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  • Demolition near OCBC Centre : general view [1]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows workers clearing the ruins of a wrecked building near the OCBC Centre. Many old houses and buildings were torn down to make way for urban redevelopment. Seen at the site is a crane. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation...
  • Buildings being demolished : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows some low-rise buildings awaiting demolition. Demolition works have started, with building structures and wirings exposed, torn-down walls and debris around the area. Plants growing near these buildings also appear to be uprooted. The buildings might have been torn down to make way for urban redevelopment. Physical dimensions...
  • Students : group photograph

    Education · Communications · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph captures students who are engaged and captivated by the hands-on interactives in a bid to know Singapore better at the URA Centre. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Demolition near OCBC Centre : general view [2]

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the ruins of a wrecked building near the OCBC Centre. Many old houses and buildings were torn down to make way for urban redevelopment. Seen at the site is a crane. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Buildings being demolished : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows some low-rise buildings awaiting demolition. Demolition works have started, with building structures, wirings exposed and debris around the area. The torn-down walls reveal the interior of one of the buildings. The buildings might have been torn down to make way for urban redevelopment. Physical dimensions of original:...
  • Displays : general view

    Communications · Education · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph are various scenes of Singapore, and explanations of what makes a city tick, at the city gallery in URA Centre. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City Gallery : group photograph

    Geography and Travels · Education · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of a school excursion to the City Gallery, where students are enjoying one of the many interactive exhibits at the URA Centre. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Flyovers : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This slide captures an aerial view of the expressways at the Marina South Basin area, with newly-reclaimed land and boats berthed alongside the shoreline. Date of creation estimated.