Asia Insurance Building five-foot way : general view

A 1993 photograph showing the five-foot way at the Asia Insurance Building at no.2 Finlayson Green. Opened on 10 December 1955, it was considered to be the tallest building in Southeast Asia. The building, designed by Ng Keng Seng, is now known as the Ascott Raffles Place (renamed in November 2008). Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.

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