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  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [33]

    Personalities · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. It was taken during the opening ceremony of a library facility/service at MacPherson. The photograph shows Mr Chua Sian Chin, Member of Parliament for MacPherson, giving a speech at a basketball outside the office of MacPherson Citizen...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [75]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken on 30 November 1974, the day of a library event titled "Italian scenes talk-cum-slideshow" by Mr G. Starforth Hill. This shows a scene in the lecture hall before the start of the event. A female library...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [86]

    Economy · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the opening of the "Marconi Centenary Exhibition-Singapore" on 29 March 1975. The exhibition on radio communication ended on 2 April 1975. This shows part of the audience attending the opening. Members of the audience are...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [24]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the Third International Association of School Librarianship Conference held in Singapore on 27-30 July 1974 . This photograph shows part of the audience at the Conference. Five seats in the front row are empty. Title...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [30]

    Geography and Travels · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the Chinese finals of."Tell A Folktale Competition" organised by the National Library. This photograph shows the participants and part of the audience seated in chairs in a library. Some children are sitting on the floor...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [71]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken on 30 November 1974, the day of a library event titled "Italian scenes talk-cum-slideshow" by Mr G. Starforth Hill. This shows part of the audience attending the event held in the lecture hall in a library....
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [39]

    Geography and Travels · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It was taken during the finals of "Tell A Folktale Competition" organised by the National Library. This photograph shows the stage before the commencement of the finals. Audience seated in rows of chairs can be seen in the foreground....
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1980s (Album 9) [59]

    Streets and Places · Events · Arts
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1980s photographs (Album 9) collection. It was taken during "1981 Courtesy Role-play Competition". It shows two judges, one female and one male, seated at a table in front of the audience. Mrs Hedwig Anuar, Director of National Library, is seated second from...
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1980s (Album 9) [19]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1980s photographs (Album 9) collection. It was taken during a library event titled "Exhibition-cum-forum on local writers & their writings". This shows part of the audience attending the forum. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1980s (Album 9) [36]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1980s photographs (Album 9) collection. It shows the panel of three judges, two female and one male, for "Courtesy Role-play Competition" in a library. Part of the audience can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1980s (Album 9) [32]

    Personalities
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1980s photographs (Album 9) collection. It shows a speaker holding an apron and standing behind a table. Books, pieces of fabrics and glue sticks are seen on the table. Part of the largely-female audience sitting on rows of chairs is on the...
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 2) [56]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Personalities
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 2) collection. It shows a smiling gentleman in a suit posing with a cartoon version of the head of a cow. He is standing in front of an audience comprising children sitting in rows in a room. Title devised by Library...
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 2) [53]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Personalities
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 2) collection. It shows a smiling gentleman in a suit drawing a cartoon version of the head of a cow. His audience comprises children sitting in rows in a room. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [67]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It was taken during the UNESCO Meeting of Experts on Book Development Planning in Asia held during the period 17-23 September 1968. This shows part of the audience as well as representatives from various countries in front of the...
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 2) [54]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 2) collection. It shows an audience comprising children sitting in rows in a room. They are attending a drawing session by a gentleman in a suit who is not shown in the photograph. A few adults are seen standing behind the...
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 2) [55]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Personalities
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 2) collection. It shows a gentleman in a suit standing next to an easel. On the right and on the other side of the easel is another gentleman. Two ladies are standing on the left, next to the first gentleman. They...
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [26]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows the audience at an outdoor event. Members of the audience who are from different ethnic groups are seated in rows. Houses are seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [27]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows the audience at an outdoor event. Members of the audience are predominantly Chinese and are seated in rows. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [19]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It was taken during the opening ceremony of Queenstown Branch Library on 30 April 1970. The ceremony started at 8.15pm. This shows part of the audience at the ceremony. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [14]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. This shows members of an audience. They are seated in rows of chairs and facing the right. Second from left in the first row is Mrs Hedwig Anuar, Director of National Library. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 5) [45]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 5) collection. It shows children seated in rows of chairs in a library. A projection screen has been set up in the front. This is a film screening session. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 5) [60]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 5) collection. It shows a gentleman with glasses giving a speech at a table in front of a stage. Members of his audience are seated in rows of chairs in the foreground. A typist with a typewriter is seated on a...
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 5) [62]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 5) collection. It shows part of an audience in a hall. Members of the audience are seated in rows of chairs. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 5) [58]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 5) collection. It shows part of the audience, mostly children, at the opening ceremony of an unidentified library service/facility. The opening ceremony was held at Bukit Panjang Community Centre. Title devised by Library staff.