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  • Palm trees, Bukit Timah : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows several palm trees at the filter beds on Bukit Timah Road. A Palmyra Palm is seen on the left, while two Traveller’s Palms are on the right. Gravestones in the old Bukit Timah Cemetery on the far side...
  • Flower garden in front of house : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It depicts a plot of land in front of several houses that is used as a planting bed for different varieties of plants. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fraser's Hill, Pahang : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a view of the forested hillside on Fraser’s Hill and the driveway to Singapore House (located on the hill) in the foreground. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
  • Rubber tapping : general view [2]

    Economy · Nature and Environment · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows an Indian plantation worker tapping a rubber tree. The V-shaped cuts in the bark ensure that the latex flows down to the cup at the bottom where it can later be collected. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • View of tropical forest : general view

    Nature and Environment · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a dense forest with part of the sky being visible in the upper part of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rubber tapping : general view [1]

    Economy · Nature and Environment · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the back view of a man bending over to tap a rubber tree or possibly collecting the latex from an earlier tapping. No date of creation provided. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.