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  • YMCA building along Stamford Road, 1962

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of YMCA building along Stamford Road, besides an intersection. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ocean Building, 1962

    Streets and Places · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Ocean Building taken from the across the car park, featuring its tower and arches over windows and entranceways. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Cathay Building, 1962

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Cathay Building, taken from the National Museum at Stamford Road. At the top of the building can be seen the words "Cathay Swiss Family Robinson". Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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.
  • Adventist Child Development Centre, Balestier, circa 1989 [1 of 8]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat collection. It shows the rear of the two-storey building on the right with plants, banana tree and overgrown grass along the fence, and Central Expressway Moulmein Flyover visible on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [115]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows a small plot of land surrounded by an old five-storey building and a block of flats on one side in the background and two perpendicular roads in the foreground. Trees are seen. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [113]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows an old five-storey building in front of a slightly taller block of flats. Debris is seen on the land in front of the building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay near Four Seas Communications Bank Ltd, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River near Four Seas Communications Bank (building partially visible on the right). Rows of shophouses lined the bank while new buildings that are under construction visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View from Mount Faber, circa 1966-1980 [4]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of Mount Faber Park, with a road leading downhill. Singapore's southern sea and a few buildings are visible in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • United Engineers Limited building and its surrounding vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the former United Engineers Limited building at River Valley Road, among other buildings in the vicinity. Formed in 1912, United Engineers Limited is one of Singapore's pioneer company and has developed many local landmark and iconic structures. In the background, buildings under construction and...
  • View from Mount Faber, circa 1966-1980 [8]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a view of the lush growth and greenery from Mount Faber. A number of buildings dotted the foot of the hills. Singapore's southern sea is visible in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Aerial view of buildings, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial view of a compound with many single-storey buildings that are long and close to each other. These buildings can either be warehouses or barracks. Location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bumboats at Singapore River near Elgin Bridge, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area near Elgin Bridge. The former Hill Street Police Station is visible behind the bridge and a few more buildings beyond at Fort Canning on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, circa 1966-1980 [14]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows bumboats along the Singapore River and shophouses lined along the riverbank. At the bank, a crane is used to lift up huge bales from a lorry while in the background, two buildings are under construction. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View from Mount Faber, circa 1966-1980 [5]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of a large open field lined with dense foliage on the left, as seen from Mount Faber. A small plant nursery is at the foreground while a two-storey huge bungalow within a fenced compound is visible in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City scene from River Valley with a partial view of National Theatre and Van Kleef Aquarium, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a landscape view of buildings with shophouses in the centre of the photograph and a few buildings that are under construction in the background. On the left of the photograph, at the slope of Fort Canning, the unique five-pointed facade of the former National Theater and Van...
  • Aerial view of buildings and sea, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows an aerial view of buildings and HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats. Sea and ships are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • HDB flats by the canal, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the canal along the side of the road. A block of flats can be seen on the left of the photograph while on the right, a building is under construction. Very visible near the centre of the photograph is the distinct roof of Mandarin Orchard Singapore. Photograph...
  • Bumboats at Singapore River near Victoria Theater, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of some bumboats docked at the quay. Buildings and Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall clock tower is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View from Mount Faber, circa 1966-1980 [6]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of a large open field lined with dense foliage on the left, as seen from Mount Faber. A small plant nursery is at the foreground while a two-storey huge bungalow within a fenced compound is visible in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Aerial view of buildings and sea, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows an aerial view of buildings and HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats. Sea and ships are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Old warehouse at Havelock Road, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of a single-storey old warehouse. In front of the building, the ground has been cleared and the earth exposed. A building under construction is on the left and blocks of residential buildings on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Aerial view of buildings, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial view of a compound with many single-storey buildings that are long and close to each other. These buildings can either be warehouses or barracks. Location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bumboats along Boat Quay, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows bumboats along the Singapore River. A row of shophouses lined along the riverbank, housing businesses such as (from left to right) "Hiap Hoe Guan & Co Pte Ltd", "Khoon Seng Co." and "Lam Chuan Co (Pte) Ltd". A bumboat loaded with goods is seen in the foreground...