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  • The opening ceremony of King George VI Graving Dock, Singapore Naval Base, Sembawang : general view [3]

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · R. A. F. Station, Seletar, Singapore · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown’s collection. It shows official guests seated at the dockside at the opening ceremony of King George VI Graving Dock held on 14 February 1938. The two destroyers moored alongside are H.M.S. Duncan and outside her, H.M.S. Diamond. Title devised by Library staff....
  • British Indian soldiers : general view

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a team of turbaned Indian soldiers pulling a gun carriage through Chinatown. A row of shophouses can be seen in the background. Shophouse signboards (seen in the picture, from left to right) advertise a dentist, a Chinese medicine...
  • March-past, 1924 : general view [1]

    Events · Politics and Government · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection, taken on 15 February 1924. The Royal Naval Special Service Squadron made a stopover in Singapore for a few days, while on a world cruise. The Squadron consisted of two battle cruisers, HMS Hood and HMS Repulse as well as five...
  • March-past, 1924 : general view [2]

    Events · Politics and Government · Personalities · Arts · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection, taken on 15 February 1924. The Royal Naval Special Service Squadron made a stopover in Singapore for a few days, while on a world cruise. The Squadron consisted of two battle cruisers, HMS Hood and HMS Repulse as well as five...
  • Malay policeman

    Politics and Government · Economy · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a Malay policeman in uniform, with a group of Indian labourers in the background resurfacing the road. The policeman’s songkok shows the police badge as well as his own number and rank. No date of creation provided. Title...
  • The opening ceremony of King George VI Graving Dock, Singapore Naval Base, Sembawang (view from the opposite side of the dock) : general view [2]

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Events · R. A. F. Station, Seletar, Singapore · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. This was taken during the opening ceremony of King George VI Graving Dock on 14 February 1938. The photograph shows the Guard of Honour drawn up on the quayside and being inspected. The stern of the Governor’s yacht, Sea Belle II...