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  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building, 1953 [1]

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  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building, 1953 [2]

    Streets and Places · Events
    [Sultan Abdul Samad Building]
  • Chinese opera performers on a float at a parade during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Arts · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of Chinese opera performers on board a float at a parade which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Photograph taken between 2 - 6 June 1953. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Parade float during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week [2]

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a lorry decorated as a float in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Coronation week, an event to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Atop the float is a large crown. The float is decorated with lights. The word "Sel Sam Kiang Assn" can be seen on the...
  • Dragon dance troupe at a parade during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Arts · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a dragon dance troupe performing at a parade in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. The dragon dancers, wearing t-shirts and shorts are holding aloft a dragon with the aid of poles. Photograph taken between 2 - 6 June 1953. Title devised...
  • Brightly-lit buildings during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week [2]

    Events · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows brightly-lit buildings in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Coronation week, an event to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Mounted on the facade of one of the buildings is a crown and the letters "E" and "R". Photograph taken between 2 - 6 June 1953. Title devised...
  • Navy float at a parade during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photographs shows a float in the shape of a ship, carrying men in naval uniforms at a parade which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. On the side of the float, there are Chinese words and the name "KLRNG district". Photograph...
  • Helicopter fly past during Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade, 1955

    Transportation · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows six helicopters in the sky. The photograph, taken from the ground, shows a view of the helicopters performing a fly past as part of a parade honouring Queen Elizabeth II's birthday. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Brightly-lit building during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week [4]

    Streets and Places · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a brightly-lit single-storey building in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Coronation week, an event to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Mounted on the building facade are the letters "E" and "R". Photograph taken between 2 - 6 June 1953. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Brightly-lit Pavilion building during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week [3]

    Events · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the brightly-lit Pavilion building in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Mounted on the facade of the building is an image of Elizabeth II and the letters "E" and "R" flanked by a large British Union flag on each side. Photograph taken...
  • March past at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, 1955 [2]

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a parade contingent saluting the High Commissioner of Malaya, Sir Donald MacGillivray during a march past. The parade, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is in honour of Queen Elizabeth II's birthday. Sir Donald MacGillivray is standing on a platform on the left, with two colonial officers standing...
  • Military band at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, 1955

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a military band at Selangor Club padang. The band is part of the Queen Elizabeth II's birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The band members are wearing a variety of uniforms and consists of different groups including drummers, bagpipers, and cymbal players. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Parade float during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week [1]

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a bus decorated as a float in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Coronation week, an event to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Atop the float is a large crown and the word "Special" can be seen on the front of the bus. Photograph taken between 2...
  • Sikh community float at a parade during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of Sikh men in uniform on board a float at a parade which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. The float bears the words "Sikh community" on the front and "God save the queen" on the side....
  • Brightly-lit building during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week [1]

    Streets and Places · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a brightly-lit building in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week. Mounted on the facade of the building is a crown and the letters "E" and "R". Both are decorated with lights. On the ground floor of the building are some shops, one of which...
  • Aerial view of Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, 1955

    Events · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This aerial photograph shows a view of the parade from the air. It shows a view of the platforms, the contingents and the spectators, in front of the Government Offices (now known as Sultan Abdul Samad Building), with its distinctive architecture. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade at Selangor Club padang, Kuala Lumpur, 1955

    Events · Personalities · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the padang at Selangor Club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It shows a view of a parade in honour of the birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. The High Commissioner of Malaya, Sir Donald MacGillivray can be seen (in dark-coloured uniform) giving a salute. Behind him stand contingents of...
  • Contingent inspection at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, 1955

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows High Commissioner of Malaya Sir Donald MacGillivray inspecting the contingent at Queen Elizabeth II's birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He is accompanied by other colonial administrators. Title devised by Library staff.
  • March past at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, 1955 [3]

    Events · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a contingent marching at Queen Elizabeth II's birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The men in the contingent is wearing a uniform consisting of a military shirt and skirt. On the left of the photograph is Government Offices (now known as Sultan Abdul Samad Building), with its...
  • Decorated building during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Events · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a decorated building in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Coronation week, an event to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Mounted on the facade of the building is a crown and an image of Queen Elizabeth, and a banner with the words "Long live the queen". Photograph...
  • Float representing various ethnic groups at a parade during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows children in ethnic costumes representing various ethnic groups on a float at a parade which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Flowers and flags decorate the float. Photograph taken between 2 - 6 June 1953. Title devised by Library...
  • Decorated gateway during Queen Elizabeth II coronation week

    Arts · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a decorated gateway in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during Coronation week, an event to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Atop the gateway is a crown, and on the facade of the gateway are the letters "E" and "R", and the words "Long live the queen". Photograph...
  • Queen Elizabeth II float at a parade during her coronation week

    Events · Personalities · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a float with an image of Queen Elizabeth II at a parade which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to commemorate her coronation. The image is emblazoned with the words "Long live the queen". There are also some words in Chinese and English on either side of...
  • March past at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur, 1955 [1]

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a parade contingent saluting the High Commissioner of Malaya, Sir Donald MacGillivray during a march past. The parade, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is in honour of Queen Elizabeth II's birthday. Sir Donald MacGillivray is standing on a platform on the left, with two colonial officers standing...