Mining Boys on the Rand, Johannesburg. C1903-1920. Source: Franco Frescura Collection

Egoli, or the "City of Gold" is South Africa's most populated city, and the cosmopolitan business centre of the country. The hub of South Africa's most densely populated province, Gauteng, Johannesburg, or Jozi, was built along the gold-bearing reefs of the Witwatersrand, and is the home of South Africa's Constitutional Court.

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Last updated : 07-Jan-2015

This article was produced for South African History Online on 29-Mar-2011