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October 21, 2013

Macassar Chinatown ~ Celebes Sulawesi ~ Indonesia ca 1915




Makassar sometimes spelled Macassar, Mangkasara — is the provincial capital of South Sulawesi, Indonesia, and the largest city on Sulawesi Island. From 1971 to 1999, the city was named Ujung Pandang, after a precolonial fort in the city, and the two names are often used interchangeably.

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