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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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  • Chinese lady eating at a street stall : half-length portrait

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Personalities · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Chinese lady squatting at the side of the road, probably in Chinatown. She seems to be enjoying a meal at a street stall. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE."...
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  • Men selling firewood : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of two Chinese men selling firewood. The firewood has been stacked and tied in bundles. It is a very important necessity in households as it is needed to do things such as starting a fire, and cooking. Digitised from an album page containing 5 photographs...
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  • Very attractive : full-length portrait

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Chinese lady who seems to have just arrived at a Chinese wedding. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE."
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  • Chinese men rowing a boat in 1905 : action

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Heritage and Culture · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1905 photograph has the handwritten words "Chinese in Malay boat. Singapore. 3.03. 1905" on the back. This photograph shows six Chinese men rowing a sampan, a canoe-like coastal craft propelled by oars. It is used for fishing and short range transportation.
  • Chinese lady selling dried prawns : half-length portrait

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Chinese lady squatting, holding a woven basket full of her goods which she wants to sell. It is revealed in the caption that she is selling dried prawns. Digitized from an album page containing 3 photographs described collectively as "Singapore Market Scenes". Part...
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  • Chinese ladies : group photograph

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of four Chinese ladies, dressed in traditional Cheongsams, posing for the camera. In the background, there is a group of people who are probably waiting at a hotel lobby in Singapore. Digitized from an album page containing 9 photographs described collectively as "Malayan Airways". Part...
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  • Time means nothing : half-length portrait

    Sports and Recreation · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph showing a Chinese sailor who is wearing a conical Asian hat, taking a break from the heat using ripped Burlap sacks as shelters while posing for the photographer. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP...
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  • Old Chinese woman and child : two people

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of an old Chinese woman sitting at the side of the road with a young child standing next to her, who could probably be her grandchild. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD....
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  • Mrs Lee Kip Lin and friends : group photograph [2]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Personalities · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a half-length portrait of Mrs Lee Kip Lin, and three of her friends, taken at the grounds of Changi Airport. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Chinese lady : profile

    Geography and Travels · Personalities · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows a bespectacled Chinese lady, who is a friend of Mrs. Lee Kip Lin, at Changi Airport. She is wearing a dress and carries a shoulder bag. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mrs Lee Kip Lin and friends : group photograph [3]

    Arts · Personalities · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a full-length portrait of Mrs Lee Kip Lin, and four of her friends, taken at the grounds of Changi Airport. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mrs Lee Kip Lin and friends : group photograph [1]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Personalities · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows Mrs Lee Kip Lin, with two of her friends at Changi Airport. Title devised by Library staff.
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