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Singapore - Crossroads of the East
Description: A tour of the former British colony of Singapore in 1938

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Clip #: TFA-21A
Length: 11:10
Year: 1938
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1930s
Filmmaker: Andre de la Varre
Region: Asia
City: Singapore
Original: 16mm
Keywords:
pan over Singapore, port, harbor, Indian troops marching, biplanes flying, harbor, street scene, trolley, streetcar, Raffles Square, cars parked, covered cars, rickshaws, truck with barrels, policeman directing traffic, man sweeping street, people exiting rickshaw and paying, barber shop, hair cutting, hanging wash, horse-drawn carriage, chinese temple, Hindu temple, Hindu statues, Moslem mosque, river with boats, sampans, trading junks, boat with logs, men poling boats, shipping, ox-drawn cart with bundles, sacks of grain being carried off of boat, pith helmets, bundles carried on head, wide boulevard with cars, Raffles Plain, monument, Victoria Memorial Hall, Municipal Building, St Andrew's Cathedral (mistakenly called St Georges Anglican Cathedral by the narrator), Governors Mansion, large homes, residential area, Raffles Hotel, cafe, restuarant, Singapore Swimming Club, pool, boys with bucket, chinese servants, balcoy overlooking China Sea, outdoor restaurant, sailing junks


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