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  • Malay boy : profile

    Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A [1950s] photograph of a Malay boy wearing a songkok, sitting by the river, looking into the distance. He seems to be waiting for a sampan according to the description in the album. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "Photographs by : R.K. Tyers. Staff Straits Steamship...
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  • Seated Malay man with child on lap, 1863 : two people

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This 1863 photograph portrays a man in a destar (turban), a coat over a baju melayu together with a samping (a type of short waist wrap or sarong worn by men over their trousers). The image was digitized from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled “Views and types of Singapore, 1863”. Title information from donor and edited by...
  • Scene at a marketplace : group photograph

    Economy · Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of Malay women at the market, looking at the fishes in the basket. They seem to be checking and trying to pick the best one from the basket. Digitized from an album page containing 3 photographs described collectively as "Singapore Market Scenes". Part of a...
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  • Malay woman and her child, 1950s : two people

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Malay woman carrying her child in a garden. Behind them are several women, one carrying a small child. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title...
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  • Old Malay woman and child : two people

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of an old Malay woman carrying a young child. In the album, the photographer inscribes below the picture "The past, age and wisdom with the future who doesn't know what its' all about". Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY :...
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  • Oval portrait of Malay gentlemen, 1863 : two people

    Heritage and Culture
    This 1863 oval photograph shows two Malay men dressed in ethnic costumes (Baju kurung). They are posing beside a table, in a studio environment. The image was digitized from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled "Views and types of Singapore, 1863". Title information from donor.
  • Malay men, 1950s : two people

    Personalities · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A [1950s] photograph of two Malay men, standing at the side of the road, wearing songkok and sarong (Cloth which is tightly tied around the waist). Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated....
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  • Oval portrait of seated Malay gentleman, 1863 : front view

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This 1863 photograph shows a studio shot of a man sitting, with a child on his lap. The man is in a destar (turban), a coat over a baju melayu together with a samping (a type of short waist wrap or sarong worn by men over their trousers). The image...
  • Malay master making the anchorage, 1950s : profile

    Personalities · Transportation · Heritage and Culture · Economy · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting the profile view of a Malay master making the anchorage. In the background, there is the Fullerton Building (now known as the Fullerton Hotel), which used to be the General Post Office building before it was completed in 1928, and Victoria Memorial Hall on...
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  • Malay boy in a garden, 1950s : headshot

    Geography and Travels · Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of a young Malay boy playing with a frangipani tree in front of him with a cheeky smile. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
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  • Seated Malay man and standing girl, 1863 : two people

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This 1863 studio photograph shows a man and a girl. The man is in a destar (turban), a coat over a baju melayu together with a samping (a type of short waist wrap or sarong worn by men over their trousers). The girl is in a baju kurong. The image...
  • Malay fisherman, 1950s : headshot

    Personalities · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Malay fisherman which could have been taken while he was doing his job. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : half-length portrait [1]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of a child, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : half-length portrait [2]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of a child, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : half-length portrait [3]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a half-length portrait of a child, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : full-length portrait [1]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a full-length portrait of three children, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : full-length portrait [2]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a full-length portrait of three children, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available