Arch, 1950s : general view


This photograph shows an arch presented by the Muslim community erected at the Esplanade as a street decoration to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. There is a crown on top of the arch. Photograph donated by Peh Heng Huat and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.

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This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2009. The original work ©Peh Heng Huat.

Subjects
  • Events>>National Celebrations
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Streets and Places
  • Triumphal arches--Singapore--Photographs
  • People and communities>>Customs>>Festivities

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