Resident House 1870

Woning van de resident in Fort de Kock, Sumatra. ||¬†Home of the resident at Fort de Kock, Sumatra.¬†circa 1870. We dont know yet the meaning of resident on this picture information. There are Colonial Officer who call as Mr Resident and Mr. Asistant Resident. Mr. Resident was head of province, Mr Asistand Resident was head…

Sabai Nan Aluih Park

Sabai nan Aluih Park located between Pasa Ateh and Bung Hatta Palace on top of Kandang Kabau Hills. Much of tourist know this park as Jam Gadang Park, not just tourist even the locals. So here it is, and of course Jam Gadang (Clock Tower) is in there. This is completly view of Sabai Nan…

Sabai nan Aluih Park & Bung Hatta Palace

This picture taken from above Jam Gadang, there is no year when it taken. From this picture we can see The Sabai nan Aluih Park where Jam Gadang (Clock Tower Located) and Bung Hatta Palace. In the past this palace was Asisten Residen of Padangsche Bovenlanden Office. This building has registered as Heritage Building in…

Bukittinggi di permulaan abad 20

Bukittinggi tahun 1910-1940, lokasi detail tidak diketahui [Picture: Minangkabau Tempo Dulu] Bukit Tinggi maybe in the early 20 century, the detail location was unknown. Every thing still natural, no aspal just white sand and gravel on the street. Or maybe this picture taken from Simpang Kangkuang towards Jam Gadang? In the left is societeit building…