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…

House in Bukittinggi 1890

Tijdelijke woning met een grote tuin en veranda in Fort de kock (het huidige Bukittinggi op Sumatra).. Koloniale woning aan de bamboelaan in Fort de Kock (Temporary house with a large garden and porch in Fort de Kock (present Bukittinggi Sumatra) .. Colonial house in Bamboo Avenue in Fort de Kock) – 1890 A house…

The Fourty Stairs

Janjang Ampek Puluah, if we translate freely it will be The Fourty Stairs in English. This picture have year 1970-1980. We can see in this picture that the stairs still in cement and most of the house in there was from the colonial time. Now its change and full of shop, if there has a…

Drying the Rice in Front Yard

We can not find view like this today, Rangkiang has gone, the Rumah Gadang was very dificult to find. This is the ordinary view in the Minangkabau Village, the lady drying the rice in the front yard of her house. In the past, you can find this view in every where. This picture have year 2006…