This photograph was taken in the early 1880s from Johnston's Pier and shows Collyer Quay. In the foreground are a number of sampans awaiting business. The Quay is lined with the offices of a number of leading commercial firms. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale. Date of creation estimated.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.