Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984

Tompkins, Gladys, 1893-1984

New Zealand nurse, imprisoned in Changi Prison during the Second World War. Daughter of Arthur Henry Tompkins and Lilian Jane (née Crabb). Sister of Lance Tompkins.

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Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984; Tompkins, Gilda Kay, 1936-2018 Ref: Curios-003-040 Description: Art exhibition award presented to nurse Miss L G Tompkins while in Changi detention camp in Singapore; see her watercolour paintings held by the Library. Qu...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-012 Description: Shows an enclosure surrounded by walls and the hospital building. In the enclosure are some folding beds and a chair. A figure sits at a table at the left. ...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-014 Description: Shows a small corner of the courtyard, surrounded by stone walls. Three dustbins with conical lids are in the foreground, and behind the, a figure sits at a ...
Date: 1942 - 1944 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-022 Description: Almost identical to image at C-095-015. Shows two women seated in the left foreground, at a wooden bench in a walled courtyard. Two other groups of figures a...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-007 Description: Shows a view looking along a corridor, with a barred window at the top. Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison, Singapore, 1942-1944. Inscript...
Date: 1942 - 1944 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: McDonald, Nella B, active 1940s Ref: C-095-026 Description: An interior of a cell at Changi Prison, Singapore, during the 2nd World War, painted by a fellow-prisoner of Galdys Tompkins'. It shows a bed, clothes hung f...
Date: 1944 - 1945 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-019 Description: Shows a nurse and a woman in a white dress, walking on the driveway outside two verandahed buildings. Two figures, one in overalls and one in shorts, stand a...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-013 Description: Shows an open space surrounded by a high wall and surrounding prison buildings. Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison, Singapore, 1942-1944. ...
Date: 1942 - 1944 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-029 Description: Shows a papaya tree with fruit, growing outside a line of louvred doors. Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison, Singapore, 1942-1944. Inscrip...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-011 Description: Shows a papaya tree growing against a stone wall. Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison, Singapore, 1942-1944. Inscriptions: Mat recto - bene...
Date: 1932, 1935-1945, 1948, 1969 By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: ATL-Group-00349 Description: Collection comprises material relating to Lilian Gladys Tompkins' experiences while nursing in Malaya until Japanese occupation in Singapore, 1942, and cover...
Date: 1944 - 1945 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-028 Description: Shows five men in red or orange shorts moving a cart containing buckets, up the driveway outside two verandahed buildings. Two figures, one in overalls and o...
Date: 1944 - 1945 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-020 Description: Shows a banana palm growing outside a single-storey verandahed wooden building. Other Titles - Sime Road Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-009 Description: Shows a view through prison bars, showing architecture of the prison roofs. Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison, Singapore, 1942-1944. Insc...
Date: 1944 - 1945 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-027 Description: Shows a general view of the camp with figures seated and standing outside a building with the sign "Flying Dutchman". Other buildings are at the lower right ...
Date: 1942 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: C-095-008 Description: Shows a view through a narrow gap, showing prison architecture. Extended Title - From her sketches of Changi prison, Singapore, 1942-1944. Inscriptions: Ma...
Date: 1942 By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: A-480-003 Description: The prison buildings shown from the far side of a grassy area. The watchtower is in the centre, and the domes of the entrance gate are at the right. Detaile...
Date: [1942] By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 Ref: A-480-002 Description: A view of the outside courtyard area with trestle tables and washing lines. At the left and in the foreground are some plants. The prison building is on the ...
Date: 1915-1919 From: Tompkins Family: Collection relating to Arthur Lance Tompkins' service during World War One and World War Two Ref: MS-Papers-12335-04 Description: Postcards mostly written to Arthur Lance Tompkins, generally addressed as "Lance" from: - Leonard Athol McKenzie (from Egypt and Amiens), 1915-1916 - Renée...
Date: 1932 From: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984 : Collection By: Tompkins, Lilian Gladys, 1893-1984; Tompkins, Gilda Kay, 1936-2018; Whānau Āwhina Plunket Ref: Curios-052-012 Description: Truby King badge which belonged to Gladys Tompkins. Title transcribed from item. Inscriptions: Verso - centre - "3A/ L. G.Tompkins/ 1932".; Recto - Outer e...