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  • Kuala Lumpur Railway Station [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a front and street view of the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. A few vintage cars are seen on nearby roads driving away from the station. The building is influenced by Mogul architecture as seen by its minaret towers and arched windows and entrances. Title devised by Library...
  • Kuala Lumpur Railway Station [6]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a front and street view of the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. The strong influence of Mogul architecture on the building is seen in its the minarets and domes as well as its many arches. Vintage cars and a bicycle make up the visible vehicular traffic in a...
  • External view of Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur

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    This photograph shows a front view of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building in Kuala Lumpur, with the wide padang or field sprawling in front of it. Completed just before the turn of the 20th century, it used to house many government offices. Its signature features which include its clock tower...
  • Kuala Lumpur Railway Station [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a street and front view of the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station, taken from an elevated angle opposite of the building. It also shows the quiet traffic on the road in front of the building. The building is influenced by Mogul architecture as seen in the minaret towers...
  • Railway Administration Building, Kuala Lumpur [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a close-up view of Railway Administration Building in Kuala Lumpur. Built in 1917, it shows the three-storey building's numerous arches that are influenced by Mogul architecture. A spacious landscaped lawn spreads in front of the building. A sign "Venning Road" is visible in the background. Title devised...
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building [2]

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    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Sultan Abdul Samad Building front facade from a far spot on the Padang in Kuala Lumpur. The photograph captures the well-trimmed and sprawling Padang with several tall trees and coconut palms on its perimeter. The Sultan Abdul Samad Building with its Mogul-inspired architecture...
  • A panoramic view of the Padang, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Padang in Kuala Lumpur, where a cricket match is being played. Historic buildings such as the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and the Railway Administration Building can be seen at the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Kuala Lumpur Railway Station [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station, taken from an elevated angle. It shows its front facade which is is influenced by Mogul architecture as seen in the minaret towers and arched windows and entrances. It also captures the street below which separates it from...
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur, 1953 [2]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This photographs shows a street view of Sultan Abdul Samad Building in Kuala Lumpur during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week. An arched gateway bearing the initials "E" and "R" as well as the words "Long Live the Queen" is seen at the far end of the of the road. The...
  • Jamek Mosque, Kuala Lumpur [2]

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    This photograph shows the Jamek Mosque, the oldest mosque in Kuala Lumpur. It captures the brick facade of the low walls of the mosque, as well as the Mogul-inspired features of the building such as the alternate-coloured pillars of the minarets and the building's domes. A rectangle stone compound is...
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur, 1953 [1]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This photographs shows a street view of Sultan Abdul Samad Building in Kuala Lumpur during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week. An arched gateway bearing the initials "E" and "R" as well as the words "Long Live the Queen" is seen at the far end of the road. The minarets and...
  • Kuala Lumpur Railway Station [5]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a front view of the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. It also shows a quiet scene with only a few people and a cycle rickshaw spotted near the entrance. The building is influenced by Mogul architecture as seen in the minaret towers and arched windows and entrances. From...
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    [Sultan Abdul Samad Building, KL]
  • Railway Administration Building, Kuala Lumpur [1]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a close-up view of Railway Administration Building in Kuala Lumpur. Built in 1917, the three-storey building has a Moorish-rich architecture with its numerous arches and domed minaret. A spacious landscaped lawn spreads in front of the building. Title devised by cataloguer. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of the Padang and the old Chartered Bank building, Kuala Lumpur

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    This photograph shows a wide view of the Padang and the old Chartered Bank building in Kuala Lumpur, taken probably from the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. It captures the road next to the Padang and the light traffic. The Victorian fountain is at the left edge of the Padang is...
  • View of Sultan Abdul Samad Building from across a river, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the external front view of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building from across a river. Completed just before the turn of the 20th century, it used to house many government offices. It is also influenced by Mogul architecture with its generous arches and domes. A long row of...
  • Kuala Lumpur Railway Station [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a side and street view of the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station, taken from an elevated angle. It also highlights the influence of Mogul architecture as seen in the domed minarets and arches. Coconut trees and clear skylines are part of this panoramic view. Title devised by Library...
  • Jamek Mosque, Kuala Lumpur [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows the external view of the Jamek Mosque, the oldest mosque in Kuala Lumpur. It captures the brick facade of the low walls of the mosque, as well as the Mogul-inspired features of the building such as the alternate-coloured pillars of the minarets and the building's domes. A...