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  • Interior hallway of a building in Lorong Buangkok

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a narrow colonial-style interior hallway of a building in Lorong Buangkok. The design of the hallway consists of chandelier lighting suspended from high ceilings, white wooden louvered walls and traditional white French doors. The hallway has parquet flooring that is furnished with two wooden lazy chairs and...
  • Path between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a narrow dirt path in between two wooden houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The houses are single storey with zinc roofs. The walls and windows of the house on the left are painted in white, and the borders of the windows in green. The other house on...
  • Covered walkway adjoining a wooden building in Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a covered walkway that leads to a wooden building in Lorong Buangkok. The passageway is open at the sides and has a wooden-frame roof that is held up by wooden pillars. The cement floor is painted in red and shows discolored spots. Two dogs on leashes sat...
  • Covered walkway and courtyard of a wooden building in Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a top-covered walkway that is adjoining a wooden outhouse in Lorong Buangkok. The walkway is paved and its open sides are furnished with black and white stripe awnings. A square grass courtyard with low shrubs lies in the middle of the grounds. The walkway connects the single-storey...
  • Covered walkway and steps to a colonial-style building in Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a covered walkway and a flight of steps leading to the back of an adjoining colonial-style building. It is probably a connecting corridor to a ward in a hospital ground in Lorong Buangkok. Air-conditioning units are seen mounted on the back walls. The upper storey consists of...
  • Covered walkway and courtyard of a wooden building in Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a covered walkway and an adjoining wooden building in Lorong Buangkok. The walkway is paved, and there are two dogs on a combined leash at the top of the walkway. The building is single storey and painted in white. A grassy courtyard with...
  • Side view of a colonial-style building

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the side view of a wooden building in Lorong Buangkok that is connected to a partially-hidden covered walkway. The building is painted in a white and black theme that harks back to colonial Singapore. It has a pitched roof, white louvered walls and swing windows. The compound...
  • Colonial bungalow in Lorong Buangkok [6]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photographs shows the side view of a white colonial bungalow in Lorong Buangkok. The building is double storey with a row of windows on the upper floor. There is a connecting covered walkway on the first storey. A cluster of bamboo stalks stands at the right corner of the...
  • Path between houses in Kampung Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a path in between two houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The houses have wooden walls and are covered by zinc roofs. The house on the right has a verandah that is fenced up. Tall trees including coconut palms tower above the house. The house on the left...
  • Safe distancing floor markers at Bukit Merah Central

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Chua Bee Khim
    Contributed by Chua Bee Khim, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows yellow safe distancing markers along the corridor of a building at Bukit Merah Central. The yellow tapes are placed one metre apart. Description by Library staff.
  • Corridor of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows the landscaping along the external corridor of a wooden house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Groups of potted plants are neatly arranged along the paved corridor. Laundry hung from clothing lines are also seen outside the house. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Path between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a narrow dirt path in between two houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The houses are single storey with zinc roofs. One of them has wooden walls and windows which are both painted in white while the borders of the windows in green. The other house is partially...
  • Corridor of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the landscaping along the corridor of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Groups of potted plants are neatly arranged along the paved corridor. The stretch of greenery provides a contrast to the pale white walls of the house. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mount Echo bungalow, corridor : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph features the corridor of one of the Mount Echo bungalow. Casement doors and arched columns can be seen along the corridor. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Emerald Hill Road house, corridor : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the corridor of a house at Emerald Hill, located off Orchard Road. The house features a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar) and floor tiles with geometric patterns. The swinging doors are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Title devised...
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  • The Istana : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a hallway in the Istana. The Istana is the official residence of the President of the Republic of Singapore. It is located along Orchard Road in Singapore’s prime shopping district. The Istana was previously known as Government House and was the residence of the Governor of...
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  • Building adjourning the Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court building, corridor : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a corridor of the ground floor of a building along North Boat Quay. The building is adjourning the Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court, located at Empress Place. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Oxley house, corridor : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a corridor of a house that used to belong to Dr. Thomas Oxley (1805-1886), a colonial surgeon. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus, corridor : close-up

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a corridor with benches lining the sides in the Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus (CHIJ), a premier girls’ school established in 1854 by an order of French Catholic nuns. It was located on a self-contained city block bound by Victoria Street, Bras Basah, North Bridge...
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  • Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus, corridor : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows what looks like a corridor of Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus (CHIJ), a premier girls’ school established in 1854 by an order of French Catholic nuns. It was located on a self-contained city block bound by Victoria Street, Bras Basah, North Bridge and Stamford Roads....
    Reproduction Available
  • Mount Echo bungalow, corridor : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph features the corridor of one of the Mount Echo bungalows. Casement doors and arched columns can be seen along the corridor. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong 24A Geylang, five-foot-way : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a corridor, also known as a five-foot-way. These walkways were meant to protect pedestrians from the hot tropical sun and rain. In the background, a streetside barber can be seen attending to his customer. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Nassim Road house, corridor : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the corridor of a house on Nassim Road. The long outdoor corridor is lined on one side with columns and stone balustrade. Title devised by Library Staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Building adjourning the Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court building, corridor : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a corridor of the upper storey of a building along North Boat Quay. The building is adjourning the Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court, located at Empress Place. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available