National Geographic : 1940 Jul
Makassar, Chief Port of the Celebes, Is Maritime Center of the Vast Malay Archipelago Here nature's products meet man's inventions; copra and copal are traded for typewriter and talking machine. Dawnfinds the harbor full. By sunset glow the steamers are off for Manado and Manila, Ambon and Ternate, sleepy Bandanaira's nutmeg groves andwild New Guinea's oilfields. Photographs by Maynard Owen Williams Minahassa Christians Off to Church by Pony Cart-Near Langoan One can judge their age by their clothes-black for old folks, bright sarongs and white blouses for women,and one-piece knee-length dresses for girls.