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  • Stairs to Batu Caves, Gombak, Selangor, 1950s

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the long flight of stairs leading to the entrance of Batu Caves in Gombak, Selangor, Malaysia. Lined alongside the stairs on both sides are rows of banana trees. The entrance to the cave is just visible at the top of the stairs in the centre of the...
  • Entrance to stone boat at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the entrance to a two-storey stone boat structure, with its red pillars and curve roof, by the main lake at Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statues in Haw Par Villa [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows an attraction in Haw Par Villa. It consists of two figurines with a human body and an animal head inside a cave bearing Chinese characters. A smaller statue of a tortoise is also part of the exhibit. A sign, "Please do not touch" is placed against the...
  • Statues in Haw Par Villa [5]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows a labyrinth of statues in Haw Par Villa, comprising stone replicas of animals and humans as well as those that are half-human half-animal. Most of them are dressed in Chinese costumes. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A female statue at Haw Par Villa

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photographs shows a semi-nude female statue at Haw Par Villa, holding two books. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • A panoramic view of the Padang, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Padang in Kuala Lumpur, where a cricket match is being played. Historic buildings such as the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and the Railway Administration Building can be seen at the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Statues in Haw Par Villa [4]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows two big male statues in Chinese costumes in Haw Par Villa. Behind them stands a pagoda on the left and a few trees. A table top consisting of a tall teapot and cups is seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statues in Haw Par Villa [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows an attraction in Haw Par Villa. It consists of two statues dressed in Chinese costumes inside a cave with Chinese characters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statues in Haw Par Villa [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows an attraction in Haw Par Villa. It consists of three Chinese statues, two of them holding another that has a robe on and a string of beads. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A Caucasian woman at the Padang, Kuala Lumpur

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a Caucasian woman standing on a road next to the Padang in Kuala Lumpur. The photograph also captures a long line of spectators at the edge of the Padang, with many on their bicycles watching a cricket game. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Main entrance to Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s

    Sports and Recreation · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows the main entrance arch of Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅) at Pasir Panjang Road. Opened in March 1937, the oriental theme park was built by Mr. Aw Boon Haw for his brother, Aw Boon Par. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese architecture buildings and replica of Great Wall of China at Tang Dynasty City, 1993

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows some Chinese architecture buildings and replica of Great Wall of China at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese architecture buildings at Tang Dynasty City [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a Chinese architecture building at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. It shows the roof and the exterior of the building's second floor. No creation date estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [3]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. In the foreground, some of the visitors are seen watching the performance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese architecture buildings at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows some Chinese architecture buildings by the pond at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong. In the foreground, there seems to be a horse riding activity, and a number of photographers and visitors in the vicinity, while others can be seen exploring the 2-storey buildings in the...
  • Chinese architecture buildings at Tang Dynasty City [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This photograph shows a Chinese architecture building at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. It shows the roof and the exterior of the building's second floor. No creation date estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pond with a man-made waterfall at Tang Dynasty City

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a pond with a man-made waterfall at Tang Dynasty City (唐城). No creation date estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [1]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong. No creation date estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Main entrance of Tiger Balm Garden, 1970s

    Sports and Recreation
    This 1970s photograph shows the main entrance arch of Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅) at Pasir Panjang Road. Opened in March 1937, the oriental theme park was built by Mr. Aw Boon Haw for his brother, Aw Boon Par. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Replica of the terracotta army displayed at Tang Dynasty City [3]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows life-size replicas of terracotta statutes of soldiers from the army of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China displayed at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. No creation date estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [4]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crowds of visitors at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [5]

    Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows crowds of visitors watching a performance at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Replica of the terracotta army displayed at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows life-size replicas of terracotta statutes of soldiers from the army of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China displayed at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Replica of the terracotta army displayed at Tang Dynasty City, 1993 [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows life-size replicas of terracotta statutes of soldiers from the army of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China displayed at Tang Dynasty City (唐城), located at Jurong in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.