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  • Monk's Hill Secondary School, 1966 : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Education
    This is an aerial view of Monk's Hill Secondary School at Winstedt Road. The school merged with Balestier Hill Secondary School in 2007. Photograph donated by Chung Shui Ken and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_633. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
  • Singapore Art Museum : exterior

    Streets and Places · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This is a photograph of the Singapore Art Museum at Bras Basah Road. The building was first gazetted as a national monument on 14 February 1992. It used to be the former St Joseph's Institution. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nan Chiau School, 1971 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Education
    This is a 1971 photograph of Nan Chiau Girls High School, founded in 1941, and formerly known as Nan Chiau Teachers' Training School. Photograph donated by Gan Cheng Guat and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_230. Title devised by Library staff.
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) Theatre at National University of Singapore (NUS) : interior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the stage at the University Cultural Centre Theatre at the National University of Singapore. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Qi Hua Primary School, 1972 : group photograph

    Streets and Places · Education
    This is a group photograph of staffs in Qi Hua Primary School, in Woodlands, established in 1939. It closed during Japanese occupation and re-opened on 19 December 1976. Photograph donated by Chu Chai Koon and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_631. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nanyang University Arch, 1955 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows the Arch at the entrance of the Old Nantah Campus, with a bus from the Green Bus Company, passing through. Donated by Chung Shui Ken and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_640. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Raffles Institution, 1970s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of Raffles Institution, originally known as Singapore Institution, which was founded in 1823. It is now an independent boys' secondary school. Originally located in Bras Basah road, it moved to Grange Road before it relocated to Bishan in 1990. This photograph shows the buildings of...
  • Nanyang University Library & Admin Building, 2008 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This is a 2008 photograph of the former Nanyang University Library & Administration Building. The building has strong Chinese architectural features, especially in the roof area. It was gazetted as a national monument on 18 December 1998 together with the Nanyang University Arch and Memorial. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nanyang University Arch, 2008 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This is a 2008 photograph of the Nanyang University Arch. The date "1955" and the name can be seen at the head of the structure. The structure was gazetted as a national monument on 18 December 1998 together with the Nanyang University Memorial and Library and Administration Building. Title devised...
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) at National University of Singapore (NUS) : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the exterior of the University Cultural Centre at the National University of Singapore, showing its glass façade and its driveway. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • St. Joseph's Institution, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view of St. Joseph's Institution taken through a window from afar. It was founded in 1852. Since 1988 it moved from its original premises in Bras Basah Road to a new campus at Malcom Road. The original site, gazetted as a national monument is now...
  • Chung Cheng High School students, 1950s : group photograph

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Education
    This is a photograph of students of Chung Cheng High School, at Kim Yam Road, seated in a discussion at a modular table, with one student addressing the class. The school was established in January 1939. Its operations ceased during the Japanese Occupation and resumed as a co-educational school in...
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) Theatre at National University of Singapore (NUS) : interior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the side view of the stage at the University Cultural Centre Theatre at the National University of Singapore. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Sports School building, 2004 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Education · Tan, Bonny
    Seen in this photograph is an exterior view of the Singapore Sports School building, located at Woodlands Drive 15. The modern design incorporates a curved wall of sun-deflecting glass panels. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : close-up

    Streets and Places · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This is a close-up photo of the Peranakan Museum at Armenian Street. The building was gazetted as a national monument on 27 February 1998. it used to house the former Tao Nan School. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nanyang University, 1955 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the administration building of Nanyang University. The university, also known as Nantah, merged with the University of Singapore in 1980 to form the National University of Singapore (NUS). It was renamed Nanyang Technological Institute after a Technological Institute was set up in 1991. In May 1996, it...
  • Da Cheng Zhun, 1955 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Education
    This is a photograph of the exterior of an old school called Da Cheng Zhun. The school building stands in a village during kampong days in Singapore. Photograph donated by Tan Ewe Liang and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Management University : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph is a close-up of the exterior facade of Singapore Management University. Title devised by Library staff.
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) at National University of Singapore (NUS) : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the exterior of the University Cultural Centre at the National University of Singapore. The building façade is made of glass reinforced by steel frames. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • College of Medicine Building : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This is a 2008 photograph of the College of Medicine Building near the Singapore General Hospital, with its row of Ionic pillars. The building was gazetted as a national monument on 2 December 2002. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Inverted dome : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is a close-up of an interesting inverted dome found on the Singapore Management University campus. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus (CHIJ) Chapel, main entrance : general view

    Streets and Places · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This 2008 photograph shows the main entrance of the former CHIJ Chapel. It shows the wrought iron gates of the entranceway, flanked by walls bearing the name "C.H.I.J.M.E.S." The building, which is now known as CHIJMES Hall, was gazetted as a national monument on 26 October 1990. Title devised by...
  • NAFA building, 2003 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This 2003 photograph shows the exterior of the four-storey NAFA building with its white walls and pink overhanging ledges. A short flight of blue steps leads to the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nanyang University, 1960s : group photograph [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a group photograph taken on the steps outside the Faculty of Commerce at Nanyang University. The faculty name in Chinese can be seen on the building. Donated by Patricia Lee, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_141. Title devised by Library staff.