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  • Main guardroom at RAF Seletar

    Streets and Places · Kemp, Jack
    1963-1965. This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat collection. It shows two cars parked in front of a double-storey building. The building is the guardroom at RAF Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembeling Road shophouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows shophouses located at Tembeling Road. Cars are parked along the road in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cheow Keng Road, no. 19 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the front of a shophouse at 19 Cheow Keng Road. A vintage Mercedes Benz from the 1970s is parked in front of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cheow Keng Road shophouses : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the front and side view of shophouses which are located along Cheow Keng Road. There are also cars which are parked along the road in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembeling Road flats : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows flats in a three-storey building located at Tembeling Road. There are vehicles parked along the road in front of the apartment building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, tiger car : close-up

    Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the famous tiger car belonging to Mr Aw Boon Haw. The car was used by Mr Aw to advertise his Tiger Balm products in the 1930s. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, tiger car : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the famous tiger car belonging to Mr Aw Boon Haw. The car was used by Mr Aw to advertise his Tiger Balm products in the 1930s. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stangee Place flats : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows flats at Stangee Place. There are cars which are parked along the road next to the apartment complex. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Palembang Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some cars parked along Palembang Road. Palembang Road, named after an Indonesian town, was located close to the Rochor River on the Crawford Street side. Palembang Road is no longer listed in the street directory and its surrounding area has since made way for a HDB...
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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...
  • Car parked along gravel path, 1960s : general view

    Transportation
    This is a 1960s photograph showing a front view of a car bearing number plate SR 6762, with round headlights and a metallic bumper. The car is parked along a gravel path, with trees and grass on both sides of the path. Donated by Patricia Lee, and displayed at the...
  • Trishaw riders : general view

    Transportation · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows three men engaged in a conversation along a pavement. Two of them appear to be trishawmen. Primarily Chinese immigrants, their dress style of choice include a pair of dark-coloured shorts, a loose-fitting, button shirt and a Chinese straw hat to protect them from the weather. Partially hidden...
  • View of OCBC Centre from Circular Road, 1970s : general view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows OCBC Centre standing in contrast to the two- and three-storey shophouses at Circular Road. The goods and services offered by traders and merchants here draw people to this street. Cars are parked along the sides of the road. Physical dimensions of original: 13 x 10 cm. Title...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · 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. Several smaller buildings can be partially seen on either side of...
  • 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...
  • VIPs at OCBC Centre inauguration : general view [2]

    Events · Economy · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a crowd gathering across the road from the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) Centre as VIPs and guests arrive in their cars. They are seen walking towards the building to attend the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • Morris Minor car, 1964 or 1965 : group photograph

    Geography and Travels · Transportation · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a group of women, both young and old, posing next to a Morris Minor car. The old car bears the number SM 4779 on its licence plate. Donated by Chee Yoke Leung, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_067. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kim Seng Road warehouses : exterior

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows warehouses at Kim Seng Road, at Jiak Kim Street corner. Several trucks and cars can be seen parked in front of the warehouses. Kim Seng Road was built by and named after Tan Kim Seng (1805 - 1864), a highly respected property owner and philanthropist. Kim...
    Reproduction Available
  • McNair Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows McNair Road, from Towner Road. It shows a view of a tree-lined street with roadside parking lots, and a two-storey building on the right. McNair Road is named after Major J.F.A. McNair, who served as the first Colonial Engineer. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Fraser Street shophouses : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Fraser Street (from North Bridge Road towards Beach Road). Fraser Street is likely to be named after James and Lewis Fraser of Maclaine Fraser & Co. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
    Reproduction Available
  • McNair Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows McNair Road, from Towner Road. It shows a view of a tree-lined street with roadside parking lots, and a two-storey building on the right. McNair Road is named after Major J.F.A. McNair, who served as the first Colonial Engineer. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Circular Road, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Circular Road. Rows of shophouses and cars line both sides of the street. One of the shophouses, Tan Hun Seng (S) Pte. Ltd. (陳漢盛) can be seen on the left of the image. The Expressionist style shophouse designed by Ho Kwong Yew, one of Singapore's well-known...
    Reproduction Available
  • Fraser Street shophouses : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    his 1982 photograph shows Fraser Street (from North Bridge Road towards Beach Road). Fraser Street is likely to be named after James and Lewis Fraser of Maclaine Fraser & Co. There are shophouses on both sides of the street, with cars parked by the roadside. Title devised by Library staff....
    Reproduction Available