This is a 1982 photograph showing Victoria Street, towards Bras Basah Road and Stamford Road, with Victoria Hotel on the right. (Victoria Hotel is still in operation as of 01.06.2010.) Victoria Street was named after Queen Victoria, who, like modern Singapore, was born in 1819. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.