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  • Boats in Singapore Harbour, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a group bumboats and sampan mooring at the Singapore Harbour, taken between 1974 and 1976. The Singapore skyline is visible behind the seawall. A towering building under construction can be seen in the background and the War Memorial on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Skyscrapers dominate the view, with one towering building seen to be under construction. It also shows the harbour, with roofs of the godowns visible in the foreground. Title devised by...
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Financial skyscrapers dominate the view, and two towering buildings are seen to be under construction. A boat is cruising towards the shoreline and harbour where a vessel has docked. The...
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Financial skyscrapers dominate the view, which includes the DBS Building and the UOB Plaza, while few other towering buildings are under construction. It also shows the harbour with the godowns...
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Financial skyscrapers dominate the view . It also shows the harbour, with the godowns visible in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Shenton Way from Development Bank of Singapore building, circa 1973

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of Shenton Way taken from the the DBS Building, with office skyscrapers lining both sides of the roads and the busy street below. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [4 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, capturing the compact layout of buildings, with low-rise buildings mostly seen in the lower half of the photograph, and taller buildings, skyscrapers and hills shown towards the...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [3 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, capturing tall buildings and skyscrapers that intersperse with shophouses, the skyline, hills and pockets of greenery. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [5 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, capturing the compact layout of buildings, with mostly low-rise buildings in the centre and taller buildings and skyscrapers on the top left of the photograph. The skyline...
  • International Plaza : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows International Plaza, located at no. 10 Anson Road. The 50-storey International Plaza was completed in 1976. It is a pioneer of integrating multiple operations into a single mixed-use development. The lower part of the building has a curved design, with an entrance to Tanjong Pagar MRT...
  • Shenton Way no. 8 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows no. 8 Shenton Way, a 52-storey office building. The building is the tallest cylindrical building in the world and the seventh tallest skyscraper in Singapore. Near this building there is another cylindrical skyscraper. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capital Tower : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Capital Tower, located at no. 168 Robinson Road. This picture is taken from across a cross junction. At the bottom of the building there is a sculpture, and across the road there are other high-rise office buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capital Tower : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Capital Tower located at no. 168 Robinson Road. The building is 254 metres tall and is the fourth tallest skyscraper in Singapore. There are cars at the drop off point at the entrance of the building, and other high-rise office buildings in its vicinity. Title devised...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, Overseas Union Bank (OUB) and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. A construction crane is visible at the top of the OUB Centre tower. The foreground of the photograph depicts the Clifford Pier...
  • Singapore skyline, 1980s : night view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a section of the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline with fireworks over the Singapore River. The Elgin Bridge can been seen at the foreground. Prominent landmarks such as OCBC Centre and UOB Plaza can be seen at the background. A photographic multiple exposure was utilised in...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, OUB Centre and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. The Clifford Pier can been seen at the left side of the photograph. The centre of the photograph shows the Fullerton Hotel. Title devised...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : panoramic view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, OUB Centre and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. The foreground of the photograph depicts the Clifford Pier and Fullerton Hotel. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, OUB Centre and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. The Clifford Pier can been seen at the left side of the photograph. The centre of the photograph shows the Fullerton Hotel. Title devised...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, Overseas Union Bank (OUB) and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. A construction crane is visible at the top of the OUB Centre tower. The foreground of the photograph depicts the Clifford Pier...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, OUB Centre and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. The Clifford Pier can been seen at the left side of the photograph. The centre of the photograph shows the Fullerton Hotel. Title devised...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, OUB Centre and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. The Clifford Pier can been seen at the left side of the photograph. The centre of the photograph shows the Fullerton Hotel. Title devised...
  • Singapore's financial skyscrapers along Singapore River1 : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Singapore's skyline and financial skyscrapers at Raffles Place reflected in the Singapore River. From left to right are Standard Chartered Bank building (renamed as 6 Battery Road), Singapore Land Tower (SingLand Tower), UOB Building (renamed as UOB Plaza Tower 2), OUB Centre, OCBC Centre and SingTel's Pickering...
  • Singapore skyline, 1970s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Singapore skyline in the late 1970s as seen from reclaimed land which is now known as Marina South. Commercial buildings like the former Asia Insurance Building, the CPF Building and the OCBC Centre, as well as the former General Post Office building can be seen as...
  • Singapore skyline, 1986 : panoramic view [2]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the skyscrapers such as HSBC Bank Building, OUB Centre and OCBC Centre that define the Singapore Central Business District (CBD) skyline in 1986. The Clifford Pier can been seen at the left side of the photograph. The centre of the photograph shows the Fullerton Hotel. Title devised...