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  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1977 : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1977 photograph shows flowers blooming in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1972 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows groups of people having an outing at Singapore Botanic Gardens on a sunny day. Some children can be seen playing beside the pond. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Botanic Gardens, 1958 : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation
    Portrait of Jerroy's family, standing on the steps, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in Cluny Road, founded in 1859. Donated by Chang Wei Jie Jerro and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. HRS3_679
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : general view [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    This picture provides a general view of the pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, under the shade of the luxuriant branches and leaves of tall mature trees. A man and a lady carrying an umbrella are seen standing beside it. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859....
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : couple [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    This picture provides a rear view of a man and a woman walking leisurely along a footpath in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1975 : general view [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a young man posing at a sundial in the Botanic Gardens. Founded in 1859, the botanical reserve is located in Cluny Road. It spans 52 hectares and has more than 600,000 plant specimens. Photograph donated by Tan Ching Hwee and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : couple [3]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man and a lady carrying an umbrella are pictured walking towards a pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, against a backdrop of lush foliage of trees and shrubs. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1970s : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of girls in uniforms, sitting on the steps leading to a viewing gallery at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Founded in 1859, the botanical reserve is located in Cluny Road. It spans 52 hectares and has more than 600,000 plant specimens. Photograph donated by Tan Geok Neo...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : general view [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Personalities · Streets and Places
    Chew Cher Neo's wife, dressed in a short dress, posing for a photograph at the Symphony Lake, Singapore Botanic Gardens. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. HRS3_704
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : couple [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man and a woman are seen walking leisurely along a foothpath in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007.Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : action [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man is seen photographing a lady with a child, feeding monkeys on a footpath next to a pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1960s : action [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    A man is seen photographing a lady with a child feeding monkeys in the vicinity of the pond in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in the Tanglin district. The Gardens at its present site was founded in 1859. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007....
  • Botanic Gardens, 1975 : general view [2]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a young man posing at the sundial in the Botanic Gardens. Founded in 1859, the botanical reserve is located in Cluny Road. It spans 52 hectares and has more than 600,000 plant specimens. Photograph donated by Tan Ching Hwee and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title...
  • Botanic Gardens, 1966 : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation · Personalities
    This is a group photograph of ladies standing at the entrance of the Botanic Gardens of Singapore. They are sporting hairstyles and black, thick rimmed spectacles, common during the 1960s and early 1970s. Photograph donated by Teo Gek Huay and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library...
  • Scenery, Botanic Gardens. 51, 1890s : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a scenic view in the Botanic Gardens. The Botanic Gardens was first established by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1822 on Government Hill (Fort Canning) for growing cash crops. The Gardens was closed shortly in 1829 due to the lack of efficient...
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  • Chinese girl at the Singapore Botanic Gardens, circa 1950s : full-length portrait

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Personalities · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a small girl under a parasol in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. She is wearing her ethnic costume, a cheongsam, while walking in the gardens. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE."...
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  • Traveller's palm, 1910 : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken by A G.R. Lambert & Co. in 1910 shows a Traveller's Palm is also known as Ravenala madagascariensis, found at the Botanic Gardens. Underneath the tree there are several Malay and Indian men standing and posing for the picture. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation...
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  • Entrance to Singapore Botanic Gardens : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows the entrance to the Botanic Gardens in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
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  • Botanical Gardens, Tanglin in the 1900s : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph has the printed words "Botanical Gardens, Tanglin." on the front. It shows staff working on the sprawling grounds of the Botanic Gardens, which was set up by a revived Agri-Horticultural Society in 1859. Roads, terraces and a bandstand were constructed in the Gardens. Almost the entire original...
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  • Botanic Garden. 203, 1890s : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of the Botanic Gardens. Located in the Tanglin district, it was set-up by a revived Agri-Horticultural Society in 1859 and was managed by the Colonial government in 1874. The role of the Gardens then was mostly recreational. Title from...
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  • Orchid House, S'pore, 1907 : general view

    Nature and Environment · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a G.R. Lambert & Co. 1907 photograph depicting a diverse range of orchids, inside a Singapore Botanic Gardens Orchid house. Inscribed with "Orchid House S'pore". Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Bot. Garden S. 203, [1905] : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A G.R. Lambert & Co. [1905] photograph of the Singapore Botanic Gardens located at Tanglin. Sir Stamford Raffles established the first Botanic Gardens in Singapore in 1822. Inscribed with "Bot. Garden S. 203".
    Reproduction Available