Overview of Padang and its surroundings : aerial view [1]

This photograph shows an aerial view of the vicinity surrounding the padang in front of the City Hall. Framed against the city skyline in the background are financial buildings like the UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Pictured in the foreground, on the left is the Civilian Memorial, affectionately called the "chopsticks" memorial and the spire of St Andrew's Cathedral on the right. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

Credit Line

From the Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏. All rights reserved, Family of Kouo Shang-Wei and National Library Board Singapore 2007

Subjects
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Historic Buildings
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Commercial Buildings
  • War memorials--Singapore--Photographs
  • Commercial buildings--Singapore--Photographs
  • Singapore--Aerial photographs
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Public and commercial buildings

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