation in late 18th cen., & ceded to British by Dutch in 1814; annexed British Kaffraria in 1865 & British Bechuanaland in 1895; administered Lesotho 1871-1884.

Names:
Cape of Good Hope (preferred,C,V)
Cape (C,V)
Kaap (C,V)
Kaapland (C,V)
Le Cap (C,O)
Cap, Le (C,O)
Cape Colony (H,V)  ............ before 1910
Cape Province (H,V,display)
Cape of Good Hope Province (H,V)
Kaaprovinsie (H,V)
Kaap' Provinsie (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of South Africa (nation)  ........  South Africa (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Cape of Good Hope (former administrative division)  ............  Cape of Good Hope (former administrative division) (P)

Place Types:
former administrative division (preferred, C)
general region (C)
province (H)  ............  until November, 1993

Sources and Contributors:
Cape..........  [VP]
...........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) II, 825-826
...........  Rand McNally Atlas (1991) I-30
...........  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 218
Cape Colony..........  [VP]
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1989) 339
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 218
Cape of Good Hope..........  [VP Preferred]
................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) II, 825
................................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 39
................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 218
Cape of Good Hope Province..........  [BHA, VP]
...............................................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 152
Cape Province..........  [BHA, VP]
..........................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..........................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..........................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..........................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) II, 825
..........................  Grande Encyclop├ędie Larousse (1983)
..........................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 94
..........................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 218
Cap, Le..........  [BHA]
.................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
Kaap..........  [VP]
...........  Rand McNally Atlas (1991) I-30
Kaapland..........  [BHA]
.................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
Kaap' Provinsie..........  [VP]
.............................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 115
Kaaprovinsie..........  [VP]
.......................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 152
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) II, 825
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 218
Le Cap..........  [BHA]
.................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 115
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 152
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) II, 825; II, 825-826
..................  Grande Encyclop├ędie Larousse (1983)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1991) I-30
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1985) plate 94
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 39
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1989) 339
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 218
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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