Image Bank









The Wade Collection refers to the collection of postcards assembled by Malcolm Wade for publication in Wade, M., and Khoo, S. N. (2003), published by Janus Print and Resources and republished by Areca Books.

The images in Penang Postcard Collection 1899 – 1930s can be browsed at the Vision of Penang website for easy reference. These postcards show the buildings, streets, everyday life and grand occasions on Penang Island between the boom years of 1899 and 1930s.

The high resolution digital images in our stock are in TIFF format.

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Selected images from the books are available for purchase. For inquiries, please write in to