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Singapore (inhabited place)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 493 Collections and/or Records:

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Sign please, 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/12/14
Scope and Contents

This is the script of a drama by Soper, set in Changi Prisoner of War Camp, based upon his experiences. It is inspired by the Selarang Barracks Incident (20 sheets).

Dates: 1942
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8234.
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Sime Road internment camp disciplinary rules, amended and revised to 18 Mar. 1945, 1945-03-18

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/12/32
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: From 1952 to 1967 the Secretary of the Association was Hugh Bryson. He organised the accumulation of two important collections of historical material through the BAM. In 1960, in cooperation with the Royal Commonwealth Society, Bryson initiated the gathering of original documents - memoranda, diaries, correspondence - and the writing of special reminiscences by those with first hand experience of the geographic area covered by the Association. Subjects of particular significance include...
Dates: 1945-03-18
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library.
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Singapore, 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3034A/37
Scope and Contents

Showing a junk in Singapore harbour, with the waterfront in the background.

Dates: 1909
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore, 1967 - 1969

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/ARCS/8/2/41
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

These files include annual reports, accompanied in some cases by explanatory letters, reports of annual general meetings, statements of accounts and other papers.

Dates: 1967 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302K/44-47
Scope and Contents

Three coastal views and a view of the port.

Dates: 1949
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore 1926-29: a reminiscence, 1960 - 1969

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/11
Scope and Contents

This is a memoir by Ridgway describing service conditions during his posting to Singapore with the Royal Army Service Corps (17 sheets). It includes a photo from Nov. 1926 identifying R.A.S.C. personnel.

Dates: 1960 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this item must be viewed on Master Microfilm Reel 8239.
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Singapore. Balestier Girls Afternoon School, 1940 - 1959

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011R/10
Scope and Contents

148 x 117 mm. The caption on the reverse reads 'Standard I being taught handicraft by Miss Helen Tan and Miss Jessie Tan'.

Dates: 1940 - 1959
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore before 1914, 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/4/12
Scope and Contents

An article written by Binnie for the 'Singapore Free Press', 15 Mar. 1932, and a letter to Hugh Bryson relating her experiences of Singapore.

Dates: 1965
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this file must be viewed on microfilm reel 8227C.
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Singapore diary, 1942-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/1
Scope and Contents

This is an account of events in Singapore from 8 Dec. 1941 until its surrender, based upon notes originally recorded in Ross's diary. It was written in June 1942 aboard a Dutch cargo vessel travelling to New York (138 pages).

Dates: 1942-06
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8239.
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Singapore etc, 1929 - 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031M/1-83
Scope and Contents

Glass negatives of the Singapore Botanic Gardens (plus one film negative), Government House and Singapore Harbour. There is an empty envelope marked 'The rain-tree in the paddock, Govt. House, Singapore.'

Dates: 1929 - 1932
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore from Mount Palmer, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022U/58
Scope and Contents 271 x 207 mm. View looking NE from Mount Palmer along the waterfront of Telok Ayer towards the centre of the town, with shipping anchored in the roadstead to the right. Johnston's Pier (see BAM 10/39) can be just made out in the distance. The photograph is particularly interesting in that it shows land reclamation work in progress at Talok Ayer in the foreground. This reclamation was approved by the Secretary of State in 1879 and the work completed eight years later. Photographer unknown,...
Dates: 1880 - 1889
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore Harbour, west entrance, 1931-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031M/19
Scope and Contents From the File:

Glass negatives of the Singapore Botanic Gardens (plus one film negative), Government House and Singapore Harbour. There is an empty envelope marked 'The rain-tree in the paddock, Govt. House, Singapore.'

Dates: 1931-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore Harbour, west entrance, 1931-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031M/20
Scope and Contents From the File:

Glass negatives of the Singapore Botanic Gardens (plus one film negative), Government House and Singapore Harbour. There is an empty envelope marked 'The rain-tree in the paddock, Govt. House, Singapore.'

Dates: 1931-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore Housing. Seventeen New Homes A Day in 1954, 1954

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011R/11
Scope and Contents

116 x 123 mm. Showing a row of four storey apartment block at Perls Hill, with a water supply pipeline in the foreground. The caption on the reverse reads '(see Feature Set Intro. No. 1064). New housing estates demand essential services. This 30-inch pipeline is the main water supply carrying water from Johore to a new housing estate at Perls Hill'.

Dates: 1954
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore is a shopper's and food lover's paradise, 1982

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30311E I/12
Scope and Contents

The caption continues 'Strict health regulations ensure that food sold in hawker centres like this are hygienic and wholesome'.

Dates: 1982
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore River, 1950s, 1950 - 1959

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/146
Scope and Contents

239 x 190 mm. A view looking up the Singapore River towards the Elgin Bridge and Fort Canning.

Dates: 1950 - 1959
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore River at low tide, 1950s, 1950 - 1959

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/147
Scope and Contents

256 x 209 mm. A view looking along the Singapore River towards the Anderson Bridge, with boats beached on the river bed in the foreground.

Dates: 1950 - 1959
Conditions Governing Access: Missing from box, June 2007.
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Singapore River, godowns and offices, 1920 - 1925

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30311B/5
Scope and Contents

300 x 100 mm. panoramic view of Singapore in the 1920s by F. Hill-Cottingham.

Dates: 1920 - 1925
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore River looking towards Fort Canning, 1920 - 1925

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30311B/2
Scope and Contents

300 x 100 mm. panoramic view of Singapore in the 1920s by F. Hill-Cottingham. Backing Y30311B/1.

Dates: 1920 - 1925
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore, Sedili, 1929 - 1934

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031M/257-275
Scope and Contents

Film negatives of Corner on a small boat.

Dates: 1929 - 1934
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore. Tanjong Katong Girls School, 1940 - 1959

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011R/9
Scope and Contents

152 x 116 mm. View of the exterior of the school, with girls playing rounders in the foreground.

Dates: 1940 - 1959
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Sub-sub-class

Singapore: too little, too late; some aspects of the Malayan disaster in 1942, 1968 - 1970

 Sub-sub-class
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/4/2
Scope and Contents

This section contains correspondence, notes and newspaper articles discussing issues raised in Ivan Simson’s book 'Singapore: too little, too late; some aspects of the Malayan disaster in 1942' (London, 1970).

Dates: 1968 - 1970
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8329.
 Sub-Series

Singapore: too little, too late; some aspects of the Malayan disaster in 1942, 1942 - 1970

 Sub-Series
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/4
Scope and Contents

Material discussing issues raised in Ivan Simson’s book 'Singapore: too little, too late; some aspects of the Malayan disaster in 1942' (London, 1970).

Dates: 1942 - 1970
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8239.
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[Singapore waterfront, 1956], 1956

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/141
Scope and Contents

208 x 158 mm. A view looking along the waterfront and across the city, with the Singapore River in the left background.

Dates: 1956
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Singapore, waterway scene in city centre [? 1960s], 1960 - 1969

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 18/142
Scope and Contents

190 x 243 mm. Showing lighters loaded with cargo on the river in the foreground, with the Boat Quay beyond.

Dates: 1960 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).