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Submission of the sultanate Aceh of 20.1.1903 under the Dutch colonial power
Nr. 73181, Fotosammlung
The photo was taken in Kota Raja, today Banda Aceh, the capital of the province of Aceh. The Sultanate Aceh has waged a long war against the colonial rulers (1873-1903). Even after signing, the Dutch could not pacify the region.