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Memorial Hall of Heroes

VOP Code: KSN610
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: Memorial Hall of Heroes
Keywords: 46 Rope Walk / Jln Pintal Tali, Religious sites
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: next to mosque and 48 Rope Walk, Details: Meng Eng Choo or Memorial Hall houses the memorial tablets to the Ghee Hin secret society leaders. Ghee Hin was one of the original triads in Penang, Materials: both premises would have used terracotta V shaped roof tiles, masonry walls, lime mortar and lime plaster, George Town
Year: 1890
Source: The KSN Collection

Memorial Hall of Heroes

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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.

For Further Information, Please Contact

Professor Dato’ Dr. Ahmad Murad Merican ([email protected]), Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Mr. Abdur-Rahman Mohamed Amin ([email protected]), Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS.