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  • Tree with autumn-coloured leaves : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this photograph is a tree with autumn-coloured leaves and a lady sweeping the fallen leaves that are on the ground. There is a monsoon drain on the right side of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ravenala Madagascariensis : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph focuses on the petioles (by which the leaf blade is attached to the plant stem) of a Ravenala Madagascariensis plant, or more commonly termed, the traveller's palm. The petioles form an interesting interlocking, zigzag line down the middle. It is a member of the bird-of-paradise family, Strelitziaceae. Dew...
  • Tree with autumn-coloured leaves : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this photograph is a tree with yellowish brown leaves. In the background is a monsoon drain and some shophouses. This may be a scene from everyday life in the heartlands. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Telok Blangah, 1960s : aerial view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of Telok Blangah interpreted in Hokkien as "sit lat mng" meaning "north west gate". The aerial view is from Mount Faber and shows a large section of tree-covered slopes. The two popular nature spots in the area are Mount Faber and Labrador Park. Photograph donated by...
  • Tree : general view [3]

    Nature and Environment
    This 1991 photograph shows a tree along Jalan Kampong Chantek area. Governor Guillemard was reported to have commented on the pretty village thus giving it the name, Chantek, Malay for pretty. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Rifle Range Road plants : close-up

    Nature and Environment
    This 1991 photograph shows lush greenery along Rifle Range Road, with views from the road. The road mentioned is near Bukit Timah Reserve and Murnane Reservoir. Rifle Range Road was named after the rifle range built by the Singapore Gun Club and also, home to Chartered Industries and School of...
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  • Rifle Range Road vegetation : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This 1991 photograph shows Rifle Range Road, with views from the road. The road mentioned is near Bukit Timah Reserve and Murnane Reservoir. Rifle Range Road was named after the rifle range built by the Singapore Gun Club and also home to Chartered Industries and School of Ammunition. Date of...
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  • Tree : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment
    This 1991 photograph shows a tree along Jalan Kampong Chantek area. Governor Guillemard was reported to have commented on the pretty village thus giving it the name, Chantek, Malay for pretty. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Tree : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment
    This 1991 photograph shows a tree along Jalan Kampong Chantek area. Governor Guillemard was reported to have commented on the pretty village thus giving it the name, Chantek, Malay for pretty. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available