Boekenwinkel (Bookstore)

This picture taken from front of Ramaya building at present time. That buildings in front there (beside the road to Kampuang Cino) is Bookstore in that time. Now this building has change with new. In this picture we can not see the gate beside Bookstore, the gate were welcoming us to Kampuang Cino (Chinatown) _________________________…

Chinatown Gate

This picture taken from front of Bung Hatta Palace to Kampuang Cino (Chinatown). This is situation in 1935-1940, we can see the gate before we entered the Chinatown. ____________________ Gambar ini diambil dari arah Istana Bung Hatta mengarah ke Kampuang Cino. Inilah keadaan pada masa 1935-1940, kita dapat melihat adanya gerbang sebelum memasuki kampung Cina

View of Bukit Tinggi from Benteng

View of Bukit Tinggi from Benteng (Fort de Kock), this picture has year 1945-1955. We can see Jam Gadang far in there, the buidling on this city, and Kampuang Cino (Chinatown). Its many old building there, not now. _________________________ Pemandangan Kota Bukit Tinggi dari Benteng de Kock, gambar ini bertahunkan 1945-1955. Pada gambar dapat kita…

Chinatown

Chinatown in Bukit Tinggi, we have two picture here. First on a year 1992 and the secon on year 1998. See the traffic its comfortable and many people walk on pedestrian. Its maybe the motorcycle is not like now, many and many. _____________ Kapuang Cino di Bukit Tinggi, kami memiliki dua gambar disini. Satu bertahunkan…

Bank Nasional

Bank Nasional (National Bank) is the first bank belong to Malay (Minangkabau/Indonesians). This bank built on 1931 by the Minangkabau Merchants, in present time that bank no longer exist. This building located in Kampuang Cino (Chinatown) or in A.Yani Street, in that time named was School Street. _____________________________ Bank Nasional ialah bank pertama yang dimiliki…

Kampuang Cino

Kampuang Cino (Chinatown) located in the centre of town. This picture taken from Bank Nasional Building. The shop house in the centre of ¬†crossroad was still there until now. And we there was top Mount Marapi, in present time if you looking towards that direction, you also see top of Jam Gadang. Maybe this picture…

Bendi di Kampuang Cino

Bendi in Chinese Town, a Minangkabau Man with his traditional cloth who difficult to see on this time. ________________________________________ Bendi di Kampuang Cino, belum ada mobil yang parkir, masih lengang. Menarik melihat tulisan pada papan petunjuk yang berbunyi “Disini Menyeberang”

Kampuang Cino

The old shop house in Chinese Town on Bukittinggi from the 1970-75’s.¬† _______________________ Kampuang Cino atau Kampung Cina atau Chinese Kamp atau The Chinese Town yang terletak di Jalan Ahmad Yani Bukittinggi pada masa dahulu sekitar tahun 1970-75an. Foto ini hanya merekam salah satu bagian dari jajaran ruko yang ada di Kampuang Cino.