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  • Camp laundry, 1952

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a laundry barrack with a string of hanging laundry in front. It is situated on a rolling field with well-trimmed grass and dotted by trees. A heavy forest cover is seen at the rear of the barrack. This photograph was probably taken in 1952. Title devised by...
  • Two young Caucasians at the Pagar, 1952 [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows two shirtless Caucasian lads sitting on a fence enjoying the outdoors. Behind them is a grass field, a shed and a goal post. The area at the end of the field is covered by tall trees including coconut trees. This area is known as the Pagar, which...
  • View of large grass field from Bedok, 1952

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an aerial view of a large flat grassy field, with a long stretch of tarmac in the centre. The grass field is dotted with trees. Viewed from Bedok, the photograph offers an uninterrupted view of the clear skyline. It was probably taken in 1952. Title devised by...
  • A group photograph of three local men

    Arts · Nature and Environment
    This is a photograph of three local (native) men posing for a group shoot. Behind them are rolling fields. A small shed, and a sign with words that include "packing cases" above a pile of crates can also be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • 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...
  • A three-storey building

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a partial view of a three-storey block situated in an open field. A large tree partly covers the building. Straight and narrow concrete paths stretch across the field. Title devised by Library staff. No creation date estimated.