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  • External view of Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Arts
    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...
  • The Padang, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Padang in Kuala Lumpur. It captures the well-trimmed open field and a string of Tudor-styled bungalows at the edge of the Padang. Spectators can be seen at the side of the field and sitting on the bandstand, probably watching a cricket game....
  • 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.
  • View of the Padang and the Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Padang and the Selangor Club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The photograph is taken from a building directly opposite the club, which could be the Sultan Abdul Samad Building judging from the arch opening that frames the padang and the club. Thick cloud...
  • 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...
  • A Caucasian woman at the Padang, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a Caucasian woman standing on a road next to the Padang in Kuala Lumpur. The photograph also captures a long line of spectators at the edge of the Padang, with many on their bicycles watching a cricket game. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.