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House of the Pels family next to ours at Tanahabay

Item Information

Title:
House of the Pels family next to ours at Tanahabay
Description:
View of house from across the road. Four figures stand looking at camera in front of gate. Martinus Petrus Pels served as the honorary vice-counsel for the United States in Batavia. He likely made his living working for a trading firm and in 1866 served as a member of the Batavian Chamber of Commerce.
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:
Homes and haunts
Dwellings
Pels, Martinus Petrus
Places:
Indonesia
Jakarta (Indonesia)
Java (Indonesia)
Extent:
32 x 41 cm.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Jakarta, Indonesia
Language:
English
Identifier:
muph003-b001-i016