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  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [19]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows an elderly Chinese gentleman inspecting a book in a mobile library bus. He is accompanied by a few gentlemen. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows an elderly Chinese gentleman cutting a ribbon in a ceremony. A girl holding a tray is beside him. Surrounding them are a few children and adults. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Relaunch of Sub's Square : Elderly man and girl

    Events · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows a girl and an elderly man, during the relaunch of Sub's Square in 1995 at the Substation. The girl is wearing a blue t-shirt with her hair tied up, and the man is wearing a white shirt and glasses. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
  • Chinatown shophouses, 1970 : general view

    Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This is a photograph of three shophouses in Chinatown, taken in December 1970. The shophouse in the middle bears the sign in Chinese and in English, "裕成有限公司" and “Joo Seng Co. Ltd” on its tiled façade. An elderly man can be seen standing by the window on the second floor...
  • Group of attentive people watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of people sitting by a small drain. They are watching Chinese street opera (wayang). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Moment of serenity : general view

    Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph depicts a momentary serenity. An elderly man sits on a bench by the Singapore river, lost in his own thoughts. Bumboats are cruising along the river, passing by the shophouses and high rise buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Grandpa and his chicken, 1950 : half-length portrait

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    Shown in this photograph is an elderly man carrying a chicken in his arms. In the old kampong days, poultry were often reared as a source of eggs and meat. Donated by Tan Molly, at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 悟非道兄惠存 : 团体照

    Organisations · Thau Yong Amateur Musical Association Collection
    这是陶融儒乐社照片, 照片描绘五位年长男士. These are photographs from the Thau Yong Collection. It is a photograph of five elderly men.