25 November 2016

1920 Hotel Kalitaman Postcard

Credit: antique_trade (www.delcampe.net)

Postcard sent to from Salatiga to Netherlands (1920) Fine visible postmarks: * SALATIGA * 

10 cents Postcard

Credit: stampauctionnetwork

Ordinary postcard (10 sen) with open date bar from Salatiga Bu.RJ15 used as a field postcard showing division cachet in violet from Salatiga (type 050) via or to FPO 144 (vNV.R). Censor similar to Bu.RC12a

Hotel Kalitaman Briefkaart (Postcard)

Credit: ben*dav (ebay store!)

This is being sold on eBay for $14 by seller "BENDAV POSTCARDS"
The description says "Good, used 1921, stamp removed, corner wear, stains"

Salatiga doodle

Credit: Fadhil Pasau 

A nice doodle of Salatiga by Fadhil Pasau. You can see his other work here:

27 July 2016

Ngalimin bin Sarop of Runaveares (Randuares)

Credit: ‎Prinz Warren de Jisrecht via Facebook Salatiga

Ngalimin bin Sarop departed and worked in Paramaribo, Suriname from 1920 to 1925. He is from Runaveares (Randuares)

Koentjoeng Soerodikromo

Credit: Prinz Warren de Jisrecht‎ via Facebook Salatiga

Koentjoeng Soerodikromo departed to Suriname as colonial employee on 6th May 1919 at the age of 22. His origin is the village of Pantjoeran. He worked in Pieterzorg Paramaribo Plantation with contract number VV652 from 1919 to 1924.

Zwembad Kalitaman

Credit: Prinz Warren de Jisrecht‎ via Facebook Salatiga

Zwembad Kalitaman (Kalitaman Swimming Pool), circa 1929

21 July 2016

Photo Dewi Documentations

Credit: Dewi Photo

Taman Sari

Dewi Photo is one of the oldest photo studios in Salatiga. My family always went there for a formal photo shoot. We went there last time in the 80s, and they still exist until today.

They posted a series of photograph taken by the late founder of the studio, Andreas Budianto (Tjiang Gwat Bing). These are dedicated to him.

Algemeene Lager School

Credit: Prinz Warren de Jisrecht‎ via Facebook

Algemeene Lager School - now "SD Negeri 01 Salatiga"

04 July 2016

Indische Kerk from Hotel Kaloka

Credit: Prinz Warren de Jisrecht‎ via Facebook

View of Indische Kerk from Hotel Kaloka

06 May 2016

Aerial photo of Salatiga Catholic Church (1928)

Credit: Tropenmuseum

Aerial photo of Salatiga, showing  the Roman Catholic Church.
This photo was taken by the Royal Dutch Indian Airline ( KNILM )
- circa 1928

Work on a clock at a crossroads (1925)

Credit: Tropenmuseum

Work on a clock at a crossroads - circa 1925

Church Square in Salatiga (1925)

Credit: Tropenmuseum

Op deze foto is het Kerkplein in Salatiga te zien. Op en langs de alun-alun onder meer de fontein, de kerk en de muziektent - circa 1925

In this picture shows Church Square in Salatiga. And along the Alun - Alun include the fountain, the Church and the bandstand .

The Municipal House (1925)

Credit: Tropenmuseum

The municipal house - circa 1925

The house of Assistant Resident A. H. Zwieteren

Credit: Tropenmuseum

The house of Assistant Resident A. H. Zwieteren - circa 1925

Salatiga market in 1911

Credit: Tropenmuseum

- circa 1911

Chinese wedding in Salatiga

Credit: Tropenmuseum

- circa 1918

Chinese bruiloftsstoet te Salatiga, Midden-Java. Voorop lopen fluitisten, daarachter worden een geslacht varken en geit gedragen.

Chinese wedding procession in Salatiga, Central Java. Forefront flautists , behind a slaughtered pig and goat.

Louis Krüsemann driving around Mt. Merbabu

Credit: Tropenmuseum

- Circa 1912

Louis Krüsemann met een auto van het merk Waltham op weg van de vulkaan Merbabu naar Salatiga. 

Louis Krüsemann with a car from the Waltham brand away from the volcano Merbabu to Salatiga