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  • Kampung Lorong Buangkok [23]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the long backyard of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The house has zinc roofs and wooden louvered walls. An open shed covered by zinc roofs adjoins the house at the front. The flooring is paved with tiles in geometric patterns. On the right, a continuous row...
  • Pathway in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a long view of a gravel pathway in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The path leads to an arched canopy entrance of a house. On each side of the path is dense vegetation, which includes tall trees and tall palms. The trees hide the view of the house except...
  • Pathway in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a long pathway that runs between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. A section of the path is paved with cement and square tiles. Trees and shrubs lined the path on each side and the density of the vegetation hides the view of the...
  • Garden compound of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Arts · Personalities · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a lush landscaped garden outside a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The vegetation includes ferns, flowering plants and banana plants. Madam Sng Mui Hong who is the landlady of the village is standing in the garden with her back to the camera. A narrow pavement runs in...
  • Vehicular way outside Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a vehicular way along a canal next to Lorong Buangkok. It is wide and dotted with coarse stones. On the left is a dense and unkept vegetation while on the right is a green fence that barricades the canal. Across the canal is a neat row of...
  • Pathway in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photographs shows a sandy pathway that runs between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. A section of the path is paved with cement and square tiles. A tall palm tree with long fronds, banana and tapioca plans are part of the rich vegetation that grow around the houses. One of...
  • Paved path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a paved path underneath a canopy of trees in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Dense foliage from trees on each side of the path provides an effective shade. The path is also decorated with ferns and a small bench. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Temporary closure of non-essential businesses in Chinatown during circuit breaker period [3]

    Politics and Government · Organisations · Lim, Shao Bin
    Contributed by Lim Shao Bin, as part of the “Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore” collection community call. This photograph shows Chinese restaurant and shops along the five-foot way (public walkway) in Chinatown remained closed during the circuit breaker period. Description by Library staff. 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...
  • 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...
  • Marshall Road shophouses, five-foot-way : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph features a five-foot-way outside the shophouses on Marshall Road. Marshall Road is named after Municipal Commission chairman H.T. Marshall. Marshall Road is off East Coast Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Pavement outside Cuppage Road terrace houses : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken in 1967 shows the pavement outside a row of terrace houses along Cuppage Road. Prominent features of these houses include full-length French windows topped with architraves, as well as, dentilled cornices running along the top of the houses. Cuppage Road, located near Orchard, was named after Postmaster...
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  • Tanjong Katong Road, pathway : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the pathway in front of some terrace houses. These houses are situated on Tanjong Katong Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Koek Road five-foot-way, 1968 : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a five-foot-way arcade underneath a row of shophouses on Koek Road. The shophouses feature swinging doors (pintu pagar) and floors paved with tiles sporting what looks like floral motifs. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Tanjong Katong Road two-storey shophouses, 1968 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a row of shophouses along the corner of Tanjong Katong Road. Featured here are the five-foot way along the shophouse front, and casement windows on the second storey of these shophouses. Tanjong Katong is situated near the East Coast area. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Two-storey terrace houses : general view [4]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some two-storey terrace houses at an unknown location. A long walkway can be seen in front of the houses. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Koek Road five-foot-way, 1968 : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a five-foot-way arcade underneath a row of shophouses on Koek Road. The shophouses feature swinging doors (pintu pagar) and floors paved with tiles sporting what looks like floral motifs. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Marshall Road shophouses, five-foot-way : general view [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph features a five-foot-way outside the shophouses on Marshall Road. Marshall Road is named after Municipal Commission chairman H.T. Marshall. Marshall Road is off East Coast Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Ean Kiam Place shophouses, five-foot-way, 1967 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph features the five-foot-way outside the shophouses on Ean Kiam Place. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Marshall Road shophouses, five-foot-way : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph features a five-foot-way outside the shophouses on Marshall Road. Marshall Road is named after Municipal Commission chairman H.T. Marshall. Marshall Road is off East Coast Road. Title devised by Library staff
    Reproduction Available
  • Neil Road shophouses, five-foot-way : general view

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a five-foot-way running through some shophouses on Neil Road. Known in the past as Silat (or Selat or Salat) Road, Neil Road was renamed in 1858 after the Indian Mutiny hero, Brigadier-General James George Smith Neil. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Two-storey terrace houses : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some two-storey terrace houses at an unknown location. A long walkway can be seen in front of the houses. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Ean Kiam Place shophouses, pavement : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph features the pavement outside the shophouses on Ean Kiam Place. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Children posing for a photograph at Elizabeth Walk, 1965 : two people

    Geography and Travels · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This 1965 photograph shows two young children posing for a photograph at Elizabeth Walk. Behind them is a banner that reads 'Singapore Welcomes You', while around them people are walking about. Elizabeth Walk was opened in 1953 and later renamed Queen Elizabeth Walk. Photograph donated by Khoo Twon Yong and...