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  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [86]

    Economy · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the opening of the "Marconi Centenary Exhibition-Singapore" on 29 March 1975. The exhibition on radio communication ended on 2 April 1975. This shows part of the audience attending the opening. Members of the audience are...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [85]

    Economy · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the opening of the "Marconi Centenary Exhibition-Singapore" on 29 March 1975. The exhibition on radio communication ended on 2 April 1975. This shows the Guest-of-Honour giving a speech on the stage. Two rows of guests...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [87]

    Economy · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the opening of the "Marconi Centenary Exhibition-Singapore" on 29 March 1975. The exhibition on radio communication ended on 2 April 1975. This shows the Guest-of-Honour being briefed by an exhibitor during the opening. Title devised...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [84]

    Economy · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the opening of the "Marconi Centenary Exhibition-Singapore" on 29 March 1975. The exhibition on radio communication ended on 2 April 1975. This shows the Guest-of-Honour being welcomed by the organisers. He is shaking hands with...
  • Dr Wu Lien-teh conducting plague experiment with colleagues in the open field, 1921

    Personalities · Economy · Events
    Dr Wu Lien-teh, left. This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician and another doctor conducting plague experiments in an open field. The experiments are conducted on animals which are kept in cages on the left. This photograph was taken in 1921, during the second epidemic of pneumonic plague...
  • Dr. Zabolotney and Chen during the expedition in Borzia , 1911

    Personalities · Economy
    This photograph shows a group of seven men and a girl outside a wooden house in a rural area. Dr. Zabolotney and Chen are beside the girl. Three of the men are on horses. Part of a carriage can be seen on the left. This was taken during an expedition...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh working in his first plague laboratory, January 1911

    Personalities · Economy
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh working in his first plague laboratory in Harbin, China in January 1911. A Penang-born physician, Dr. Wu is seated and working with a microscope on a table. Except for his head and hands Dr. Wu is fully covered in a protective gown. A man...
  • Dr. Zabolotney doing field work with Chen

    Personalities · Economy
    This photograph shows Dr. Zabolotney doing field work with Chen. Dr. Zabolotney has a cross-body bag. There is a piece of small equipment placed on a tripod stand in front of him. Chen is standing near the tripod stand, facing the camera. They are on a grassland. This was taken...
  • Plague inhalation experiments in Harbin laboratory, 1921

    Events · Economy
    This photograph shows two men in laboratory coats and face masks. Both are medical staff and they are also wearing gloves and facing one another. They are conducting an inhalation experiment on tarabagans which caused plagues in North Manchuria and East Manchuria in 1910-11 and 1920-21. This was taken in...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh on his way to Siberia for plague investigation in a special train provided by the Russian-owned Eastern Railway, 1911

    Personalities · Economy
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh standing on the steps outside a train. Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician, was leading a Chinese-Russian research expedition. He was on his way to Siberia for plague investigation in a special train provided by the Russian-owned Eastern Railway in 1911. Another two men are...
  • Laboratory at Manchouli, established in 1923

    Streets and Places · Economy
    Laboratory at Manchouli, established in 1923. This photograph shows the exterior of a building housing a laboratory. It is an one-storey brick building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Laboratory

    Economy
    This photograph shows the interior of a laboratory. A wooden table is placed against a wooden wall on the left. Part of another table is seen on the right. Flasks and containers are placed on the tables. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Library Microfilm Unit room : interior [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a view of a National Library staff working on a roll of microfilm. The library was located at Stamford Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Library Microfilm Unit staff work area : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a view of the National Library Microfilm Unit staff work area. The library was located at Stamford Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Library Microfilm Unit room : interior [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a view of a National Library employee microfilming newspapers. The National Library building was located at Stamford Road. Title devised by Library staff.