This 1968 photograph shows a section of Crescent Flats and its surroundings. Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman, built Crescent Flats in 1909. A part of the old Sea View Hotel can be seen in the background of this photo. Crescent Flats was located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.