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  • Old mill and bridge at Jesmond Dene, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Old Mill and Bridge at Jesmond Dene, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "V 14/7/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss B. N. Song". The writer writes about their...
  • Old mill and bridge at Jesmond Dene, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    The image shows a picturesque scene at the Jesmond Dene, which is a public park in Newcastle upon Tyne. A bridge is seen in the middle of the postcard, with an old moss-covered flour mill on the right. A small waterfall is seen in the background, with a small river...
  • Newcastle railway station and Neville Street, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Newcastle railway station and Neville Street, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "III 14/7/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss P. N. Song". The writer writes about the facilities...
  • Istana Mahkota, Klang, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Personalities
    The image shows a view of the Istana Mahkota (also known as Mahkota Puri Palace) in Klang. A group of children, dressed in traditional ethnic attire, stands in a row, in front of the palace. This was the official palace of DYMM Sultan Sir Allaeddin Sulaiman (or Sultan Alauddin Suleiman...
  • Newcastle railway station and Neville Street, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    The image shows a general view of the Newcastle railway station on Neville Street, Newcastle upon Tyne. The main entrance of the railway station (also referred to as Central station) is seen on the right of the postcard, with other buildings on Neville Street on the left. Trams and pedestrians...
  • Simplon Hospice, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    The image shows a general view of the Simplon Hospice owned by the the Congregation of Canons Regular at Grand-Saint-Bernard. The hospice is located at the top of the Simplon Pass and near the Kaltwasser Pass. The Wasenhorn mountain and the glacier at the Kaltwasser Pass can be seen in...
  • Loch Eck at Coylet, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Loch Eck at Coylet, postcard". A faded message in black ink is handwritten on the left side of the divided back postcard. Dated "26.1.22", the postcard is written to "Miss Joyce Marcia Song" at "365, Orchard Rd., Singapore". The writer writes to...
  • Simplon Hospice, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Simplon Hospice, postcard". A message in blue ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "1/5/22", the postcard is written to "Miss P. N. Song" at "97-3 Orchard Road Singapore S. S.". The writer continues to write about their...
  • Loch Eck at Coylet, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a partial view of the Loch Eck and the nearby mountains at Coylet which is a hamlet in West Scotland. A meandering road leads to an inn sitting on the banks of the loch banks, seen in the middle of the picture. The inn overlooks Loch Eck,...
  • Jamaica Street in Glasgow, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    The image shows a busy street scene at Jamaica Street, Glasgow. Trams can be seen in the middle, with buildings lining both sides of the street. Pedestrians can also be seen in the picture, on the pavements or crossing the street. The postcard bears the caption "Jamaica Street, Glasgow" at...
  • Arab quarter, Port Said, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Arab quarter, Port Said, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the left side of the divided back postcard. Dated "7.1.23", the postcard is written by "T. K." to "Miss D. Song" at "97-2 Orchard Road Singapore". The writer writes...
  • Beachy Head Lighthouse, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Beachy Head Lighthouse, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "30/8/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss P. N. Song". The writer notes the absence of letters from home, and...
  • Beachy Head Lighthouse, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a general view of the Beachy Head Lighthouse, located at Eastbourne, East Sussex, England. The portrait orientation of the image is atypical for postcards. The red-and-white striped lighthouse is built in the sea, some distance away from Beachy Head. Algae-covered rocks in shallower waters can also be...
  • Istana Mahkota, Klang, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Personalities
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Istana Mahkota, Klang, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the left side of the divided back postcard. Dated "30.9.20", the postcard is written from Klang to "Mr Wee Beng Teck" in Singapore. The writer writes in Malay, to inform...
  • Arab quarter, Port Said, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a view of the Arab quarter in Port Said, Egypt. The Arab quarter appears to be heavily populated, with many buildings built in the quarter. The postcard bears captions in English "General view arabian quarter" and French "Vue générale du quartier arabe" on the bottom right corner,...
  • Jamaica Street in Glasgow, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Jamaica Street in Glasgow, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "13/9/22", the postcard is written from London by "S. H." to "Miss J. L. Song". The writer sends home some instructions on...
  • Petrol station along East Coast Road

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a petroleum station along East Coast Road. The station might possibly be an ESSO petroleum station in the Evergreen Estate. A signage in blue on the top of the red-roofed station is partially seen on the right of the image which is slightly out-of-focus. Palm trees and...
  • Changi Village, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places
    The photograph shows a street scene at Changi Village. Motorists and cyclists are seen on the shady two-lane street, which is lined by trees and rows of zinc-topped shops. Several pedestrians are seen next to vehicles that are parked on the dirt-and-gravel path right outside the shops. The photograph was...
  • External façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001 [1]

    Streets and Places · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the external façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001. There are pieces of cloth draped on the external area of the building. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • External façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001 [2]

    Streets and Places · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the external façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001. There are pieces of cloth draped on the external area of the building. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • External façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001 [3]

    Streets and Places · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the external façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001. There are pieces of cloth draped on the external area of the building. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [2]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a vacant Palladian-style bungalow located at 3 Nassim Road. It used to be the Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), which housed a magnificent collection of jade and was open for public viewing. A tiger head sculpture can be seen on the roof façade, in reference to...
  • Gate pier of former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [2]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a gate pier. It is part of a gateway to a vacant bungalow (seen in background), the former Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), located at 3 Nassim Road. A name plate bearing the name of Mr Aw Boon Haw (胡文虎) of the Tiger Balm empire, indicates...
  • Gate pier of former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [1]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a gate pier. It is part of a gateway to a vacant bungalow (seen in background), the former Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), located at 3 Nassim Road. A name plate bearing the name of Mr Aw Boon Haw (胡文虎) of the Tiger Balm empire, indicates...