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  • Wolf Cubs and Girl Guides, 1937

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It is taken at the Boy Scout Association headquarters at No. 124 Buffalo Road. The picture shows a group of wolf cubs from 5th Pack (a Malay pack from Outram School) around Akela (cubmaster), Mrs A. J. Braga at an event...
  • Scouts, 1930s : group photograph

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is an undated photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the 5th Scout Troop, Victoria Bridge School in front of an attap hut constructed on the school playing field. The Scouter in the centre (seated) is Edward Payne (EMF Payne) who came to Singapore from Mauritius in 1935....
  • Scout instructors and children at Purdy Scout Camp

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is an undated photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a large group of children with scout instructors at an outdoor event at the Purdy Scout Camp site. No date of creation provided. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale and Wan Meng Hao.
  • Boy Scout at camp

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is an undated photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a scout sitting on a bank in front of two tents pitched among coconut palms. The location is likely to be the Singapore Volunteer Corps (SVC) campsite in Siglap. No date of creation provided. Title devised by Library...
  • Scoutmasters at Purdy Camp, 1929

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1929 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It a group of scoutmasters possibly washing up and drying plates after an outdoor cooking demonstration at Purdy Camp in Changi. The third man from the left is the District Commissioner of Singapore Alexander Cullen. Date of creation estimated. Title...
  • School boys with banner at H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’ visit : general view

    Events · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown’s collection. It shows a group of school boys holding an embroidered banner at the Children’s Corner celebrations. This event was part of the programme for H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’ two-day visit to Singapore on 31 March and 1 April 1922. Date...
  • Wolf Cubs and Girl Guides : group photograph

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is an undated photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows two wolf cub packs, 3rd Pack (Chinese) and 5th Pack (English), with their leaders posing for a group photograph at the front gate of the Purdy Scout Camp near the coastal end of Wing Loong Road. Above the...
  • Boy scout : full-length portrait

    Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Arts · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is an undated photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a boy scout standing in front of a tent. The two white stripes on his shirt pocket indicate that he holds the rank of a patrol leader. The location is likely to be the Singapore Volunteer Corps (SVC)...