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Singapore through 19th century photographs

Jason Toh

Singapore through 19th century photographs

by Jason Toh

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Published by Editions Didier Millet in Singapore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 171) and index.

    Other titlesSingapore through nineteenth century photographs
    StatementJason Toh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS609 .T64 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24879741M
    ISBN 109814260061
    ISBN 109789814260060
    LC Control Number2009508384

    Find the best free stock images about singapore. Download all photos and use them even for commercial projects. A fictional account set in Singapore of one day in the life of a teacher trying to find who she is as both a woman, and an artist. Through Ong Suwen, Lim explores the hopes and struggles of Singapore’s diverse range of first generation immigrants. Furthermore, Fistful of Colours was the inaugural recipient of the Singapore Literature Prize in Author: Prianka Ghosh.

    Buy Singapore Through 19th Century Prints & Paintings by Suen, Wong Hong (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. By the end of the nineteenth century, photography became even more accessible to the average person. George Eastman founded the Kodak company, which sold mass-produced cameras that came pre-loaded with a strip of film capable of exposures. For a fee, the whole camera would be sent to Kodak to be developed, and the prints would be returned.

    Founding of Modern Singapore. The British, who were extending their dominion in India, and whose trade with China in the second half of the 18th century was expanding, saw the need for a port of call in this region to refit, revitalise and protect their merchant fleet, as well as to forestall any advance by the Dutch in the East Indies. John Thomson (14 June – 29 September ) was a pioneering Scottish photographer, geographer, and traveller. He was one of the first photographers to travel to the Far East, documenting the people, landscapes and artefacts of eastern mater: Heriot-Watt University.


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This item: Singapore Through 19th-Century Photographs by Jason Toh Hardcover $ Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping. Details. Singapore A Pictorial History by Gretchen Liu Hardcover $ Only 5 left in stock (more on the way).Cited by: 4.

Singapore through 19th Century Photographs is a comprehensive photographic record of Singapore from the early s to the s. Paired with lively commentary, the more than rare photographs from leading institutional and private collections recreate a compelling portrait of 19th-century : APD.

Singapore Through 19th-Century Photographs is a comprehensive photographic record of Singapore from the early s to the s.

Paired with lively commentary, the more than rare photographs from leading institutional and private collections recreate a compelling portrait of 19th-century Singapore. Singapore through 19 th Century Photographs is a comprehensive photographic record of Singapore from the early s to the s.

Paired with lively commentary, the more than rare photographs from leading institutional and private collections recreate a compelling portrait of 19 th-century Singapore. Singapore Through 19th-Century Photographs is a comprehensive photographic record of Singapore from the early s to the s.

Paired with lively commentary, the more than rare photographs from the National Museum of Singapore and leading institutional and private collections recreate a compelling portrait of 19th-century Singapore.

ISBN. A selection of topographic prints of places such as the harbour, Singapore River, Fort Canning Hill, as well as paintings of the cosmopolitan trade town and of tranquil rural scenes, the views Singapore through 19th century photographs book in Singapore through 19th Century Prints and Paintings show the colonial port-city in its first century and constitute a historically significant source of information on Singapore’s early Brand: APD.

Take a walk through history with new Singapore Trails book. walking routes that take in the city's development from a 19th Century port to a modern city. photographs and practical. Raffles arrived in Singapore on 28 January and soon recognised the island as a natural choice for the new port.

The island was then nominally ruled by the Sultan of Johor, who was controlled by the Dutch and the Bugis. However, the Sultanate was weakened by factional division and Tengku Abdu'r Rahman and his officials were loyal to Tengku Rahman's elder brother Tengku Long. Modern Singapore was founded in the 19th century, thanks to politics, trade and a man known as Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles.

During this time, the British empire was eyeing a port of call in this region to base its merchant fleet, and to forestall any advance made by the Dutch.

- A glimpse of all things old, lost or forgotten in Singapore!. See more ideas about Singapore, Singapore photos and History of singapore pins. Singapore through 19th century photographs / Jason Toh Editions Didier Millet Singapore Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

With over 1, images, Singapore: A Pictorial History tells the story of Singapore through the eyes of the artists and photographers who witnessed and recorded it. Faded pencil sketches, brilliant watercolours, engravings but mostly photographs - including the first views produced by 19th century professionals, stunning studio portraits and the remarkable experiments of early amateurs/5(4).

Singapore through 19th Century Photographs by Jason Toh,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4). John Thomson – a renowned photographer in Singapore Scotsman John Thomson was a 19th-century photographer who travelled extensively around Asia in the s and s, capturing some of the earliest photographic images of the region and publishing them in several books.

A selection of topographic prints of places such as the harbour, Singapore River, Fort Canning Hill, as well as paintings of the cosmopolitan trade town and of tranquil rural scenes, the views presented in Singapore Through 19th Century Prints and Paintings show the colonial port-city in its first century and constitute a historically significant source of information on Singapore's early.

Jason Toh, Singapore Through 19th Century Photographs (Singapore: Editions Didier Millet, ) p. ISBN Author: Gretchen Liu. Singapore went through some of its most serious postwar crises in the early 21st century, including the SARS outbreak in and the rising threat of terrorism. In Decembera plot to bomb embassies and other infrastructure in Singapore was uncovered [93] and as many as 36 members of the Jemaah Islamiyah group were arrested under the.

The Lights of Singapore was published in London in Julyand sold for $ a copy. The book includes 29 plates of photogravure 8 on places of interest in Singapore and Malaya, most of which were taken by Nakajima & Co., a popular photo studio located at the Raffles Hotel.

A Straits Times advertisement of the book on 22 July Author: Lee, Gracie. "The History of Photography Archive is a privately owned collection of original 19th and 20th century photographs and related artifacts that traces the technical and artistic development of photography from its origins in England and France in the early 19th century up through worldwide use in the midth century.".

HistorySG is an online resource guide to events that have unfolded in Singapore's history since to the present. Each event is briefly introduced in a short write-up accompanied by links to related content from the collections of the National Library Board (NLB) as well as that of other agencies and institutions.

HistorySG aims to be a first-stop portal with recommended resources to guide. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Source: Photo Credit: National Archives of Singapore.

Source: panoramio The Sun Yet Sen Villa was first built by Boey Chuan Poh in the late 19th century and is now known as the Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall. It’s quite amazing how this building has been preserved for close to 2 centuries already!

These rare photographs of daily life in 19th-century America depict not only the New England and New York areas, but also the adventures of those who moved West to Tennessee, Iowa, and Minnesota.

Far from the urban slums depicted by Jacob Riis or the Civil War photos of Mathew Brady, these images from the s by unknown photographers show a Missing: Singapore.