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  • Tree at Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a few aerial roots of a tree that have anchored themselves to the ground at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rambutan tree, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a close-up view of bunches of rambutans with red hairy outer skin on a tree. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Flower stall at a night market, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Economy
    This photograph shows a crowded night market, with stalls selling fresh flowers and customers making purchases. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Palm Valley Lawn at Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of the Palm Valley Lawn at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pavilions at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of the Chinese-style pavilions from across the pond at the Chinese Garden. There are lotus flowers in the pond and the seven-tier pagoda on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lotus pond and stone boat at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows blooming lotus flowers on a pond in the foreground and the two-storey stone boat, full of visitors inside, at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lotus pond at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows lotus flowers blooming in a pond at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Potted longan sold at Pagoda Street, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a few potted calamondin orange plants which are very popular during Lunar New Year, on display for sale, at Pagoda Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lake at Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a lake at the Singapore Botanic Gardens, with trees and plants growing on a small plot of land in the middle of the lake. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling fresh flowers at Pagoda Street, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows many fresh cut flowers and potted flowering plants such as chrysanthemum and orchids on display for sale at Pagoda Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows flowering shrubs and trees at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a row of flowering shrubs at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows colourful potted flowers and plants by the side a flight of brick steps at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cocoa-nut trees, Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a coloured postcard with a photograph of a tall coconut tree. A man seems to be looking at the tree while another appears to have just walked past it. More coconut trees can be seen in the background. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation...
  • Palms, Botanical Gardens, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a man posing on a path in the Botanical Gardens. Tall palm trees line both sides of the palm. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Pine apple farm Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a part of a pineapple farm in Singapore. Fully-grown fruits can be seen. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Rubber plantation, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Transportation
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of part of a rubber plantation. A straight country road is seen near the middle leading to the background. Rubber trees are seen on both sides of the road. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Cocoanut, Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a boy climbing up a tall coconut tree. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Sunset, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a sunset in Singapore. The silhouette of tall coconut trees and houses can be seen. The setting sun is in the background. This photograph was taken at a beach. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Seaside, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a beach. Featured in this photograph are two tall coconut trees. A house can be seen partially further down the beach. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Katong, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of Tanjong Katong beach that is heavily lined with coconut trees. The photograph was taken during either sun-set or sun-rise. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Tanamera, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a pedestrian path along the beach of Tanamera, now known as Tanah Merah. Tall coconut trees line both sides of the path. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • East Coast Road, Singapore

    Transportation · Nature and Environment
    This is a coloured postcard with a photograph of East Coast Road. The two-lane road is lined with tall coconut tress on both sides. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Cotton tree, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Transportation
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of cotton trees lining both sides of a road. A rickshaw and two horse carts are seen on the road. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.