"Lady Justice is most often depicted with a set of scales typically suspended from her left hand, upon which she measures the strengths of a case's support and opposition.She is [...]
Wayang kulit is a unique form of theatre employing light and shadow. The puppets are crafted from buffalo hide and mounted on bamboo sticks. When held up behind a piece [...]
We thank Ruth Iversen Rollitt for this photograph. It was taken in 1947, showing her father B M Iversen at Fair Gardens? Does anyone know WHERE Fair Gardens is?
Remember these insurance agents? They used to operate at No. 168, Brewster Road, Ipoh. Wonder what's become of this business...
Our donor Richard Saxey tells us that this was taken around 1959-1960. He also mentions his teacher Mrs Kumar. So today we'd like to ask the 'members of the Malim [...]
donated by Lim Soo Ken Did you know that the character in the picture above does not exist in the Chinese dictionary? The character 'Ngai' which means 'Me' in Hakka. The [...]
artifact donor: Jamal Hashim The William Mitchell heritage in making pen nibs began whilst working with his brother John Mitchell in the early 1820s. William Mitchell established his own business [...]
Picture from Ruth Iversen Rollitt "Rental was $60 a month, a bargain in the immediate post-war years with the shortage of housing. Each house had 3 bedrooms upstairs; and downstairs. [...]
Here's another blast from the past from Richard Saxey. He tells us that this is "the picture of the badminton team, showing my elder brother Mr. E.H.White (know as Mick), [...]
photo from: Michael Ho By looking at the background, you'll probably guess that this was taken in St. Michael's Institution and the man in white is none other than Brother Ultan [...]
We received this (one of the MANY) from Ruth Iversen Rollitt. Do you recognise this row of shop houses? Do you know which street this is? Well, we think it's [...]
Thanks to Alan, we've managed to find out what those Mandarin words meant. This time, we don't have any words...but I'm sure there's a clue in those shop houses in [...]
Click to enlarge We thank Charlie Choong for this photograph. As written on the photo itself, the year is 1970. What we'd like to know is where this photo was [...]