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  • Back Bay, Bombay (Mumbai) from Malabar Hill : general view

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a view of the Back Bay, from Malabar Hill. Bombay (now Mumbai) can be seen in the distance, in the background. In the foreground is the back of a building with a Chevrolet advertisement on the roof. Date...
  • Old Port of Marseille, France : general view

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a view of the Old Port of Marseille (Vieux Port), taken from the ship as she approached the port. Some of the buildings along the coast and another ship can also be seen in the picture. Date of...
  • Marseille, France, 1930s : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows an aerial view of Marseille, taken from the hills behind the Old Port of Marseille (Vieux-Port). A major thoroughfare and the areas beyond the city of Marseille can be seen in the picture. The outlines of the Frioul...
  • Mountain range behind Tawahi, Aden, Yemen : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a partial view of Tawahi and the mountain range behind Tawahi. Tawahi, a port city is also known as Steamer Point during its colonial days. The clock tower on the hill overlooking the port can also be seen...
  • Suez Canal, 1930s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the west bank of the Suez Canal a little after the ship has entered the canal from the Red Sea. The black shape on the flagstaff by the coast indicates that the ship is permitted to continue up...
  • Railway tracks on a mountain : aerial view

    Transportation · Nature and Environment · Arts · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It depicts railway tracks surrounded by dense forest with mountains in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Port Swettenham, Selangor, Malaya : general view

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a view of the wharf at Port Swettenham, the port from which a railway ran to Kuala Lumpur. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
  • Suez Canal, 1930s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the west bank of the Suez Canal just after the ship has entered the canal from the Red Sea. The town of Suez is out of sight behind the trees. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
  • Mountain range behind Port at Aden : general view

    Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the mountains behind the Port at Aden, Yemen. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.