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  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, Singapore

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This is a postcard with a photograph of a statue of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles. It is a monument to the founder of Singapore. The statue, which looks to be made of bronze, stands on a pedestal in an open field, with St. Andrew's Cathedral visible in the background, behind...
  • Stamford Raffles bronze statue, 2003 : front view

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a front view of a bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, located at Victoria Memorial Hall. It is placed on a high, white pedestal with a matching crest and plaque. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stamford Raffles bronze statue, 2003 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a view of a bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, located at Victoria Memorial Hall. It is set on a high, white pedestal. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stamford Raffles statue, 2003 : close-up

    Arts · Personalities · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a close-up of a statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, with his arms folded across his chest and dressed in a tailcoat and ruffled shirt and close fitting trousers. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles : general view

    Arts · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles erected on the Esplanade (now Padang) and unveiled on 16th June 1887. The statue was relocated in front of the Victoria Memorial Hall in 1919. No date of creation provided. Title devised...
  • Sir Stamford Raffles statue : close-up

    Arts · Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph of the statue of Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore, in front of the Victoria Memorial Hall. The photographer was standing close to the base of the statue so the view is slightly slanted upward against the backdrop of the Victoria Memorial Hall to show some...
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, Singapore

    Arts
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a statue of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles. It is a monument to the founder of Singapore. The statue, which looks to be made of bronze, stands on a pedestal in a semi-circular area bordered by columns. Behind the semi-circular...
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, Singapore

    Arts
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a statue of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles. It is a monument to the founder of Singapore. The statue, which looks to be made of bronze, stands on a pedestal in a semi-circular area bordered by columns. Behind the semi-circular...
  • Stamford Raffles statue at Singapore River, 2003 : front view

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a front view of a statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, located at Singapore River, against a backdrop of skyscrapers. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, 2010 : general view

    Personalities · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, also known as "orang besi" or "iron man". It was initially installed at the Padang before being relocated to the front of Victoria Memorial Hall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stamford Raffles statue at Singapore River, 2003 : general view [2]

    Arts · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a view of a statue of Sir Stamford Raffles on a pedestal, located at Singapore River. Its stark whiteness is a contrast to the blue sky which is a befitting background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, 1890s : general view

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles erected on the Esplanade (now Padang). The St. Andrews' Cathedral can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
  • Stamford Raffles statue at Singapore River, 2003 : close-up

    Arts · Personalities · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a close-up of a statue of Sir Stamford Raffles. It is a polymarble copy of the original statue, set on a high white concrete pedestal with plaques on each side of the pedestal. It is situated near Singapore River, where it is believed to be the site of...
  • Tablet at statue of Sir Stamford Raffles : general view

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a tablet at the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles. The tablet recognises the special importance of Raffles in Singapore for the Centenary Celebrations. Raffles' Arms and the Knight's motto were also engraved on a bronze shield placed at the base of the granite pedestal. Title devised...
  • Stamford Raffles statue at Singapore River, 2003 : general view [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a panoramic view of the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, located at Singapore River against the background of Clarke Quay with its rows of colourful restored shophouses across the river. A travellers' palm stands on the right of the statue. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Copper statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, 1950 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the copper statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, in front of Victoria Memorial Hall, which has been there since 1919 until the Japanese Occupation in 1943. It has been re-installed at the same location after the return of the British in 1946. Part of a...
  • Polymarble statue of Raffles : exterior

    Arts · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is the replica of the original bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles at the Raffles' Landing Site. This polymarble statue was built in 1972. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Raffles' landing site : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is a white polymarble statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, with tourists in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue of Raffles : general view

    Arts · Personalities · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is the replica of the original bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles. This polymarble statue was built in 1972. A traveller's palm is featured to the left of the statue. In the right background is the OCBC Building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Statue and fountain : general view

    Arts · Personalities · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is an elegant fountain installed in the courtyard of Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall. Also shows the original bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Raffles landing site at Singapore River : general view

    Streets and Places · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a view of the site at Singapore River where it is believed Sir Stamford Raffles first landed. A statue of the founder of Singapore marks the spot. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Victoria Memorial Hall, with statue of Raffles, 1919 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Raffle's statue" on the front and "1919" on the back. It shows Sir Stamford Raffles' statue, in front of Victoria Memorial Hall. The statue was sculpted by Thomas Woolner and installed on Jubilee Day on 27 June 1887 at...
  • Statue of Raffles, 1887 : general view

    Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph shows the original bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles sculptured in 1887, which is now standing in front of Victoria Theatre and Memorial Hall. A fountain can be seen in front of the bronze statue. Title devised by Library staff.