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AMBON HANDBILL - AMBON een laatste koloniale stuptrekking ? LEES DE FEITEN dan zal Uw antwoord moeten zijn: NEEN! Amson heeft recht op Nederlandse hulp.RECHT VOOR AMBON NU! [Original handbill].
S.I., Stichting "Door de Eeuwen Trous", [circa], 1956 Original HANDBILL, A-5 sized (27x20 cm.). Printed on both sides, partly in bold black type. Dutch language text. ADDED a typed letter (original) dated by the then Vice-President of the Republic of the South Molukkas ("Wakil Umum Republik Maluku Selatan"), Rotterdam, 16 Juni 1952. Original printed letter head with Maluku State Coat-of-Arms at top, 6 lines, directed to an unidentified dutch [protestant] minister, presenting an authentic carbon-copy of a cable directed to Ambon City [The Moluccas], dispatched [Den Haag?], 21 november 1945, by H.R.H. Queen Wilhelmina of The Netherlands, with condolences to the loss of Ambonese lives during the resistance against the Japanese during the occupation of Indonesia, and bravery during guerilla actions. Also referred to on recte of Handbill. ALSO ADDED a small orange coloured sticker (6x3cm.), with a small illustration and text:"AMBON KOMT VRIJ.
Original Hanbill published by the dutch association "Door de Eeuwen Trouw" [Loyal through the centuries], calling upon the dutch population to support Ambon and the Ambonese in their struggle for independence of the R.M.S., South Moluccan Republic. Very well preserved, very good copy. Rare.

See also our catalogues:
- GEMILANG 145: The Moluccas/Republik Maluku Selatan (2015).
- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
- GEMILANG 181: EPHEMERA & MEMORABILIA: Southeast Asia & the Western World (2014).
EUR 650.00

Book nr.: 51852