Portrait of Mr. Joseph F. Conceicao, teacher at St. Patrick

 

Title
Portrait of Mr. Joseph F. Conceicao, teacher at St. Patrick's School
Description
This is a head-and-shoulder portrait of Mr. Joseph Francis Conceicao, People's Action Party Member of Parliament for Katong from 1968 to 1984. He was a student and later teacher at St. Patrick's School (1940s); Director of the Extra-mural Activities Department of University of Singapore (1966-1977); Ambassador to Soviet Union with concurrent accreditation to Bulgaria, Finland, Hungary, Poland and Romania (Aug 1977-1981); Ambassador to Indonesia (May 1981-1986); High Commissioner to Australia with concurrent accreditation to Fiji (1986-1990); Ambassador to Moscow, Soviet Union with concurrent accreditation to Poland (1990-1991); Ambassador to Moscow, Russia (1992-1994). Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book Maju Secondary School : official opening ceremony by Mr. J.F. Conceicao, Member of Parliament for Katong Constituency on Friday, 6th June, 1969 at 7.30 p.m, page [4]