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  • Cocoa-nut trees, Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a coloured postcard with a photograph of a tall coconut tree. A man seems to be looking at the tree while another appears to have just walked past it. More coconut trees can be seen in the background. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation...
  • Palms, Botanical Gardens, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a man posing on a path in the Botanical Gardens. Tall palm trees line both sides of the palm. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Pine apple farm Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a part of a pineapple farm in Singapore. Fully-grown fruits can be seen. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Victoria School - Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a view of the building of Victoria School. It is two storeys high with columns marked with thick horizontal strips. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Raffles Place, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of Raffles Place. Shophouses and colonial-style buildings are seen on both sides of the photograph. Cars are parked in four rows in the middle. In the background facing the camera is a multi-store commercial building. The back of the postcard is unwritten....
  • Bukit Timah Reservoir, Singapore

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a coloured postcard with a photograph showing the Bukit Timah Road entrance to the service reservoir on Mount Emily. Tall palm trees are on the right. Part of a pedestrian path can be seen on the left. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Rambutan

    Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a bunch of rambutans. Rambutans have red hairy outer skins. A few are opened revealing firm white flesh. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Onkang Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a primate. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Ander S. Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a postcard with a photograph showing the path to St. Andrew's Cathedral, the oldest Anglican house of worship in Singapore. Tree line both sides of the path. Part of the cathedral can be seen at the end of the path in the background. The back of the postcard...
  • China Town, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a street scene in Chinatown. Rickshaws are parked along the street. Laundry drying on bamboo sticks are seen on the second floor of the shophouses lining both sides of the street. Today, Chinatown is Singapore's largest historic district and an important...
  • Botanical Garden, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of part of a lake in the Botanical Gardens. The Gardens was established as a public park and experimental station for new crops in 1859. Lush greenery is seen on the land featured in the photograph. The back of the postcard is...
  • Malay girl, Singapore

    Geography and Travels
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of four Malay girls and three Malay boys standing on a sampan helmed by a Malay man. The three taller girls are dressed in baju kurong and the boys are also in their traditional attire with songkok. Behind this sampan is another...
  • Rubber tapping

    Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rubber plantation, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Transportation
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of part of a rubber plantation. A straight country road is seen near the middle leading to the background. Rubber trees are seen on both sides of the road. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Chetty Taipusam, Singapore

    Heritage and Culture
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a row of four statues with two Chetties on both ends, a man on the far right and a boy on the left. This was taking during a Thaipusam celebration. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore. Japanese lady

    Geography and Travels
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a Japanese lady in a flowy long-sleeved dress with prints. Facing the right she is seated and posing as her head resting on her right hand. The back of the postcard is unwritten with a three-cent stamp affixed at the top...
  • Singapore

    Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore. Commercial Square. Soldiers returning from an official reception. Johnson Pier

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a column of soldiers marching through Commercial Square. On both sides of the column are milling crowds following the progress of the soldiers. On the right is a two-storey colonial-style building. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation...
  • 貯水池 (新嘉坡)

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of part of a reservoir and its surroundings. The reservoir is surrounded by lush greenery. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hylam Street, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of Hylam Street. Shophouses line both sides of the street and rickshaws and a car are seen on the road. Hylam Street is now an air-conditioned "indoor street" located within Bugis Junction shopping mall. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date...
  • Singapore

    Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a part of Cavenagh Bridge in Singapore. One of the oldest bridges in Singapore it is also the only suspension bridge. It spans the lower reaches of the Singapore River. Buildings in Raffles Place can be seen in the background. The...
  • Cocoanut, Singapore

    Nature and Environment
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a boy climbing up a tall coconut tree. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Sunset, Singapore

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a sunset in Singapore. The silhouette of tall coconut trees and houses can be seen. The setting sun is in the background. This photograph was taken at a beach. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.