commenced 1885 – 1925
Batak Frauen und Kinder [Batak women and children]
[Batak Frauen & Kinder] c. 1890
Collection Title: Souvenir de Sumatra
Title Notes: The Karo Batak people live in the north of Sumatra, in the hilly region north of Lake Toba. By the beginning of the 20th century the Batak regions were under the authority of the Netherlands. Many Batak communities, notably the Toba Batak and Karo Batak, were christianized. The Bataks form the largest protestant community of Asia.
Page: Pg. 
Place made: Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: mounted on album page of thick cream card