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  • Barber in an airbase barrack, Changi [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an Indian army barber named Spiv at the corridor of a camp block. He is seen with his bicycle. In the background are barracks in the opposite block. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • British serviceman's sleeping quarters, 1952

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows sleeping quarters of British servicemen in Singapore. There are a few cupboards and a charpoy bed in the foreground. A serviceman boots and shoes are placed underneath the bed. It was probably taken in 1952. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Barber in an airbase barrack, Changi [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an Indian airbase barber named Spiv at the corridor of a camp block, posing with his bicycle. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Aerial view of hangar from roof of an airbase block in Changi

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the hangar at the British airbase in Changi from the roof of a camp block. A large field dotted with trees leads into the hangar where several planes are parked. The runaway and the sea are also visible. Title devised by Library staff....
  • Panoramic vew from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the Changi airbase from the roof of an camp block. The blocks of barracks occupy well-trimmed fields that are interspersed with trees. The vast expanse of the sea is also visible. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Changi from the roof of camp block. It captures the sprawling open fields and greenery that provide an uninterrupted view of the skyline. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of British airbase camp from billet, Changi

    Politics and Government · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view of the British airbase from a serviceman's billet. It shows a well-trimmed open field, low buildings and a partly hidden hangar where a plane is parked. Several grass-cutters clutching trimmed grasses can be seen walking across the field. In the background can be seen...
  • View of Changi from billet

    Nature and Environment · Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the natural landscape and sea in Changi from the British airbase's billet. It captures the rolling fields as well as the other barracks that are tucked into the abundant vegetation of the air base. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.