This 1982 photograph depicts D'Almeida Street, towards Raffles Place. Commercial buildings can be seen by the side of the road. D'Almeida Street is named after Jose d'Almeida Carvalho E. Silva, a former Portuguese naval surgeon who came to Singapore to set up a dispensary and later became one of Singapore's leading merchants. The roads mentioned are in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.