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  • Rexom Ngim and son standing in front of Bukit Timah Nature Reserve signboard

    Streets and Places · Nature Society (Singapore)
    This photograph is part of the collection of Malayan Nature Society group trip. It shows Rexon Ngim and his young son. Mr Ngim is in a long-sleeved white shirt while his son is wearing a white t-shirt. They are posing in front of a signboard at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve....
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [47]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows a boy viewing a book display for Children's Day in a library. The theme of the display is "Children everywhere". Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [47]

    Geography and Travels · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the finals of "Tell A Folktale Competition" organised by the National Library. This photograph shows a boy with a pair of paper rabbit ears on his head and a carrot in his hand on the...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [45]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows a Malay lady on the stage with a young boy. This is part of the programme for "Malam Burdaya". Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [44]

    Geography and Travels · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the finals of "Tell A Folktale Competition" organised by the National Library. This photograph shows an Indian boy with a turban and in a Punjabi shirt on the stage. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [51]

    Geography and Travels · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the finals of "Tell A Folktale Competition" organised by the National Library. This photograph shows a boy in a dark coat and dark top hat on the stage. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [78]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It shows two of boys looking at a sign in a library. The sign informs in Chinese that there will be a storytelling session at 3pm that day. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boy on the bearch : single

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a boy on the beach along Amber Road. This boy is bending over and picking up something along the coast. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Two people by the window

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    Photographer’s annotation on slide: “L 17 Nov 80 near Banda St.” This 1980 photograph shows an elderly woman and a boy standing by the window on the upper floor of a Chinatown shophouse. Laundry can be seen hanging on bamboo poles to dry. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese boy playing mahjong, 1970 : close-up

    Geography and Travels · Sports and Recreation · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a Chinese boy playing mahjong at Hock Lam Street while another boy looks on. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Malay boy : profile

    Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A [1950s] photograph of a Malay boy wearing a songkok, sitting by the river, looking into the distance. He seems to be waiting for a sampan according to the description in the album. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "Photographs by : R.K. Tyers. Staff Straits Steamship...
    Reproduction Available
  • Old Malay woman and child : two people

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of an old Malay woman carrying a young child. In the album, the photographer inscribes below the picture "The past, age and wisdom with the future who doesn't know what its' all about". Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY :...
    Reproduction Available
  • Fun in the river : two children

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A 1950s photograph of a young boy and girl playing in a river, possibly the Singapore River, with several sampans around them. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
    Reproduction Available
  • Malay boy in a garden, 1950s : headshot

    Geography and Travels · Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of a young Malay boy playing with a frangipani tree in front of him with a cheeky smile. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
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  • Old Chinese woman and child : two people

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of an old Chinese woman sitting at the side of the road with a young child standing next to her, who could probably be her grandchild. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD....
    Reproduction Available
  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : full-length portrait [1]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a full-length portrait of three children, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Jurong Crescent quarters occupants : full-length portrait [2]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a full-length portrait of three children, living in the quarters for the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) workers (located at Jurong Crescent). Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Photograph of a woman and a boy : close-up

    Arts · Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1994 photograph shows a reproduced photograph of a woman and a boy. The reproduced photograph was probably taken in a studio. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Princess Ann Hill resident : front view

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture
    A 1993 photograph of a young Chinese boy, a resident of Princess Ann Hill. Princess Ann Hill was part of the Princess Elizabeth Estate.Title devised by Library staff
    Reproduction Available
  • Princess Ann Hill residents : two people

    Arts · Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows two young residents of Princess Ann Hill. One boy is younger than the other and both are sitting on a concrete slab. Title devised by Library staff
    Reproduction Available
  • Kanak-kanak lelaki bermain di tepi kolam di Potong Pasir, 1970-an [2]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    Gambar ini menunjukkan kanak-kanak lelaki bermain di tepi kolam di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Kolam itu terletak di belakang sebuah balai rakyat (bangunan agak terlindung di dalam gambar). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children fishing in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This picture shows a group of boys who are fishing in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. They are using fishing lines and twigs to fish in a drain. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese temple in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This picture shows a Chinese temple in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This temple is located in an area known as "Area B" along the main road. Two children can be seen playing in the area surrounding the temple. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boys playing by a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    This picture shows two boys playing by a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. The pond is located behind a community centre (the building is obscured by the tree branches). Title devised by Library staff.