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  • Singapore Harbour

    Transportation · Kemp, Jack
    1962-1965. This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat collection. It shows ships on the waters off the coast of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorry loaded with crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill [1]

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a lorry loaded with crates. It is parked outside a work area. Title devised by Library...
  • Lorry loaded with crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill [2]

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a lorry loaded with crates. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorry loaded with "Red Lion" crates in Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a factory lorry loaded with "Red Lion" crates in the sawmill factory. More crates on the...
  • Worker on lorry loaded with crates in Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    1950s - Factory lorry transporting crates
  • Lorry loaded with "Fruit Ades" crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a factory lorry loaded with "Fruit Ades" crates in the sawmill factory. Title devised by Library...
  • Four workers and lorry at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows four workers and a lorry at the factory. One of them is on top of the...
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [34]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. The photograph shows a truck used by the National Library as a mobile library parked outside a building on the right. A few users are seen at the back of the truck. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [31]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows a bus belonging to the National Library's Mobile Services team. The bus driver has moved such that his head and right shoulder are out of the window at the driver's seat. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [32]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows two covered trucks belonging to the National Library. Both are parked side by side. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [60]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It shows the interior of a truck used by the National Library Mobile Service. It has been retrofitted with bookshelves on the sides. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [54]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It shows a bus used by the National Library Mobile Service. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ferry near Kuantan, Pahang

    Transportation · Marshall, Jean Mary, Mrs
    A photograph showing a ferry crossing the river near Kuantan. Kuantan is the state capital of Pahang, Malaysia. It is located near the mouth of the Kuantan River and faces the South China Sea. This photograph is part of Mrs Jean Marshall collection of photographs taken between 1953 and 1954...
  • Betty Crossfield and Li Kim, her interpreter

    Organisations · Transportation · Geography and Travels
    A photograph of Betty Crossfield (on the right), Jean Marshall's colleague, in Red Cross uniform, and Li Kim, her interpreter, standing in front of the Red Cross Land Rover. The words "British Red Cross Malays, gift of the Malayan Chinese Association" and "马华工会赠送" in Chinese characters can be seen on...
  • Red Cross Land Rover at Cheroh village, Raub, Pahang

    Transportation · Organisations · Marshall, Jean Mary, Mrs
    A photograph taken during the relief work after a fire in Cheroh village, 2 May 1954, showing a parked Red Cross Land Rover with a Red Cross officer and a few women gathering at the back of it. A girl in the foreground is looking at the vehicle. Cheroh is...
  • Jean Marshall and Betty Crossfield sitting on Red Cross Land Rover

    Organisations · Transportation
    A photograph taken in March 1954. Jean Marshall (right) and Betty Crossfield, Jean Marshall's colleague, in Red Cross uniform, seated on the back of Red Cross Land Rover in Raub, Pahang. Raub is one of the oldest towns in Pahang, Malaysia. This photograph is part of Mrs Jean Marshall collection...
  • Anti-cholera campaign in Shanghai, 1919-1921

    Politics and Government · Organisations · Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows the back of a Red Cross vehicle on a street in Shanghai. A few men and a woman are walking on the street. This was taken during an anti-cholera campaign in Shanghai in 1919-1921. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ship parking at pier

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    Photo taken during Dr. Wu Lien-teh attending Great Medical Conference of Far Eastern Association of Tropical Medicine (FEATM) 1925, Tokyo. This photograph shows a ship anchored at a pier in Tokyo. More ships can be seen in the background on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crew of seamen on board

    Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a crew of seamen on board a ship. On the right three officers in white uniform are standing in front of the sailors. Another officer with his back facing the camera is seen among the sailors. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Improvised ambulances used in the 1910-11 epidemic

    Transportation · Politics and Government · Events
    The one on the right was for the sick and the one on the left was for contacts. This photograph shows two improvised ambulances used in the 1910-11 plague in Harbin. These wagons are pulled by horses. The one for the sick is covered while that for contacts is unsheltered....
  • Russian cart for anti-plague work, 1921

    Events · Transportation
    In the background is Harbin Hospital. This photograph shows a Russian cart used in Harbin for anti-plague work. A driver and another person are sitting on the cart while a third person is leaning against the cart. All three are wearing face masks. This photograph was taken in 1921, during...
  • River Sungari, Harbin, 1920

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    River Sungari, Harbin, 1920. Arrangements were made with the Customs for medical inspection of passengers before purchase of tickets. Each steamer was obliged to carry a ship's surgeon on board. This photograph shows steamers along the River Sungari, now known as Songhua River. This photograph was taken in Harbin in...
  • Manchurian plague epidemic, 1911

    Events · Transportation
    Carts used for removal of the sick and the dead. This photograph shows a man being transported on a horse cart during the Manchurian plague epidemic in 1911. The six men, four of whom are in military uniform, near the cart are all wearing face masks. Title devised by Library...
  • Steamship at the port of call, Sansing, 1913

    Transportation
    This photograph shows a steamship at the port of call, Sansing, Harbin, in 1913. Passengers are seen at the upper deck. Title devised by Library staff.