Malay Archipelago (general region)
Found in 457 Collections and/or Records:
3 Mourut women in egg and spoon race, 1909
Quarter-plate (landscape format).
A Chinese temple, Kuching, 1904 - 1910
A Chinese temple, Kuching, 1904 - 1910
Showing the entrance to the temple, a single storey building with ornately decorated roof ridges.
A garden in Kuching : Moirs garden, 1904 - 1910
View looking along a tree-shaded path in a Kuching garden.
A house in Kuching, Sarawak, 1904 - 1910
General view of a European house in Kuching, a two storey building with a colonnaded verandah on the ground floor. The verandah on the floor above is shaded with cane blinds.
A journey to Asia and Africa
A land Dyak who insisted on being photographed in a red plush Chinese hat and Chinese trousers, Tabekang, Ulu Sadong, 1904 - 1910
Full length portrait.
A market at Brunei, 1908-12
Landscape format. Market boats on the water. [Hut on stilts in the water too].
A pakarangan or long native boat which carries a sail 18 feet square, on board the Marudu, 1908-12
Landscape format. [Picture printed in reverse - 1070 on end of pakarangan. Barrels along side of steamer].
A picnic up-country in Borneo, 1909
Quarter-plate. [Showing group of 8 Europeans sitting on the ground with jungle behind. Women (4) in long white dresses and with hats with two men in white with topees and two more in dark clothes. 12 copies of the print were sent to Mrs Gueritz, Government House, Sandakan, North Borneo on 29.04.09, so maybe her picnic]
A street in Brunei, 1908-12
Half-plate. [Children standing about on the roads - logs on stilts linking the houses].
[A sumpitan match], 1909
Half-plate (landscape format). [Mouruts: shooting darts with blow pipes at a running deer]. [Showing crowds around edge of open grass area with running deer - a short fence of wooden sticks with palm leaves. Behind crowd, are thatched houses among thick vegtation].
A sumpitan match : Mouruts, 1909
Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Showing audience of natives and some Europeans with palm trees in the background].
A sumpitan match. Mouruts : shooting darts with blow pipes at a running deer, 1909
Half-plate. [No print]. Missing.
A tobacco field just picked off, 1909
Quarter-plate (landscape format). The tobacco here grown is all for the outside covering leaves of cigars.
A Tomogong Mourut from the Pagallan River, Yenous district, 1909
Quarter-plate. Putting on the chowat or loin cloth: note length of cloth and method of putting it on.
A typical out station up the Inanam River, 1909
Quarter-plate (landscape format). A typical district officers boat of state (pukerangin).
Administration. Police, Education, Hospitals, 1940 - 1959
114 x 141 mm. In British North Borneo now known as Sabah. The caption on the reverse reads '(13). Most populous of the inhabitants of the Interior are the Muruts. District officer Claridge talks with one of them, examines his sword decorated with the hair from a scalp'.
Administrative officer marking census in Iban longhouse, Sarawak [circa 1960], 1960
159 x 110 mm. As captioned.
Another crocodile lower down the Padas river, 1909
Archives of the British Association of Malaysia and Singapore
Arrival of Governor Humphreys at Jesselton, British North Borneo, October 1926, 1926-10
133 x 87 mm. Showing John Lisseter HUMPHREYS (1881-1929) inspecting a guard of honour of Indian soldiers on his arrival at Jessleton to take up his appointment as Governor of British North Borneo. Humphreys, who entered the Straits Settlement Civil Service in 1905, died while on leave in China after three years as Governor of British North Borneo.
Assistant's bungalow on the same estate, 1909
Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Showing large bungalow surrounded by trees, with a river in the foreground].
At a Tamu, local market, Borneo, 1960 - 1969
242 x 171 mm. Market scene with vendors and their produce.
At the Tamu on the Inanam River, 1909
Quarter-plate (landscape format). [A crowd of traders].