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  • Fuk Tak Chi Museum

    Streets and Places
    This is a view of the entrance to the Fuk Tak Chi Museum. It features curved tiled roof with intricate colourful carvings of flora and fauna. Two red lanterns are suspended on both sides of the doorway. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Philatelic Museum : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the Singapore Philatelic Museum located at 23-B Coleman Street. The two-storey building features a slate roof, a façade decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Living World, sculpture : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a sculpture titled "Living World" by Ju Ming, a Taiwanese sculptor, who attained fame in Taiwan in the 1970s and in New York in 1983. The sculpture shows four human figures, made of materials that include bronze, Styrofoam, ceramics and stainless steel. Behind the sculpture, part...
  • Fire Safety for Singapore - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, sculpture : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a sculpture titled "Fire Safety for Singapore - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow", located in front of the Civil Defence Heritage Gallery. This sculpture is proudly sponsored by the National Fire Prevention Council, in recognition of the firemen who risk their lives and go beyond the call...
  • Peranakan Museum, side gate : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the decorative wrought iron side gate of Peranakan Museum (formerly the Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows Peranakan Museum (formerly Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. The three-storey building has a façade featuring arches decorated with plaster mouldings. A low stone wall topped with metal railings can be seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a side view of Peranakan Museum (formerly Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. The three-storey building has a façade featuring arches decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows covered with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Museum, before Night Festival 2010 : night view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the National Museum, just before the start of the Night Festival, New World 2010 act. Six giant satellite dishes spring from the urban ground right in front the National Museum of Singapore. At the core of the satellite dishes, stroboscopic light flashes quietly, signalling activity. The...
  • Singapore Philatelic Museum : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the Singapore Philatelic Museum located at 23-B Coleman Street. The two-storey building features a slate roof, a façade decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Philatelic Museum : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the Singapore Philatelic Museum located at 23-B Coleman Street. The two-storey building features a slate roof, a façade decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows Peranakan Museum (formerly Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. The three-storey building has a façade featuring arches decorated with plaster mouldings. A low stone wall topped with metal railings can be seen at the entranceway to the museum. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Museum, 1972 : group photograph

    Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of students posing outside the National Museum of Singapore located at Stamford Road. The museum used to be known as the Raffles Library and Museum, when it was established in 1849. It had moved to different locations before being relocated to Stamford Road. The landmark building...
  • Asian Civilizations Museum : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is part of the exterior of the Asian Civilizations Museum. The unique dark green shade of the awnings contrasts with the cream beige coloured buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Civil Defence Heritage Gallery, entrance : close-up

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of the entrance to the Civil Defence Heritage Gallery, near the left side of Central Fire Station. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : close-up

    Streets and Places · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This is a close-up photo of the Peranakan Museum at Armenian Street. The building was gazetted as a national monument on 27 February 1998. it used to house the former Tao Nan School. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Central Fire Station, built in 1909 : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is Singapore's first emergency response building, constructed in 1909. It is Singapore's oldest fire station and now houses the Civil Defence Heritage Gallery. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Red Dot Traffic : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of an eye-catching building designed by F. Dorrington Ward. This conserved building was built in 1928 and was first used as a police barrack. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Museum, 1950s : night view

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a night view of the National Museum Singapore in the 1950s. It was built in 1887, and was closed in 2003 for redevelopment and officially opened to the public in December 2006. Photograph donated by Tan Que Seng and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by...
  • Asian Civilizations Museum : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph shows a visual post to allow visitors to know that they are at the Asian Civilisation Museum. It also displays posters of exhibitions that are on in the Museum. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fuk Tak Chi Museum entrance : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Heirwin M. Nasir
    This is a view of the entrance to the Fuk Tak Chi Museum, with its curved tiled roof with intricate colourful carvings of flora and fauna. Two red lanterns are suspended on either side of the doorway. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Old Tao Nan School and former Asian Civilisation Museum : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is the building of the former Tao Nan School, and later, the Asian Civilisation Museum at Armenian Street. It is currently undergoing renovation works to become a Peranakan Museum. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Asian Civilisations Museum : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph shows the Asian Civilisations Museum, formerly known as the Empress Place. It used to function as offices for various government departments. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Red Dot Traffic : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of the Red Dot Traffic which now functions as a hub for creative companies, and houses the Red Dot Design Award gallery. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Red Dot Traffic : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of Red dot traffic building and as its name suggests, the building is entirely painted in red and easily recognized. An elderly man, with a trolley loaded with paper cartoons for recycling, passes by. Title devised by Library staff.