Batavia (today’s Jakarta on the island of Java, Indonesia) was the headquarters of the Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oostindie Compagnie in Dutch, or VOC). Founded  in 1619 by Jan Pieterszoon Coen, the company’s governor general of the Moluccas, the city featured magnificent homes of wealthy Dutch merchants as well as pestilential canals, which were the scourge of many visiting sailors whose ships stopped for supplies and repairs on their way home to Europe.

Batavia (today’s Jakarta on the island of Java, Indonesia) was the headquarters…

Gunung Semeru katon saka desa ing Pasuruhan. Litografé gambar iki diripta déning J.C. Grieve, adhedhasar lukisané Abraham Salm, sing dibabar ing Amsterdam taun 1872. Saiki litograf iku minangka salah siji kolèksi KITLV. Lisènsi: Domain Publik - The Volcano Smeroe (View from the Passaroeng Residence)

Gunung Semeru katon saka desa ing Pasuruhan. Litografé gambar iki diripta déning J.C. Grieve, adhedhasar lukisané Abraham Salm, sing dibabar ing Amsterdam taun 1872. Saiki litograf iku minangka salah siji kolèksi KITLV. Lisènsi: Domain Publik - The Volcano Smeroe (View from the Passaroeng Residence)

Gunung Semeru katon saka desa ing Pasuruhan. Litografé gambar iki diripta déning J.C. Grieve, adhedhasar lukisané Abraham Salm, sing dibabar ing Amsterdam taun 1872. Saiki litograf iku minangka salah siji kolèksi KITLV. Lisènsi: Domain Publik - The Volcano Smeroe (View from the Passaroeng Residence)

Gunung Semeru katon saka desa ing Pasuruhan. Litografé gambar iki diripta déning J.C. Grieve, adhedhasar lukisané Abraham Salm, sing dibabar ing Amsterdam taun 1872. Saiki litograf iku minangka salah siji kolèksi KITLV. Lisènsi: Domain Publik - The Volcano Smeroe (View from the Passaroeng Residence)

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Schoolplaten: Indië - Op de puinhopen bouwden ze Batavia, de hoofdstad van Nederlands-Indië. Alle VOC-vestigingen in Azië werden van hieruit bestuurd.

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Dutch Schoolplaat, the china town in Batavia

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A.-Van-Pers----Een-geldwisselaar.jpg (400×511)

Landscape around west Javanese village Preanger

Landscape around west Javanese village Preanger

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Schoolplaten: Indië - Karbau - De buffel - Kebo

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Schoolplaten: Indië - Google zoeken

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