Skip to Main Content

NLB old photos 1950s - 1960s (Album 1) [29]

This photograph is part of NLB 1950s to 1960s photographs (Album 1) collection. It shows Mr. Yusof Ishak, Head of State, at the opening of the National Library at Stamford Road on 12 November 1960. Mr. Yusof Ishak and Mr S. Rajaratnam, Minister of Culture, are interacting with a lady in traditional baju kurung in the library. A few guests are seen browsing the books on a shelf on the left. Title devised by Library staff.

Credit Line

All rights reserved. National Library Board Singapore


Explore More Pictures