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  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, bandstand : general view [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the Victorian-styled bandstand, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. The Bandstand, surrounded by a rim of yellow rain trees, is still more or less in its 1860s form. No longer used as a bandstand, it has always been an object for painters and a backdrop for wedding photographs....
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, girl-on-a-swing sculpture : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a bronze sculpture of a demure girl-on-a-swing, clad in a sarong kebaya costume. Sculptured by Sydney Harpley R.A. in 1984, the piece was commissioned and presented by David Marshall to Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, statue of Grecian lady : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a white statue of a Grecian lady, amidst trees and greenery, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, signboard on enclosure fence : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signboard and a palm, growing from a coconut in Singapore Botanic Gardens. The palm, within an enclosure, is a Singapore Botanic Gardens experiment in germination. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, stone sculpture : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a stone sculpture which is one of the several donated to Singapore Botanic Gardens. This sculpture is located beside Swan Lake. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, road sign : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the old-fashioned metal road sign for Upper Ring Road, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. A group of picnickers can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, statue of Grecian lady : close-up

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a white statue of a Grecian lady, amidst trees and greenery, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, bandstand : general view [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the Victorian-styled bandstand, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. The Bandstand, surrounded by a rim of yellow rain trees, is still more or less in its 1860s form. No longer used as a bandstand, it has always been an object for painters and a backdrop for wedding photographs....
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, two people playing badminton : general view

    Geography and Travels · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a woman and a man playing badminton amidst the trees and greenery in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1977 : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1977 photograph shows flowers blooming in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1972 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows groups of people having an outing at Singapore Botanic Gardens on a sunny day. Some children can be seen playing beside the pond. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Botanic Gardens, 1958 : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation
    Portrait of Jerroy's family, standing on the steps, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in Cluny Road, founded in 1859. Donated by Chang Wei Jie Jerro and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. HRS3_679
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : general view [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    This picture provides a general view of the pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, under the shade of the luxuriant branches and leaves of tall mature trees. A man and a lady carrying an umbrella are seen standing beside it. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859....
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : couple [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    This picture provides a rear view of a man and a woman walking leisurely along a footpath in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1975 : general view [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a young man posing at a sundial in the Botanic Gardens. Founded in 1859, the botanical reserve is located in Cluny Road. It spans 52 hectares and has more than 600,000 plant specimens. Photograph donated by Tan Ching Hwee and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : couple [3]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man and a lady carrying an umbrella are pictured walking towards a pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, against a backdrop of lush foliage of trees and shrubs. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1970s : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of girls in uniforms, sitting on the steps leading to a viewing gallery at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Founded in 1859, the botanical reserve is located in Cluny Road. It spans 52 hectares and has more than 600,000 plant specimens. Photograph donated by Tan Geok Neo...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : general view [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Personalities · Streets and Places
    Chew Cher Neo's wife, dressed in a short dress, posing for a photograph at the Symphony Lake, Singapore Botanic Gardens. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. HRS3_704
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : couple [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man and a woman are seen walking leisurely along a foothpath in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007.Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : action [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man is seen photographing a lady with a child, feeding monkeys on a footpath next to a pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : action [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man is seen photographing a lady with a child feeding monkeys in the vicinity of the pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007....
  • Botanic Gardens, 1975 : general view [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a young man posing at the sundial in the Botanic Gardens. Founded in 1859, the botanical reserve is located in Cluny Road. It spans 52 hectares and has more than 600,000 plant specimens. Photograph donated by Tan Ching Hwee and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1966 : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation · Personalities
    This is a group photograph of ladies standing at the entrance of the Botanic Gardens of Singapore. They are sporting hairstyles and black, thick rimmed spectacles, common during the 1960s and early 1970s. Photograph donated by Teo Gek Huay and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library...
  • Scenery, Botanic Gardens. 51, 1890s : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a scenic view in the Botanic Gardens. The Botanic Gardens was first established by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1822 on Government Hill (Fort Canning) for growing cash crops. The Gardens was closed shortly in 1829 due to the lack of efficient...
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