This photograph is part of NLB 1950s to 1960s photographs (Album 1) collection. It shows Mr. S. Rajaratnam, Minister of Culture, giving a speech at the opening of the National Library at Stamford Road on 12 November 1960. Mr. Yusof Ishak, Head of State, is seated on the left, next to the podium. Mr Lee Kong Chian is the gentleman with grey hair seated on the other side of the podium. Title devised by Library staff.
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