Jabatan Kerja Raya Dan Bank Pertanian. [Public Works Department and Agricultural Bank]. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Architect: A. C. Norman. c. 1896. Photograph and text by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.]

Originally built to house the Federated Malay States Railway Headquarters, it became the Selangor Public Works Department, and the facade was altered to match the surrounding buildings. It has recently become Infokraft, the Textile Museum. [The copper dome of the High Court appears in the background at extreme left.]

Other views of this building

Photograph by George P. Landow, December 2000.

References

Guide to Kuala Lumpur Notable Buildings. Kuala Lumpur: Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia [Malaysian Institute of Architecture], 1976. P. 27.


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