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Straits Chinese Recreation Club, Singapore



This is a coloured picture postcard with a picture of the Straits Chinese Recreation Club (SCRC; renamed Singapore Chinese Recreation Club in 1947). Founded in January 1885, the Club was the first club in Singapore to offer English games like cricket, lawn tennis and athletic sports to the Chinese community. This card has a divided back. Date of creation estimated.

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