This 1982 photograph shows Wallich Street, towards Peck Seah Street (from Tras Street corner). It shows a view of a street with shophouses and warehouses along the roadside. Wallich Street is named after botanist Nathaniel Wallich, who set up the first Botanical Garden on Government Hill (now Fort Canning). The roads mentioned are in the Tanjong Pagar area. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.