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Photo, Print, Drawing Aide-de-Camp to the Ambassador of Siam to Batavia. Adjudant van de ambassadeur van Siam te Batavia

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Title

  • Aide-de-Camp to the Ambassador of Siam to Batavia.

Other Title

  • Adjudant van de ambassadeur van Siam te Batavia

Summary

  • The young man depicted in this carte-de-visite photograph was the aide-de-camp to the ambassador of the Kingdom of Siam in the Dutch colonial capital of Batavia (present-day Jakarta). Siam established diplomatic relations with the Dutch East India Company as early as 1609, and the relationship continued after the government of the Netherlands took over governing the Dutch East Indies from the company. The photograph was taken by the studio of Woodbury & Page, which was established in 1857 by the British photographers Walter Bentley Woodbury and James Page. The photograph is from the collections of the KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies in Leiden.

Names

  • Page, James Photographer.
  • Woodbury, Walter B. (Walter Bentley), 1834-1885 Photographer.

Created / Published

  • Java : Woodbury & Page, 1870.

Headings

  • -  Indonesia--Jakarta
  • -  1870 to 1875
  • -  Military personnel

Notes

  • -  Title devised, in English, by Library staff.
  • -  Original resource extent: 10.5 x 6 centimeters.
  • -  Original resource at: Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and the Caribbean Studies KITLV.
  • -  Description based on data extracted from World Digital Library, which may be extracted from partner institutions.

Medium

  • 1 online resource.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021669853

Online Format

  • compressed data
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Page, James Photographer, and Walter B Woodbury. Aide-de-Camp to the Ambassador of Siam to Batavia. Indonesia Jakarta, 1870. Java: Woodbury & Page. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021669853/.

APA citation style:

Page, J. P. & Woodbury, W. B. (1870) Aide-de-Camp to the Ambassador of Siam to Batavia. Indonesia Jakarta, 1870. Java: Woodbury & Page. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021669853/.

MLA citation style:

Page, James Photographer, and Walter B Woodbury. Aide-de-Camp to the Ambassador of Siam to Batavia. Java: Woodbury & Page. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021669853/>.