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  • 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 pass at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur [2]

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    Contingent saluting High Commissioner of Malaya Sir Donald MacGillivray.
  • Military band at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    Military band at Selangor Club padang.
  • 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

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    Parade passing the Government Offices (today known as Sultan Abdul Samad building).
  • 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

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    High Commissioner of Malaya Sir Donald MacGillivray inspecting the contingent.
  • Contingent at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur

    Events · 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 a ragged-edged skirts. On the left of the photograph is Sultan Abdul Samad Building, with its distinctive architectural details,...
  • 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 pass at Queen Elizabeth II birthday parade in Kuala Lumpur [1]

    Personalities · Events · Daniel, David Danny
    Contingent saluting High Commissioner of Malaya Sir Donald MacGillivray.
  • Float with Queen Elizabeth II portrait at a parade during her coronation week

    Events · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on a float at a parade which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to commemorate her coronation. On top of the portrait are the words "Long may she reign" with flowers, flags and a crown decorating the float. Photograph taken between...
  • 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...