African Gold Coast

  Kapakai Kula 'Apelika, Gula Aferika.

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  • Gold Coast, Exchanges of Forts on — (1850, 1868)    A series of agreements among Britain, Denmark, and the Netherlands to effectively bring the African Gold Coast under British control. Centuries of European rivalry on the Gold Coast led to the construction of a series of coastal… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Gold Coast — Gold Gold (g[=o]ld), n. [AS. gold; akin to D. goud, OS. & G. gold, Icel. gull, Sw. & Dan. guld, Goth. gul[thorn], Russ. & OSlav. zlato; prob. akin to E. yellow. [root]49, 234. See {Yellow}, and cf. {Gild}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Chem.) A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gold Coast (British colony) — This article is about the British colony in west Africa, 1821 1957. For other uses, see Gold Coast (disambiguation) Infobox Former Country native name = conventional long name = Colony of Gold Coast common name = Gold Coast| continent = Africa… …   Wikipedia

  • Gold Coast Colony — Die britische Kronkolonie Goldküste („Gold Coast Colony“) in Westafrika bestand von 1878 bis 1958 und war Teil Britisch Westafrikas. 1958 erlangte sie zusammen mit dem britischen Protektorat Britisch Togoland (ehemals Teil von Togoland) als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gold Coast — noun a republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea Ghana was colonized as the Gold Coast by the British • Syn: ↑Ghana, ↑Republic of Ghana • Derivationally related forms: ↑Ghanian (for: ↑Ghana), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gold Coast —    A territory on the coast of West Africa and the hub of British involvement in the slave trade during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Britain gradually extended its authority over the Gold Coast during the nineteenth century as it… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Gold Coast legislative election, 1951 — Elections for the Legislative Assembly were held for the first time in the Gold Coast on 8 February 1951. Although elections had been held for the Legislative Council since 1925, [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/country profiles/1023444 …   Wikipedia

  • Gold Coast legislative election, 1956 — Elections for the Legislative Assembly were held in the Gold Coast (soon to become Ghana) on 17 July 1956. They were won by Kwame Nkrumah s Convention People s Party, which took 71 of the 104 seats.There were around 1,390,000 registered voters.… …   Wikipedia

  • Gold Coast legislative election, 1954 — Elections for the Legislative Assembly were held for the second time in the Gold Coast on 15 June 1954. They were won by Kwame Nkrumah s Convention People s Party, which took 71 of the 104 seats.BackgroundThe election was held following the… …   Wikipedia

  • Portuguese Gold Coast — The Portuguese Gold Coast was a Portuguese colony on the West African Gold Coast (present day Ghana) on the Gulf of Guinea. History The Portuguese established the following settlements on the Gold Coast from January 21, 1482 …   Wikipedia

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