This 1982 photograph shows Nunes Building along Malacca Street. Nunes Building was designed by D.S. Petrovitch, of Messrs. Swan and Maclaren. The 4-storey building is of modern Continental Cubist design and features panel designs on its exterior walls as well as flagpoles on the roof. The name of the building and a year (1937) can also be seen on the façade. The building was previously owned by Sime Darby. Malacca Street is named after Malacca, which was part of the Straits Settlements. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.