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  • Graffiti, on a wall : general view [1]

    Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This photograph shows a wall sprayed with a graffiti image in yellow and blue. This spray painted graffiti, seen on a wall at Haji Lane, depicts a skull and crossbones with wordings written in stylised script. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street shops : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a street view of Arab Street. In this Kampong Glam area, one finds a number of shops selling textiles, carpets and aromatic oils, imported from the Middle East. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street five-foot way : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of a five-foot way taken from the front of a textile shop at Arab Street. "Mahey Brothers Pte Ltd" is one of many shops selling textiles in the area. The shop's signage and metal rolling shutter door are seen in the photograph. Title devised...
  • Vaswani Brothers (S) Pte Ltd, Arab Street : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the business premises for Vaswani Brothers (S) Pte Ltd, a shop off Arab Street. This shop, in the Kampong Glam area, has old styled accordion grilles to secure the shopfront access. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street shopfront : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the shopfront of a business, located at Arab Street. This shop, in the Kampong Glam area, has old styled accordion grilles to secure the shopfront access. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street five-foot way : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of a five-foot way taken from the front of a textile shop, at no. 51 Arab Street. The "Silk Shop" is one of many shops selling textiles in the Arab Street area. Rolls of fabric, and a mannequin can be seen on the left...
  • Graffiti, on a wall : general view [2]

    Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This photograph shows a wall sprayed with a graffiti image in black and white. This spray painted graffiti, seen on a wall at Haji Lane, depicts photographic-like images of two men. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kampong Glam houses : aerial view [8]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows an aerial view of Kota Nong Chik which was founded by Syed Ahmad Abdul Rahman Alsagoff. It was located along (now expunged) Palembang Road at the Kampong Glam precinct. Kota Nong Chik or Kota Alsagoff was an enclosed compound containing two bungalows. The houses were demolished...
  • Java Road houses : aerial view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an aerial view of the houses along Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. Java Road was known for its masonry workshops, however, it is no longer listed in the street directory. Today, a new Java Road which was constructed in the mid-1990s allows access...
  • Masjid Sultan, 1968 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows Bussorah Street leading to Masjid Sultan. First built between 1824 and 1826, Masjid Sultan is considered the national mosque of Singapore. Bussorah Street is named after a city in Iraq, and located at the heart of the Kampong Glam Historic District. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Masjid Hajjah Fatimah, minaret : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the close-up view of the minaret of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah, on Java Road. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. The minaret has a unique design that reflects the shape of a church's spire. It tilts six degrees...
  • Masjid Hajjah Fatimah, minaret : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the close-up view of the minaret of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah, on Java Road. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. The minaret has a unique design that reflects the shape of a church's spire. It tilts six degrees...
  • Java Road, 1967 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some houses along Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. The minaret of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah can be seen on the left. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. It was gazetted a national monument in 1973....
  • Java Road houses : aerial view [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an aerial view of the houses on Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. Java Road was known for its masonry workshops, however, it is no longer listed in the street directory. Today, a new Java Road which was constructed in the mid-1990s allows access...
  • Masjid Sultan, 1968 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows Bussorah Street leading to Masjid Sultan. First built between 1824 and 1826, Masjid Sultan is considered the national mosque of Singapore. Bussorah Street is named after a city in Iraq, and located at the heart of the Kampong Glam Historic District. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Masjid Hajjah Fatimah : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Masjid Hajjah Fatimah on Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. Combining Eastern and Western design, the mosque is known for its unique minaret, which resembles a church spire. Title...
  • Java Road, 1967 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some houses along Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. The minaret of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah can be seen on the left. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. It was gazetted a national monument in 1973....
  • Masjid Sultan, 1967 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Bussorah Street leading to Masjid Sultan. First built between 1824 and 1826, Masjid Sultan is considered the national mosque of Singapore. Bussorah Street is named after a city in Iraq, and located at the heart of the Kampong Glam Historic District. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Istana Kampong Glam : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Istana Kampong Glam (present-day Malay Heritage Centre) at Sultan Gate. This photo was taken before the building underwent restoration. Today, it forms part of the Kampong Glam Conservation area, and with Bendahara House makes up the Malay Heritage Centre. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • Masjid Hajjah Fatimah on Java Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows Masjid Hajjah Fatimah on Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. Combining Eastern and Western design, the mosque is known for its unique minaret, which resembles a church spire. Title...
  • Java Road house : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a house on Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. The windows are fixed with old-style iron security bars. Java Road was known for its masonry workshops, however, it is no longer listed in the street directory. Today, a new Java Road which was constructed...
  • Masjid Sultan, 1968 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows Bussorah Street leading to Masjid Sultan. First built between 1824 and 1826, Masjid Sultan is considered the national mosque of Singapore. Bussorah Street is named after a city in Iraq, and located at the heart of the Kampong Glam Historic District. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kampong Glam houses : aerial view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an aerial view of Kota Nong Chik which was founded by Syed Ahmad Abdul Rahman Alsagoff. It was located along (now expunged) Palembang Road at the Kampong Glam precinct. Kota Nong Chik or Kota Alsagoff was an enclosed compound containing two bungalows. The houses were demolished...
  • Kampong Glam houses : aerial view [9]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an aerial view of Kota Nong Chik which was founded by Syed Ahmad Abdul Rahman Alsagoff. It was located along (now expunged) Palembang Road at the Kampong Glam precinct. Kota Nong Chik or Kota Alsagoff was an enclosed compound containing two bungalows. The houses were demolished...