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  • Pictures of maps at the launch of Geograffiti, 2000

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows three pictures of maps that are displayed on a wall at the launch of Geograffiti in 2000. Geograffiti is a website by Alfian Sa'at and Heman Chong that allows Singaporeans to fictionalise specific personal spaces in prose or photographs. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
  • Alfian Sa'at and Heman Chong at the launch of Geograffiti, 2000

    Economy · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows Alfian Sa'at (left) and Heman Chong at the launch of Geograffiti in 2000. Geograffiti is a website that allows Singaporeans to fictionalise specific personal spaces in prose or photographs. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • HarbourFront, steam crane signage : close-up

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing the sign on a steam crane parked at the HarbourFront area. The words on the sign are "John H. Wilson & Co. Ltd, Engineers, Sandhills Liverpool". Title devised by Library staff.
  • Barber chairs : general view

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows two barber chairs, located at the void deck of 650A, Jurong West Street 61. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Clementi Avenue 2, optical shop : exterior

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Anco Optics, a shop located at 352, Clementi Avenue 2. A pair of oversized spectacles serves as a form of advertisement for the shop. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Clementi Avenue 5, barber shop : general view

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a barber shop, located at Clementi Avenue 5. A barber's pole outside the shop advertises the barber's service. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Veerasamy Road, shop : general view [1]

    Organisations · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the premises of Yeo Soon Hin Plastic Signcrafts Company which is located at 633 Veerasamy Road. The shop specialises in customising items such as water tanks, acrylic trays, and tables. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two recycling bins : general view

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a pair of recycling bins. The yellow bin is meant for various recyclable materials while the blue bin is meant for paper only. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bukit Batok, recycling bins : general view

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows three recycling bins, seen on Bukit Batok Street 52. They are provided by Colex Holdings Limited, which has been promoting recycling in support of the National Recycling Program (NRP). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Joo Chiat Road, shop : general view

    Arts · Organisations · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a furniture shop that sells rattan furniture. The shop is located at Joo Chiat Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • HarbourFront, steam crane : general view

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a steam crane parked at the HarbourFront area. The crane belonged to the Tanjong Pagar Dock Company which was a predecessor of the Port of Singapore Authority (PSA) Corporation. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kopitiam City : general view

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Kopitiam City, a food centre located at 277C, Compassvale Link. This complex is situated in the Housing and Development Board (HDB) Aspella estate. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Road sweeper : general view

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a road sweeper at Sembawang. The road sweeper, model RS 501, is produced by Nilfisk, a professional cleaning equipment company based in Denmark. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chun Tin Road, no. 4 : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a traditional bakery shop (Ng Kim Lee) which is located at 4 Chun Tin Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Joo Chiat Road, shophouse signage : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signboard of the "Kim Seng Sarong Kabaya & Embroidery" shop. The shop is located at Joo Chiat Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Jurong Industrial Park, 1971 : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is an aerial view of Jurong Industrial Park, Singapore's first industrial park, began operations in 1962. The Jurong Town Corporation (JTC) was responsible for the completion of the industrial park. The JTC was formed in 1968 to oversee the planning, development and management of all industrial estates in Singapore....
  • Singapore Tailors Association, 1968 : group photograph

    Organisations · Personalities · Economy
    This picture depicts men in Western suits who were members of Singapore Tailors Association where donor, Mr Tiong Chin Heng was a director. The ceremony was to mark the association's 6th Anniversary and its contribution to the National Defence Fund. Also present are new employees. Tailoring was a skill that...
  • Security seminar at Hilton Hotel in Singapore : general view

    Events · Politics and Government · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a man in a suit speaking at a seminar. This seminar is organised by the Singapore Hotel and Restaurant Association (SHRA) at the Singapore Hilton Hotel. The board above states "Target Crime Rate Zero: A SHRA Search for Total Security in Hotels, Dec 3-4, 1979". Two men...
  • Industrial construction, 1960s : general view [5]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This picture shows four men standing under the shade of a tree at an industrial construction site. Three of them seem to be deep in discussion whilst one is seen smoking a pipe. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Date of creation estimated. Title...
  • Rubber trees : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Percy Hill Collection
    This photonegative shows a rubber plantation with the focus on the trunks of rubber trees which have been tapped for latex. One gives a close view of the skilful, even cuts made in the bark to make the latex flow. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Industrial construction, 1960s : panoramic view

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This 1960s photograph shows a panoramic view of an industrial construction site. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A rubber plantation : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Percy Hill Collection
    A negative of a photo taken of a rubber plantation full of rubber trees. In the distance, there are two men, who looks as if they are tapping the rubber from the rubber trees. The photo may have been taken amongst trees as there are branches with leaves in the...
  • Industrial construction, 1960s : general view [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This picture shows four men standing under the shade of a tree at an industrial construction site. They look as though they are discussing something. On the right is a steam roller and on the left, a truck is seen passing by. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed...
  • Security seminar at Hilton Hotel in Singapore : close-up

    Events · Politics and Government · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a man in a suit speaking at a seminar. This is a seminar organised by the Singapore Hotel and Restaurant Association (SHRA) at the Singapore Hilton Hotel. The board above states "Target Crime Rate Zero : A SHRA Search for Total Security in Hotels, Dec 3-4, 1979"....