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  • Beach-goers walking along Changi beach, 1950s [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the beach at Changi. It shows a view of beach-goers walking along the beach. In the background are coconut palms that line the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Coconut palms at Changi beach, 1950s [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the beach at Changi. It shows a view of coconut palms at the beach. A man in shorts can be seen walking along the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Beach-goers walking along Changi beach [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the beach at Changi. It shows a view of beach-goers walking along the beach. In the background are coconut palms that line the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Beach-goers walking along Changi beach [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the beach at Changi. It shows a view of beach-goers walking along the beach. In the background are coconut palms that line the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Coconut palms at Changi beach, 1950s [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of Changi beach. It shows a view of a group of tall coconut palms at the beach. A man in shorts can be seen walking along the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Coconut palms at Changi beach, 1950s [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of Changi beach. A group of girls can be seen near the tall coconut palms. At the far distant, there is a small shelter on top of a short bricks bank with a flight of stairs to the beach. Several people are seen swimming in...
  • Pathway in Kampung Lorong Buangkok [6]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a dirt path that runs between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. On the right side of the path is a patch of soil where a group of plants are grown including a young banana tree. Long fronds of a coconut palm hang above this soil patch. On...
  • Houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [5]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a dirt path running between two zinc-roof houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. There is a motorcycle parked in front of one of the houses. Coconut trees and other tall trees grow around the house. Another house, which is diagonally opposite, has white wooden louvered walls and a...
  • Kampung Lorong Buangkok [17]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an exterior view of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. There is a white iron mesh gate at the entrance, and a red mailbox stands in front of the gate. The house is single storey with zinc roofs and white wooden walls. Its wooden windows are painted...
  • Shop in a rural area

    Economy · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the front view of a shop in a rural district. Nestled among thick coconut trees foliage, the shop is a wooden hut with zinc roof and a cement shop front. A man wearing a hat is seen walking towards the shop while a child standing in front...
  • Two young Caucasians at the Pagar, 1952 [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows two shirtless Caucasian lads sitting on a fence enjoying the outdoors. Behind them is a grass field, a shed and a goal post. The area at the end of the field is covered by tall trees including coconut trees. This area is known as the Pagar, which...
  • A young Caucasian on a coconut tree at the Pagar, 1952

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a young shirtless Caucasian perched on a coconut tree taken from the ground. It was taken at the Pagar, which is a fenced-in swimming area next to the Changi Yacht Club. The photograph was developed by the photographer on 10 November 1952. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A coconut plantation

    Nature and Environment
    This photographs shows a coconut plantation heavily covered with fully grown coconut palms. A dirt road is also seen in the middle of the plantation. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [21]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The view...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [20]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The hotel's...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [17]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The hotel's...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [15]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a street and front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [22]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The view...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [24]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The hotel's...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [18]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The hotel's...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [16]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a street and front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [23]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The hotel's...
  • Raffles Hotel at Beach Road, Singapore [19]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an external front view of Raffles Hotel along Beach Road. It captures the facade of the three-storey building that is fronted by a wide covered patio bearing the Raffles logo. The words "Raffles Hotel" is also displayed at the centre of the building's topmost level. The hotel's...
  • Banana, tapioca and coconut trees in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a plot of land in Kampong Lorong Buangkok which is cultivated with tapioca plants and banana trees. Around the plot are also coconut trees, which provide shade to two individuals sitting near the plot. Another man partially hidden by the dense vegetation can be seen on the...