|Category:||Photographs & Paintings|
|Title:||Aerial Views Esplanade|
|Keywords:||Light St, Urbanscape, FMS Railway building and clock tower and Hong Kong Shanghai Bank dome, steam ships and sails|
|Features:||image taken: 1937, Context: Penang Cricket Pavilion, City Hall roof, Details: Town field and cricket pitches, Government buildings, land office and post office, Personalities: photographer Heah Seng Hong courtesy Michael Cheah, George Town|
|Source:||The KSN Collection|
Aerial Views Esplanade
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Manuscript Reference Number: MS 40320
We would like to thank the Archives and Special Collections, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) Library, University of London, for providing access to the Light Letters Collection. We are particularly indebted to Susannah Rayner, who was head of Archives and Special Collections at SOAS Library and Erich Kesse, the Digital Library Project Officer at SOAS Library. Our gratitude goes to Dr. Mulaika Hijjas, Professor Ernst Ulrich Kratz and Dato’ Dr. Annabel Teh Gallop. Our appreciation is also extended to Zulqarnain Abu Bakar, Muhaimin Sulam, M Pisol Mat Isa, M Nuri al-Amin and Raja Ahmad Iskandar Raja Yaacob of the Department of Management and Humanities, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS.
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the transliteration and summary for each letter. Any comment and feedback are welcomed.