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  • Chulia Street buildings, circa 1970 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1970 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street. There are cars parked in front of China Building, the old OCBC headquarters, to the right of the photograph. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, China Building features a distinctive roof. Signages bearing the names of the bank and its...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building at Chulia Street. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the building features a distinctive roof. Signages bearing the names of the bank and its building in English and Chinese adorn the pillars and...
  • Viewing deck and balcony of the China Building, Chulia Street : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph showing the open viewing deck and balcony of China Building at Chulia Street. The building's traditional Chinese architectural style is reflected in its decorative details, carved pillars and railings with ornaments on top of the posts. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1975 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1975 photograph shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building at Chulia Street. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the building features a distinctive roof. Signages bearing the names of the bank and its building in English and Chinese adorn the pillars and...
  • House of Tan Yeok Nee wall decoration, 2003 : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a close up view of the wall decoration at the top of the house of Tan Yeok Nee. Aligned to feng shui principles, it is of Southern Fujian style with curved eaves and roof brackets that is decorated with spectacularly carved mythical beasts. In the centre is an...
  • Former Jinricksha Station, 2007 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a 2007 photograph showing the exterior of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s lower...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street. It also shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the China Building features a distinctive roof. A row of two-storey shophouses can be seen to the right...
  • Former Jinricksha Station, 2007 : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a 2007 photograph showing a close-up view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The octagonal dome atop a square tower and the curved pediment on the façade are some of the prominent architectural features...
  • Jinrikisha Station building : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows the exterior of the historic two-storey Jinrikisha Station building, located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. Built in the neo-revivalist Baroque style, the building features white arches at the walkway, double white columns and decorative details, exposed brickwork and a dome. Title...
  • JTC building : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This is a view of the 32-story Jurong Town Corporation (JTC) building with a high-ceilinged, drive-in front porch and an office tower which is concave on one side and flat on the other. The building features street-level arcaded walks, retail space, a covered drop-off and daylight-filled attriums. Title devised by...
  • Former Jinricksha Station, 2007 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a 2007 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street, with vehicular traffic going in both directions. It also shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the China Building features a distinctive roof. A row of two-storey...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street. It also shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the China Building features a distinctive roof. A row of two-storey shophouses can be seen to the right...
  • Former Jinricksha Station, 2007 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a 2007 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
  • Jinrikisha Station building : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows a side view of the historic two-storey Jinrikisha Station building, located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. Built in the neo-revivalist Baroque style, the building features white arches at the walkway, double white columns and decorative details, exposed brickwork and a dome....
  • Capitol Theatre building, 2007, side : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is the old style cinema exit where patrons walked down flights of stairs in contrast with the modern escalators today. Title devised by Library staff.