Colophon & catalogue

The exhibition Images of the Indonesian War of Independence 1945-1949 is based on the collections of Leiden University Libraries and the Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (KITLV).


This exhibition is also available in Bahasa Indonesia and Dutch.


Authors: Sander van der Horst,  Linde Lammers and Melle van Maanen

Essays: Muhammad Yuanda Zara, Alicia Strikker and Marieke Bloembergen

Curatorial advice: Doris Jedamski, Anouk Mansfeld and Marije Plomp

General supervisor, author and editor: Gert Oostindie


Digitization: Eva van 't Loo and Nico van Rooijen

Digital exhibition: Jef Schaeps and Liesbeth van Wijk

Technical design: Artefacto (London)


© Leiden University Libraries, 2022

A catalogue to accompany this exhibition, including all texts (in English, Indonesian and Dutch) and images, is available from Leiden University Press and can be ordered through the publisher's website: