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  • Lake Garden, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Lake Garden in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It shows a view of a garden with trees in the background, a shelter lined with potted plants on the right, and a bridge on the left. Inscribed on the photograph are the words "Lake Garden". Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title...
  • Visitors at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of visitors to Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa, looking at a diorama behind a high wired fence. The women are wearing traditional Malay costumes. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [4]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. The scene shows three human figures and another figure of what seemed to be a half human-half animal. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. The scene shows the sculpture of a man with a long pole and a woman emerging from a shell, with sculptures of animals around them. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised...
  • Lake Garden, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Lake Garden in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In the foreground is the lake surrounded by open space, with trees and a shelter in the background. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Repair works at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three men doing restoration works on a sculpture at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. The area is cordoned off with wooden scaffolding and covered with a thatched roof. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Garden at Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia, 1950s-60s

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the garden at Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia. The garden is terrace-like, full of potted plants, A pond is partially visible on the left. Photograph taken between 1950s to 1960s. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lake Garden, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Lake Garden in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. A long shelter lined with potted plants is in the foreground surrounded by trees at the back, and a driveway in front. A few men can be seen on the driveway. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. The scene shows two humans and one half animal-half human sculptures. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Visitors at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of five visitors to Tiger Balm Gardens. The group consists of two men, two women and a baby. The women are dressed in traditional Malay costume and one of the men is wearing the traditional Malay black headgear or songkok. At the background is a...
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [3]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from Chinese mythology at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. The scene shows four figures on a tower, and a handcuffed figure at the bottom. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Gateway to Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the entrance gateway at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. It has a multi-layered roof and upturned finials. Symbolic flowers and tigers decorate the structure. A few people are seen entering the Garden. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Coconut palm trees along a beach, 1950s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a beach lined with coconut palms. On the right of the photograph can be seen the gentle waves of the sea. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a four-tiered pagoda at Tiger Balm Gardens or Haw Par Villa. Atop the pagoda is a sitting Buddha. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    The photograph shows the exterior view of a five-tier Chinese pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Japanese Garden, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a general view of a lake, with a white bridge over the lake, at Japanese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Twin pagodas at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a pair of pagodas standing on an extended walkway over Jurong Lake at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Main gate at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the main entrance to the Chinese Garden with its arched openings and green-tiled roofs, and crowds of visitors. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a diorama depicting a scene at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree at Botanic Gardens, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a few aerial roots of a tree that have anchored themselves to the ground at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Spanish dancers at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the statue of two Spanish dancers at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden, Confucius statue, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a statue of Confucius at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Diorama at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a diorama depicting a scene from the Eight Immortals Cross the Sea (八仙過海) at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). It shows the battle between the eight immortals and the soldiers of the East Sea. Part of the caption on the diorama reads "Stories from...
  • Japanese Garden, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a general view of a lake, with an arch red bridge over the lake, at Japanese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.