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  • Gateway of India, Bombay (Mumbai) : general view

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a 1930s photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the monument, Gateway of India, which was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to India in 1911. Construction of the monument was completed in 1924. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • Kampong house : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a traditional Malay kampong house on stilts, with a timber frame, attap roof and walls. The house is surrounded by coconut palms and other types of forestation. The people living in the house can be seen at the...
  • 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.