This 1969 photograph shows the interior of a house on Neil Road that had belonged to Chng Kiat Leng, a lawyer who passed away in 1983. Seen prominently in the picture are an internal staircase encircling an air well (also called a sky well), as well as, a plaque (central position) inscribed with Chinese characters extolling virtues. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.