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  • Henderson Road, painting works : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a view of the parking lot from the HDB (Housing and Development Board) apartment block at 95 Henderson Road. The apartment block is undergoing re-painting and the vehicles at the parking lot are covered with plastic sheets. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Henderson Road, painting works : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows cars and motorcycles at a parking lot that are covered with plastic sheets. This is to protect the vehicles from painting works which are being carried out on a nearby HDB (Housing and Development Board) apartment block at Henderson Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mountbatten Road : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows Mountbatten Road with plants by the side of the road. Several vehicles can also be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • North Bridge Road : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1980 photograph shows North Bridge Road with shophouses on both side of the road. Vehicles are seen parked along the side of the road. North Bridge Road is one of the earliest and longest roads in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mobile Children's Library van, 1962 : general view

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a black-and-white photograph of the Mobile Children's Library vehicle parked in the compound of Bukit Batok Primary School, 8th Milestone Jurong Road. School children can be seen queuing up to go into the van. It was taken in 1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mobile Library Services van, bookshelves : side view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a black-and-white photograph showing a side view of bookshelves inside the library mobile vehicle. A library staff can be seen shelving books back onto the shelves. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Man posing in front of cigarette van, early 1960s : full-length portrait

    Transportation · Economy
    This 1960s photograph shows a man standing next to a parked cigarette van with white roof, owned by Pall Mall Export, in a car park. Singapore’s ban on tobacco advertising, meant to discourage smoking, came into effect on 1 January 1990. The prohibition of advertisements which mention or depict the...
  • Mobile Library Services van : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a black-and-white photograph of the interior of the mobile library vehicle showing shelves of books and a bench. Title devised by Library staff.
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street, with vehicular traffic going in both directions. It also shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the China Building features a distinctive roof. A row of two-storey...
  • Mobile Children's Library van : general view

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Singapore. National Library Board
    This is a black-and-white photograph of the Mobile Children's Library vehicle parked in the compound of a primary school. School children can be seen queuing up to go into the van. Title devised by Library staff.
  • China Street, from Pekin Street, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows China Street, from Pekin Street corner (with Nankin Street on the right). It shows a street with shophouses lining both its sides. Many vehicles, including cars, a taxi and a pick-up truck are parked by the roadside. A low-rise building and the side view of a...
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  • Tessensohn Road, towards Rangoon Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a photograph depicting Tessensohn Road, towards Rangoon Road. It shows a view of a road with a Muslim cemetery on the left, hidden by dense foliage. A line of vehicles can be seen parked along the roadside, by the cemetery side. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Moulmein Circus, towards Middleton Hospital : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Moulmein Circus, towards Middleton Hospital. It shows a view of a tree-lined street with vehicular traffic. A low-rise building can be seen in the background. Moulmein Circus is no longer found in the current street directory. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Tessensohn Road no. 65 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing shophouse no. 65 Tessensohn Road. The two-storey shophouse features a covered porch on the ground floor, with a doorway and windows fixed with security bars. There is a stone wall at the front of the house near to which is a tree and several...
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  • Tessensohn Road, towards Balestier Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a photograph depicting Tessensohn Road, towards Balestier Road. It shows a view of a road with a Muslim cemetery on the right, hidden by dense foliage. A line of vehicles can be seen parked along the roadside, by the cemetery side. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Upper Weld Road, from Clive Street, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Upper Weld Road, from Clive Street to Kampong Kapor Road junction. It shows a view of a street with shophouses and commercial buildings along both sides. Many heavy-duty vehicles can be seen parked by the side of the road. Upper Weld Road is named after Straits...
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  • Lorong 25 Geylang, towards Sims Avenue : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Lorong 25 Geylang, towards Sims Avenue. It shows a view of shophouses and parked vehicles along one side of the road. The building is supported by Corinthian columns and pilasters, with French windows with timber louvers on the upper storey. There is a five-foot-way formed by...
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  • Circular Road, with Canton Street on the right : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Circular Road, with its intersection at Canton Street on the right of the image. Rows of shophouses line both sides of the street. Several parked vehicles including vans and cars, can be seen on either side of the road. The Expressionist style shophouse designed by Ho...
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  • Circular Road, with Canton Street on the right : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Circular Road, with its intersection at Canton Street on the right of the image. Rows of shophouses line both sides of the street. Several parked vehicles including vans and cars, can be seen on either side of the road. The Expressionist style shophouse designed by Ho...
    Reproduction Available
  • Circular Road, from North Canal Road corner, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Circular Road, from North Canal Road corner. Rows of shophouses line both sides of the street. Several parked vehicles including vans and cars, can be seen on either side of the road. To the left of the picture, is a fire hydrant located in front of...
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  • Upper Dickson Road, from Clive Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Upper Dickson Road, from Clive Street junction. It shows a view of a street with two-storey shophouses along both sides. A line of parked vehicles can be seen along the left side of the road. Upper Dickson Road is named after Colonial Secretary Sir John Frederick...
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  • Circular Road, 1982 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Circular Road, near its intersection with Lorong Telok. Rows of shophouses line both sides of the street. Several parked vehicles including vans and cars, can be seen on either side of the road. Two Art Deco style shophouses with geometric and symmetrical features are also seen...
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  • Upper Dickson Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Upper Dickson Road, from Serangoon Road towards Clive Street. It shows a view of a street with two-storey shophouses and parked vehicles along the right side, and a street light and a fire hydrant on the left. Upper Dickson Road is named after Colonial Secretary Sir...
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  • Foch Road, from near Lavender Street end : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Foch Road, from near Lavender Street end. It shows a view of two-storey shophouses along the street. A row of parked vehicles can be seen in front of these shophouses. Foch Road is named after First World War general Ferdinand Foch. Title devised by Library staff.
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