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Chinaman's House at Batavia, Java [on Molenvliet]

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Title:
Chinaman's House at Batavia, Java [on Molenvliet]
Description:
Tile roof house with adornment along roof peaks. Exterior of front porch adorned with hanging prints, statues, and sculptural elements. Four people sitting on porch. Believed to have belonged to the Khouw family who were local Chinese landowners. Possibly home of Khouw Kim An chairman of Batavian Chinese Council.
Photographer:
Woodbury, Walter B. (Walter Bentley), 1834-1885
Date:
[ca. 1865]
Format:
Photographs
Prints
Genre:
Albumen prints
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 001 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Walter B. Woodbury Photograph Collection
Subjects:
Chinese
Dwellings
Places:
Indonesia
Jakarta (Indonesia)
Java (Indonesia)
Extent:
30 x 39 cm.
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Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Jakarta, Indonesia
Language:
English
Identifier:
muph003-b001-i004