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Makassar Buton
First posted on January 14th 2010, last revised on May 8th 2010






The state which later became known as the Sultanate of Bone was established in the 14th century. An ally the V.O.C.
Since 1945/1949 part of the Republik of Indonesia. The Sultanate was dissolved in 1960.

Alternate spellings/names Bone, Boni, Bony







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Country Profiles Article : Bone State, from Wikipedia
Links
Organizations
Portals Southeast Asian Archaeology Newsblog
Historical Dictionaries
Timelines Search Google News Archive for Bone, click Timeline
Timeline of Indonesian History, from Sejarah Indonesia , 11 sub-timelines, illustrated, very detailed
Accounts of History on Celebes Article : Sulawesi : History, from Wikipedia
De Geschiedenis van Sulawesi, from travelmarker.nl [in Dutch, considerably more detailed than Wikipedia]; from indonesie.nl [in Dutch, illustrated]
South Sulawesi History, from etm.ptx
James, Rajah of Sarawak, Narrative of Events in Borneo and Celebes, down to the Occupation of Labaun (1848), posted on Internet Archive
R. Blok, History of the island of Celebes, 1817, GB
on Bone Article : Bone State, from Wikipedia
Specific Periods
Historiography
Administrative History
Military Articles Eerste Boni-expeditie (1824), Tweede Boni-expeditie (1825), Eerste Boni-expeditie van 1859, Tweede Boni-expeditie van 1859-1860, from Wikipedia Dutch edition
Economy & Finances Eastern Passage to China through Macassar Strait, pp.568-583, Islands, Bays etc. near the south-east part of Celebes pp.628-636, from James Horsburgh, The India Directory : Or, Directions for Sailing to and from the East Indies, China, Australia, vol.2 1852, posted by Internet Archive
Ethnography Bugis - History and Cultural Relations, from Every Culture
Article : Buginese Language, from Wikipedia
V. Korn, Problemen der Makassaars-Boeginese Samenleving, BTLV 108 1952 pp.17-35
Religion
Local History
Institutions
Culture
Biographies Joannes Rambaldo, from van der Aa, Biografisch Woordenboek der Nederlanden
Others

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Historical Data Lists of Statesmen Indonesia : Princely States : Bone, from World Statesmen
Population Figures
Documents Historical Newspapers Kranten Historisch [historical newspapers]
Search Digitaal Krantenarchief at Regionaal Archief Leiden for Boni etc.
Image Databanks Wikimedia Commons
Search Geheugen van Nederland voor Boni; Search Tropenmuseum for Boni; site in Dutch
Archival Deposits Memories van Overgave, from IDC Publishers; pdf file contains table of contents which lists Boni
R. Tol, A Royal Collection of Bugis Manuscripts, BTLV 149 1993 pp.612-629
E. Schwidder, E. Vermeij, Guide to the Asian Collections at the International Institute of Social History (IISG 2007) [400 page file]
Search Janus
Search ARCHIEVEN.NL
Search New Zealand Electronic Text Centre
Document Collections Nick Habermehl, List of V.O.C. Shipwrecks, from Treasure Net
Historical Maps Map of Celebes, Buton etc. from 1646, Sir Robert Dudley, posted by Sanderus Maps
Historical
Encyclopedia Entries
Secular Article : Boni, Bugis, from EB 1911
Religious
Economic Buggess Bay, p.411 in W. Milburn, Oriental Commerce, 1813, GB
Bugis Bay, p.411 in W. Milburn, Oriental Commerce, or, The East India Trader's Complete Guide, 1825, GB
Geographical Boni, p.497 in C. Malte-Brun, Universal Geography, or, a Description of All the Parts of the World, 1822, GB
Boni, p.214 in The London General Gazetteer, or Geographical Dictionary, 1825, GB
Article : Boni, p.300 in vol.4 of The London Encyclopaedia, 1829, GB
Boni, p.73 in vol.2 of G.N. Wright, A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer, 1835, GB
Boni, pp.569-574 in vol.2 of A.J. van der Aa, Aardrijkskundig Woordenboek der Nederlanden, 1839, in Dutch, GB
Article : Boni (p.57), Bugis (pp.74-76) from John Crawfurd, A Descriptive Dictionary of the Indian Islands & Adjacent Countries 1856, posted on Internet Archive
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Parliamentary Debates Staten Generaal Digitaal (Dutch Parliament, 1900-1994)
Hansard (British Parliament)
Historical Travelogues
Institutions Musea
Official Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms
Coins, Banknotes

PRINTED REFERENCE
Bibliographies Malayan Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (MBRAS)
Search ISBN Database for Celebes, Buton
Search RHS Bibliography for Celebes, Buton
Search DBNG for Celebes, Buton
Online Libraries Gutenberg Library Online, Internet Archive
Persee (French search engine)
Online Journals Archipel, use Persee (French search engine)
BTLV 1853-1908, 1950-2009
Moussons. Recherche en sciences humaines sur l'Asie du Sud-Est
General Accounts On Southeast Asia Nicholas Tarling, The Cambridge History of Southeast Asia, 4 vol.s, Cambridge : UP (1992) 1999, KMLA Lib.Sign. 959 T188c
On Indonesia, Dutch East Indies Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Macropaedia, Vol.21, pp.213-245 Article Indonesia KMLA Lib.Sign. R 032 B862h v.21
Steven Drakeley, The History of Indonesia, Westport CT : Greenwood 2005, KMLA Lib.Sign. 959.8 0763h
on Celebes
Specific Topics
Historical Atlasses Jan M. Pluvier, Historical Atlas of Southeast Asia, Leiden : Brill 1995 [G]
Yearbook Entries