Rendezvous Batavia, the founding of Jakarta

drs Dirk Teeuwen MSc

Dutch colonial expansion 1619-1904

Dark blue: expansion in the 17th century. Light blue: expansion in the 18th century. Very light blue: expansion after 1800. Northern border in 1904: see ------ ! Top, center and right: Dutch South-African colonies in 1790 (center). British as well as German expansion (right) in South-Africa.