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  • Roof of Lau Pa Sat market, 1988 : top view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the clock tower of Telok Ayer Market (also known as Lau Pa Sat or "Old Market") and its trademark octagonal roof. In the background are the financial and office buildings in Singapore's Central Business District. These buildings include the CPF Building, UIC Building, DBS Tower and Shenton...
  • Roof of Lau Pa Sat market : top view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the clock tower of Telok Ayer Market (also known as Lau Pa Sat or "Old Market") and its trademark octagonal roof. Seen against the skyline are the financial and office buildings of Singapore's Central Business District. These buildings include the CPF Building, UIC Building, DBS Tower and...
  • Fort Canning Centre : general view

    Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a view of the front entrance to the Fort Canning Centre with its brick front steps, white-washed exterior and red-tiled roof. It used to be the barracks of the British Army. Now, it houses the Singapore Dance Theatre and a culinary academy, at-sunrice. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Roof of Lau Pa Sat market, 1988 : top view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the clock tower of Telok Ayer Market (also known as Lau Pa Sat or "Old Market") and its trademark octagonal roof. Seen against the skyline are the financial and office buildings of Singapore's Central Business District. These buildings include the CPF Building, UIC Building, DBS Tower and...
  • Odeon Cinema, 1954 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the exterior of Odeon Cinema, with movie promotional materials such as posters and billboards at the building's lobby area. Odeon Cinema was built by Cathay Organisation and located at the junction of North Bridge Road and Cashin Street in 1953. It was Cathay's most successful box office...
  • Straits Times Building, 1900 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900 photograph shows the Straits Times building, at the corner of Robinson Road and Cecil Street. The oldest newspapers in continuous operation since 1845, the Straits Times appeared on 15 July of that year as a weekly and grew into a daily newspaper in 1858. (Caption source : Toh,...
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  • Clarke Street building, from Tan Thye Place : side view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a building on Clarke Street, from Tan Thye Place. Several lorries can be seen parked in front of the building. Clarke Street and Tan Thye Place are expunged roads which can no longer be found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
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  • Clarke Street building, from Tan Thye Place : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a building on Clarke Street, from Tan Thye Place. Several lorries can be seen parked in front of the building. Clarke Street and Tan Thye Place are expunged roads which can no longer be found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
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  • Solomon Street godown, 1982 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph depicting Cumming Street with a godown at the corner of Solomon Street. Solomon Street was named after the founder of Solomon Henry & Co firm, Abraham Solomon, "a noble Jew of the Biblical type" who stayed in the middle of Boat Quay. Cumming Street was named after...
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  • Campbell Lane no. 21A : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a shophouse on 21A Campbell Lane. The double-storey early shophouse features French windows with rectangular transform windows on the upper level. There are stacks of soft drinks placed on the five foot way, a table with chairs and a few men sitting or standing. There is...
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  • Campbell Lane shophouses : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows two-storey shophouses with French windows along Campbell Lane, at the corner of Clive Street. In the background, can be seen a high-rise building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cecil Street, with Medeiros Building : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Cecil Street, with Medeiros Building (dated 1937) and Great Eastern Building. Cecil Street is named after Straits Settlements Governor Sir Cecil Clementi Smith. The road mentioned is in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • New Market Road building : exterior

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a two-storey building at New Market Road. The building, which has the date 1921 on its roof façade, consists of three shophouse units. The ground floor is occupied by retail stores. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Clarke Street building, from Tan Thye Place : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a building on Clarke Street, from Tan Thye Place. Several lorries can be seen parked in front of the building. Clarke Street and Tan Thye Place are expunged roads which can no longer be found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • Campbell Lane shophouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows two-storey shophouses with French windows along Campbell Lane, at the corner of Clive Street. In the background, can be seen several high-rise buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Fisher Street building : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph depicting a building with arches at the corner of Fisher Street, in Boat Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Townshend Road building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a shophouse building at the corner of Townshend Road and Jalan Besar. The building appears to be abandoned, with bars nailed to the main entrance of the building. Townshend Road is named after General Townshend, a war hero in World War I. Title devised by Library...
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  • Townshend Road building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a shophouse building at the corner of Townshend Road and Jalan Besar. The building appears to be abandoned, with bars nailed to the main entrance of the building. Townshend Road is named after General Townshend, a war hero in World War I. Title devised by Library...
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  • Veerasamy Road building : side view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a side view of a building at Veerasamy Road, with the rear of the building facing Jalan Besar. Veerasamy Road is named after Dr N. Veerasamy Naidu, a leader of the Indian community. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Rear of Veerasamy Road building : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows the rear of a building at Veerasamy Road, which faces Jalan Besar. Veerasamy Road is off Serangoon Road. Veerasamy Road is named after Dr N. Veerasamy Naidu, a leader of the Indian community. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Allenby Road building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a building on the corner of Allenby Road. The three-storey building has a curved façade. The sign "International Hotel" and its translation in Chinese can be seen on the second and third storey, while the first storey is a coffee shop as indicated by the sign"Sing...
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  • Geylang Bahru Lee Rubber warehouses : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the Lee Rubber warehouses at Geylang Bahru. Several buildings can be seen, with trucks parked outside one of the buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
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