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  • Views of Kampong Tanglin Ellis area, circa 1969 [8 of 11]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an external view of a grassy compound with thick wood fences bordering the unique roof structure on the left. The Ming Court Hotel is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View from Jalan Jati, Thomson Road

    Streets and Places · Kemp, Jack
    This photograph shows the exterior side view of a few partially hidden two-storey houses and their zinc roofs behind some trees as seen from Jalan Jati, Thomson Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill damaged by fire, 1962 [6]

    Economy · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken on 25 October 1962 this photograph shows the interior of the sawmill factory after a fire. Structural beams and the roof are...
  • Roofing works at construction site of Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill factory at No. 516 Balestier Road [2]

    Economy · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken between 23 and 24 January 1954 this photograph shows roofing works being done at the construction site of the sawmill factory at...
  • Roofing works at construction site of Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill factory at No. 516 Balestier Road [1]

    Economy · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken between 23 and 24 January 1954 this photograph shows roofing works being done at the construction site of the sawmill factory at...
  • Interior night view of Jewel at Changi Airport during circuit breaker period [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Politics and Government · Regina Chan
    "These photos were taken during circuit breaker period in May and June 2020. It shows an empty Changi Airport terminal 3, empty Jewel (in the night and day). Description/Story: From April to June 2020, the Singapore government imposed the circuit breaker in order to stop the covid 19 virus from...
  • Interior night view of Jewel at Changi Airport during circuit breaker period [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Politics and Government · Regina Chan
    "These photos were taken during circuit breaker period in May and June 2020. It shows an empty Changi Airport terminal 3, empty Jewel (in the night and day). Description/Story: From April to June 2020, the Singapore government imposed the circuit breaker in order to stop the covid 19 virus from...
  • Interior view of Jewel at Changi Airport during circuit breaker period [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Politics and Government · Regina Chan
    "These photos were taken during circuit breaker period in May and June 2020. It shows an empty Changi Airport terminal 3, empty Jewel (in the night and day). Description/Story: From April to June 2020, the Singapore government imposed the circuit breaker in order to stop the covid 19 virus from...
  • Interior view of Jewel at Changi Airport during circuit breaker period [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Politics and Government · Regina Chan
    "These photos were taken during circuit breaker period in May and June 2020. It shows an empty Changi Airport terminal 3, empty Jewel (in the night and day). Description/Story: From April to June 2020, the Singapore government imposed the circuit breaker in order to stop the covid 19 virus from...
  • View from a rooftop, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view from a rooftop. In the background, shophouses and blocks of HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats are visible. Location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Single-storey houses with compound, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows large single-storey houses with compound. The roof of the houses is visible in the foreground. One is covered with clay tiles and the other with zinc. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location is unknown. Title devised by...
  • City scene from River Valley with a partial view of National Theatre and Van Kleef Aquarium, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a landscape view of buildings with shophouses in the centre of the photograph and a few buildings that are under construction in the background. On the left of the photograph, at the slope of Fort Canning, the unique five-pointed facade of the former National Theater and Van...
  • Unique side roof of a shophouse, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a unique small zinc roof that juts out from the side of a shophouse. Some sort of decorations on short thin poles are tied to metal hooks and hang from the roof. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of North Bridge Road and Hill Street. Exact location...
  • Partial view of a roof, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a partial view of a roof with an outward opening window. Tall trees can be seen around the building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House of Tan Yeok Nee, roof : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the intricate roof details on the house formerly belonging to Tan Yeok Nee. The building was gazetted as a National Monument on 29th November 1974. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, ceiling details : reverse plan view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a view of the ceiling of the Church of Our Lady Lourdes taken from the ground. It shows details of the ceiling design, with its stained glass panels, and hanging chandeliers. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Thian Hock Keng Temple, roof : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a side elevation of the roof details, at Thian Hock Keng Temple. The temple is located at Telok Ayer Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chwee Hean Keng Temple : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the rooftop of Chwee Hean Keng Temple (水显宫) at 10A Zion Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Thian Hock Keng Temple, roof : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the roof details of the middle hall, located at Thian Hock Keng Temple. The temple is located at Telok Ayer Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bukit Merah View HDB flats, block 121 : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the rooftop of a HDB (Housing and Development Board) block that is located at 121 Bukit Merah View. There are also other blocks of flats in the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Giok Hong Tian Temple, roof detailing : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the roof detailing of Giok Hong Tian (玉皇殿) Temple, located at 495 Havelock Road. Built in 1887, the temple is dedicated to the Jade Emperor (玉皇), the Supreme Deity of Taoism. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rose Lane house, roof : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the roof of a bungalow, with fretwork along the eaves. The roof is ornamented with a roof spire and decorative patterns along the roof frame. Overlapping V-profile clay tiles cover this roof. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Terrace house, 1969 : close-up [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a close-up view of green glazed bamboo-shaped roof tiling, found on a typical terrace house. A panel of Fujian jian nian (cut and paste) style ceramic mosaic can be seen. The terrace house is located at Amoy Street, within the Chinatown district. Title devised by Library...
    Reproduction Available
  • Rose Lane house, roof : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the roof of a bungalow, with fretwork along the eaves. The roof is ornamented with a roof spire and decorative patterns along the roof frame. Overlapping V-profile clay tiles cover this roof. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available