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  • Ngee Ann Building, 1961

    Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the side view of Ngee Ann Building. It is a ten storey residential building, with a large balcony in each unit. Almost all of the balconies are covered with striped awnings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two boys standing at a balcony during circuit breaker

    Geography and Travels · Politics and Government · Foo Siang Hwee
    "You appreciate your Planterbed (balcony) more... watching plane fly pass is a bonus at home"--Contributed by Foo Siang Hwee, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows the backs of two boys standing at a balcony during the circuit breaker period. As playing outdoors...
  • Celebrating graduation during circuit breaker

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Anonymous
    "During the Circuit Breaker, one of our neighbours suggested on our WhatsApp chat that we would go to our balconies at a set time to sing together to whoever was having a birthday. It turned into a routine for many of us, a highlight of our day, and many residents...
  • Breakfast on the balcony during circuit breaker

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Foo Siang Hwee
    "Having breaky at the Planterbed (balcony) is a nice feeling now"--Contributed by Foo Siang Hwee, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows a breakfast tray on the balcony of an apartment during the circuit breaker period. As dining out was prohibited during circuit...
  • Sam Leong Road, shophouse : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the façade of the upper storey of a shophouse located at Sam Leong Road. It shows a view of a balcony, and windows covered with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mount Elizabeth house : exterior [3]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph depicts part of a house at Mount Elizabeth. The features here are fretwork fascia, wooden balustrade and rattan blinds, in what may be the balcony and a porch below it. Title devised by Library Staff.
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  • Oxley house, balcony : interior

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows most likely the balcony of a house that used to belong to Dr. Thomas Oxley (1805-1886), a colonial surgeon. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Goodwood Hill bungalow : exterior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows part of a two-storey bungalow surrounded by greenery on Goodwood Hill, located along Stevens Road. Architectural features include a hanging balcony, casement windows and V-profile clay tile roof. According to the photographer notes, the bungalow was most likely used as residence. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Dublin Road bungalow, verandah : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a verandah with fretwork fascia below the eaves of the roof. Blinds cover the verandah to protect it from sun and rain. An intricate panel of fretwork and columns are also featured. The bungalow is located at Dublin Road, off Killiney Road. Title devised by Library...
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  • Kim Yam Road bungalow : exterior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the exterior of a bungalow sporting a verandah on its second storey, as well as, a half-length casement window on its first. Another prominent feature of the bungalow is its roof fascia with Malay-style fretwork. The bungalow is located on Kim Yam Road. Title devised by...
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  • Mount Sophia bungalow : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows what is probably a Victorian bungalow (1870s - 1890s) on Mount Sophia, as suggested by the porch with its decorative columns and the open verandah on the second storey. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Spring Grove, porch : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a close-up view of the porch and the loggia of the two-storey Victorian-style bungalow Spring Grove, located on Grange Road. In 1972 (the year image was taken), Spring Grove served periodically as the residence for US ambassadors to Singapore. In 1991, it was sold to a...
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  • Oxley house, balcony : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a close-up view of the balcony of a house that used to belong to Dr. Thomas Oxley (1805-1886), a colonial surgeon. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Joo Chiat Place house, balcony : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the balcony of a pastel coloured house at Joo Chiat Place. A row of decorative fretwork fascia is underneath the eave of the roof. Several moulded plaster elements are seen above the window arches and at the top of the columns. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Spring Grove : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph focuses on the porch and the loggia above of the two-storey Victorian-style bungalow Spring Grove, located on Grange Road. In 1972 (the year image was taken), Spring Grove served periodically as the residence for US ambassadors to Singapore. In 1991, it was sold to a commercial property...
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  • Mount Sophia bungalow, open verandah : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the second floor of a bungalow which sports a railing featuring simple fretwork. The high-hipped roof is held up by tall plinths, thereby enabling wide eaves and open verandahs around the house. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mount Sophia bungalow, verandah : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a bungalow, featuring an open verandah with timber fretwork balustrade. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mount Elizabeth house : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph depicts part of a house at Mount Elizabeth. The features here are fretwork fascia, wooden balustrade and casement windows with fanlight. Title devised by Library Staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Mount Sophia bungalow, open verandah : general view [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the second floor of a bungalow which sports a railing featuring simple fretwork. The high-hipped roof is held up by tall plinths, thereby enabling wide eaves and open verandahs around the house. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong 34 Geylang house, 1967 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a terrace house, on Lorong 34 Geylang. This house has a balcony extending from its second floor. Separating the three casement windows are decorative pilasters, with floral tiles on them. Above these casement windows are transom windows. Accordion grille and windows with iron security bars can...
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  • Kim Yam Road bungalow : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the exterior of a bungalow sporting a verandah on its second storey, as well as, a half-length casement window on its first. The casement window is surmounted by a transom window and an architrave. The bungalow is located on Kim Yam Road. Title devised by Library...
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  • Amber Road bungalow, 1992 : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a wing of an Amber Road bungalow. The building features, on the second level, a narrow balcony fitted with slatted windows. Also seen in the photograph are wall-like, red-brick structures. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cecil Street shophouses : exterior

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the exterior of some shophouses on Cecil Street. Architectural features include wooden casement windows, V-profile clay tiles roof and balconies with stone balustrades. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Two-storey house : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows the exterior of two-storey house. Architectural features of the house include a square balcony on the second storey, and arched doorways and a porch on the ground level. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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