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  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [115]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It shows a small plot of land surrounded by an old five-storey building and a block of flats on one side in the background and two perpendicular roads in the foreground. Trees are seen. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pink artificial cherry blossom trees : night view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a young couple standing beneath an artificial cherry blossom tree, just off Eu Tong Seng Street. The cherry blossom trees that line the road are part of the Chinese New Year street decorations. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised...
  • Pearl's Hill City Park signage : general view [1]

    Arts · Nature and Environment · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signboard with information on the angsana tree at Pearl's Hill City Park. The angsana tree is considered as a heritage tree. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree at Ubi Avenue 1 : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a tree with yellow flowers, at Ubi Avenue 1. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Shaw Movie Studio : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the former Shaw Movie Studio located at no. 8 Jalan Ampas. The picture shows a partial view of the single-storey and two-storey buildings at the former studio. The picture depicts 2 two-storey buildings, with a row of trees in the centre. Some of the trees have...
  • Bedok Bus Interchange : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows Bedok Bus Interchange taken from New Upper Changi Road. It shows a view of a large tree behind which can be seen the interchange with a row of buses. Further in the distance are the apartment blocks located near Bedok Bus Interchange. Title devised by Library...
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [4]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing greenery in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing trees in front of low buildings. These are in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Redhill Road, trees : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a row of trees, within the compound of the Employment and Employability Institute (e2i), at 141 Redhill Road. E2i is an initiative of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Upper Serangoon Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a tree-lined Upper Serangoon Road. A bus stop and some buildings can be seen by the side of the road on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Upper Serangoon Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows Upper Serangoon Road, lined with traditional wooden houses and coconut trees on both sides. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Jalan Eunos : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some houses nestled among coconut trees and other wild plants. The photographer's notes indicate that this area has been cleared to build Jalan Eunos, which exists today. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hakka cemetery at Holland Road, 1956 or 1957 : group photograph

    Arts · Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture
    An elderly man is shown posing with two boys at a Hakka cemetery at Holland Road. There are trees and vegetation in the background. Photograph donated by Chan Ser Poon, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_144. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree with autumn-coloured leaves : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this photograph is a tree with autumn-coloured leaves and a lady sweeping the fallen leaves that are on the ground. There is a monsoon drain on the right side of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rain trees : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph shows a row of yellow rain trees planted in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Benches are placed under the trees for visitors. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree bark : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures the interesting textured bark of a tree trunk in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayside trees : general view

    Nature and Environment · Percy Hill Collection
    Captured in this photograph are trees with spreading branches growing wild along a stretch of unpaved road at a corner of a pond. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rubber trees : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Percy Hill Collection
    This photonegative shows a rubber plantation with the focus on the trunks of rubber trees which have been tapped for latex. One gives a close view of the skilful, even cuts made in the bark to make the latex flow. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yellow Saraca tree : close-up [2]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of a Yellow Saraca tree, an unusal name for a giant red coloured legume pod found in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The photograph shows a close-up of the red pods that grow directly from the trunk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Malay boy in front of some palm trees : front view

    Heritage and Culture · Nature and Environment · Percy Hill Collection
    This is a photograph taken of a Malay boy clad in a sarong, posing in front of a tall palm tree. In the background, another palm tree together with some other trees, are seen growing on a grassy slope. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yellow Saraca tree : close-up [1]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of a Yellow Saraca tree. An unusual name for a giant red coloured legume pod found in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The pod grows directly from the trunk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree with autumn-coloured leaves : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this photograph is a tree with yellowish brown leaves. In the background is a monsoon drain and some shophouses. This may be a scene from everyday life in the heartlands. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rain trees : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph are raintrees, beside a path that leads to the Lim Bo Seng Memorial. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Canonball tree : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of Couroupita guianensis tree whose family name is Cannonball Tree. It originates from tropical America. This photo was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.