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PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY AND PRESIDENT SOEKARNO: Photo of their historic meeting in 1962 hangs on the wall of the Camat’s (District Head’s) office in Sedenau, Natuna, Riau Islands Province, Sumatra, with two gongs played in mendu theatre. Ethno-lingual group: Riau Island Malay. Photo: Karen Kartomi Thomas, 2013. Property of Music Archive of Monash University.

PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY AND PRESIDENT SOEKARNO: Photo of their historic meeting in 1962 hangs on the wall of the Camat’s (District Head’s) office in Sedenau, Natuna, Riau Islands Province, Sumatra, with two gongs played in mendu theatre. Ethno-lingual group: Riau Island Malay. Photo: Karen Kartomi Thomas, 2013. Property of Music Archive of Monash University.