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Singapore, Street in Tanglia



This postcard from the “Lim Shao Bin Collection” features a photograph that shows a street in Tanglia, Singapore. It shows a road in a rural area, with dense vegetation on both sides of the road. A man wearing a hat is posing beside a rickshaw, with the puller sitting on it. A message (dated 21 November 1906) is written, and the words “Singapore. Street in Tanglia” are printed at the bottom of the photograph. The back of the postcard contains information on the recipient, who is named Daniel and stayed in Yokohama, Japan. A Straits Settlements postage stamp is affixed at the top right-hand corner.

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The copyrights to the Lim Shao Bin Collection belong to various parties, as declared in the documents; images; letters; etc. kindly shared by Lim Shao Bin. Use and reproduction require written permission.

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