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  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [49 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up view of the bored piles used in the construction of the DBS Building east foundation pier at the ground level, with a few workers working on it. Dated 1 October 1970, the rear of...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [98 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the exterior view of the DBS Building construction site. At one section of the building, a few floors above ground have already been laid and heavy wooden scaffolding all around, while ground level work is in...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [87 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a general view of the DBS Building construction site, with a wooden staircase on the foreground leading to the upper floor where there are numerous workers working among the building materials. Dated 21 July 1971, the...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [55 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the DBS Building construction site, capturing long steel struts running across a large trench and a few construction workers on site. Dated 1 December 1970, the rear of the photograph also bears...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [44 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up view of the bored piles used in the construction of the the DBS Building east foundation pier. Dated 1 September 1970, the rear of the photograph also bears the chop of Wong Commercial Photographer....
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [11 of 18]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore seafront from the DBS Building, capturing a building under construction, and the many boats and ships moored at sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [58 of 95] : set "29 Jan 1971", circa 1972 [4 of 6]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the DBS Building which is under construction. A few steel construction struts are laid in parallel across a large trench and a few construction workers are seen on site. Title devised by...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [72 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up view of the DBS Building south foundation pier that is under construction. It is almost fully submerged, with only the steel rods poking out from above the murky water. Dated 1 Febuary1971, the rear...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [47 of 95] : set "786", circa 1972 [2 of 9]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a top view of the DBS Building which is under construction. At the centre is a newly laid concrete floor with a few hollow openings and wooden scaffolding on one side. A construction worker is seen...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [4 of 95] : set "19 Jan 1971", [4 of 10]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a street view of the exterior of the DBS Building which is under construction. Construction hoarding has been erected along the road, with cranes and signboard partially visible above it. The Malaysia-Singapore Airlines Building is also...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [102 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a street view of the DBS Building which is under construction and heavily covered with wooden scaffolding. The Malaysia-Singapore Airlines Building and the Chartered Bank building are visible in the background. Dated 20 September 1971, the...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [31 of 95] : set "533" [2 of 5]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an exterior view of the DBS Building which is under construction. Reinforced steel rods stick out from concrete floors, and the building is covered by scaffolding. Date of creation is estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [74 of 95] : set "044", circa 1972 [1 of 22]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the interior view of an unfinished room in the newly built DBS Building, with a man working an equipment mounted on a tripod. It captures the layout of the room with wide full-length windows, cement floors...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [117 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the DBS Building which is under construction. The Singapore Polytechnic campus building is visible across the road near the top left. Dated 23 November 1971, the rear of the photograph also bears...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [9 of 95] : set "19 Jan 1971", [9 of 10]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a corner street view of the DBS Building which is under construction, the exterior of the hoarding around the construction site, the site office and a signboard on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [10 of 95] : set "19 Jan 1971", [10 of 10]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the view of the DBS Building which is under construction, with rows of large concrete slabs in the foreground and the site office at the back. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [94 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an exterior corner view of the DBS Building which is under construction. The second level above ground is covered with scaffolding. Dated 20 August 1971, the rear of the photograph also bears the chop of Wong...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [81 of 95] : set "044", circa 1972 [8 of 22]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the interior view of a large space which is under construction in the newly built DBS Building, with its pitched exposed roof, tiled wall at one end and full glass panels and glass doors at the...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [6 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the DBS Building construction site. Two large, round foundation piers have been bored, and two workers are seen standing on top of one of them. On the opposite side of the road...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [51 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up of the bored piles used in the construction of the DBS Building west foundation pier, near the base. Dated 1 October 1970, the rear of the photograph also bears the chop of Wong Commercial...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [2 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the view of the construction of the DBS building north foundation piers at ground level. Construction workers are working with cranes for piling works. Dated 8 January 1970, the rear of the photograph also bears the...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [38 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the DBS Building construction site at ground level, capturing the four round foundation piers, the many parallel steel struts and workers on site. A crane can also be seen hoisting up a...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [23 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up view of the bored piles used in the construction of the DBS Building east foundation pier. Dated 1 June 1970, the rear of the photograph also bears the chop, Wong Commercial Photographer. Title devised...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [82 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up view of the DBS Building west foundation pier with parallel steel struts above it and steel reinforcement bars all around. Dated 1 April 1971, the rear of the photograph also bears the chop of...