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Gregg Shorthand Writers' Association, Singapore, members and friends : group photograph [2]



This is a group photograph of the members of the Gregg Shorthand Writers' Association, Singapore with their friends and families at a tea party in 1939. The group includes adults and children at an outdoor tea party. A description at the bottom of the photograph reads: "Members and friends of the Gregg Shorthand Writers' Association, Singapore, at a Farewell Tea Party in honour of Mr. Chua Teck Chye, Second Vice President of the Association, held on 14th May, 1939 at the Club Premises of the Sinhalese Association, on the occasion of his departure to Bangkok." A border with Art Deco decorative elements frames the picture. An embossed logo showing the name of the photography studio is also seen at the bottom right hand corner of the picture mount. The logo reads: "明真影相 星洲惹兰勿杀, Meng Chun Studio No. 147 Jalan Besar Singapore". Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Roberto Pregarz, 1939

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