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  • European man sitting in a trishaw in 1919 : single

    Arts · Transportation · Personalities · Heritage and Culture
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with the handwritten words "MISS STEPHENS. SINGAPORE 1919. J.B. 2nd MATE" on the front. This photograph shows Captain J.B. Brown sitting on a trishaw and posing for a photograph. He is dressed in a white suit with a bowtie and is holding...
    Is Freehold
  • Workers weighing bananas : group photograph

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting a scene on a boat where several busy men are weighing bananas which are located beside a few woven baskets. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Title transcribed from album....
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  • Europeans posing with a trishaw in the 1910s : group photograph

    Arts · Transportation · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph, taken between 1910 and 1919, shows a European man sitting in a trishaw, and two European women standing on either side of the trishaw. They are all posing for a photograph. Date of creation estimated.
    Is Freehold
  • Chinese ship handlers : two people

    Organisations · Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting a scene on a cargo ship where two Chinese men, possibly ship handlers, discussing about the time taken to load goods onto the ship. A ship chandler is a retail dealer who deals with special supplies or equipment for ships. Part of a compiled...
    Reproduction Available
  • Quartermaster at the wheel : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph illustrating a quartermaster manning the steering wheel in a ship. Quartermasters are usually assigned to bridge watches and their main task is to steer the ship and carry out orders given by the Captain or watch-keeping officers. Digitized from an album page containing 7 photographs...
    Reproduction Available
  • A Chinese cobbler on a five-foot way

    Economy
    This photograph shows an elderly Chinese cobbler on a five-foot way mending shoes. He is sitting on a stool and his equipment and supplies as well as shoes are seen around him. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of a building site in an airbase

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    View of Building Site
  • Three men among coconut trees

    Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows three men standing among rows of coconut trees. Two are wearing shirts and long pants while another is in shirt and a knee-length shorts. Across, there is a table with refreshments. Two cars are parked nearby. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Two Chinese men at a cafe among coconut trees

    Economy · Nature and Environment
    Chinese at Café
  • A group of men walking through a field, 1960s

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of Caucasian men walking on a field. One of the men in front is wearing a t-shirt that says "Ban the bomb". Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Speaker at exhibition of woodwork factories' products

    Events · 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 view of an exhibition of woodwork factories' products. It is likely to be a function...
  • Group photograph of six Caucasian ladies and six gentlemen at Tiger Breweries's function

    Geography and Travels · Events · 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 group of six Caucasian ladies and six gentlemen at an exhibition of woodwork factories' products....
  • Malayan Nature Society group trip

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature Society (Singapore)
    This photograph is part of the collection of Malayan Nature Society group trip. It is a group photograph of four men posing in front of a car on a country road. The four men are respectively Indian, Chinese, Caucasian and Malay. The Chinese man is Mr Rexon Ngim. Title devised...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [18]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It is a group photograph of 22 men and women. Some of these young people are Asians while others are Caucasians. This was taken outside a building with brick walls. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [91]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It shows a Caucasian lady standing next to a Chinese gentleman seated at a table. She is pointing at an entry on a page of an open volume on the table. A Chinese lady is seated next to the...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [92]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It shows a Caucasian lady and a Chinese gentleman looking at a book resting on both hands of the lady. A Chinese lady is standing next to the Caucasian lady. They are in front of a row of bookshelves....
  • 2000年第1届国际南音大会唱, 新加坡湘灵音乐社 : 全视图 [2]

    Organisations · Heritage and Culture · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    新加坡湘灵音乐社于二〇〇〇年在新加坡举办了第一届国际南音大会唱. 照片中参与大会唱的团体代表们聚集在乐社内. 他们手执香枳, 似乎正准备进行拜祭仪式. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2000年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会 : 全视图 [3]

    Arts · Events · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    这是二〇〇〇年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会的照片. 照片中座谈会正在进行中, 一位男士正在发言. 左一系领带者为新加坡湘灵音乐社社长丁宏海先生. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2000年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会 : 全视图 [2]

    Arts · Events · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    这是二〇〇〇年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会的照片. 照片中座谈会正在进行中, 一位男士正在发言. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2000年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会 : 全视图 [1]

    Arts · Events · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    这是二〇〇〇年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会的照片. 照片中新加坡湘灵音乐社社长丁宏海先生正在发言, 另外两位男士和一位女士正在聆听. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2004《际•浪》演出 : 观众照 [4]

    Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    这是2004年《际•浪》演出当晚前来观赏演出的观众们的照片. 照片中两位男士和一位女士面对着镜头微笑. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟. "Boundless Waves" Concert at the Raffles Hotel, Jubilee Hall, 4th Jan 2004, 8.00 pm.
  • 2000年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会 : 全视图 [5]

    Arts · Events · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    这是二〇〇〇年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会的照片. 照片中座谈会正在进行中, 一位男士正在发言. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 1998年新加坡艺术节, 幕后 : 全视图

    Arts · Geography and Travels · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    “新加坡艺术节” 是由新加坡国家艺术理事会举办的大型活动. 新加坡政府希望以此进行艺术活动的推广, 提高人民的艺术修养. 照片中三名男士在似乎是在休息时谈话, 左边有一名年轻女士. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2000年第1届国际南音大会唱, 新加坡湘灵音乐社 : 全视图 [1]

    Organisations · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    新加坡湘灵音乐社于二〇〇〇年在新加坡举办了第一届国际南音大会唱. 照片中参与大会唱的团体代表们聚集在乐社内. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.