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  • Loke Yew Street, towards Armenian Street, 1982 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Loke Yew Street, towards Armenian Street. A row of 4-storey Art Deco shophouses with plaster ornamentation, geometrically shaped decorative elements and ornately carved capitals can be seen on the right. Former Tao Nan School can be partially seen at the end of the street, in the...
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  • Geylang Lorong 21 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Geylang Lorong 21, from Sims Avenue towards Geylang Road. Cars can be seen parked along the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang Road, at Lavender Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows Kallang Road. Movie posters can be seen displayed at the side of the streets.Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Race Course Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows Race Course Road (from Rangoon Road corner towards City). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Killiney Road, with Dublin Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows Killiney Road, at the corner of Dublin Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Ross Avenue : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1994 photograph shows Ross Avenue, from University Road. Ross Avenue is named after Sir Ronald Ross, a Nobel Prize winner for his work on malaria. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • River Valley Road terraced houses : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows a row of single-storey terraced houses, at River Valley Road (between Kay Poh Road and Hoot Kiam Road). Pictured in the background are high-rise apartment blocks. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bukit Timah Road, towards Maple Avenue : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows Bukit Timah Road, towards Maple Avenue junction. Bukit Timah Road means "tin hill" in Malay. The road was built in 1845 and is considered to be the longest road in Singapore (measuring 25km is distance). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jalan Pisang : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows Jalan Pisang (towards North Bridge Road). Pisang is the Malay word for banana. On the right are old two-storey shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Ross Avenue : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1994 photograph shows Ross Avenue, from University Road. Ross Avenue is named after Sir Ronald Ross, a Nobel Prize winner for his work on malaria. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Ross Avenue : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1994 photograph shows Ross Avenue, from University Road. Ross Avenue is named after Sir Ronald Ross, a Nobel Prize winner for his work on malaria. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street, at Cheang Hong Lim Street : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows Telok Ayer Street at the intersection of Cheang Hong Lim Street . Seen on the right are some two-storey and three-storey shophouses. Title devised by Library staff
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  • Lavender Street no. 145 - 163 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts houses at no. 145 - 163 Lavender Street. Officially named in 1858 by residents of the street, Lavender Street connects the junction of Balestier Road and Serangoon Road to the junction of Kallang Road and Crawford Street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Moonstone Lane, towards Opal Crescent : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1983 photograph depicting Moonstone Lane, from the end of Moonstone Lane (towards Opal Crescent and Serangoon Road). Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lowland Road, towards Kovan Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows Lowland Road, taken from a T-junction, facing towards Kovan Road. There is a row of double-storey houses along the right side of the road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Geylang Road : exterior

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a row of three-storey shop houses on Geylang Road. It is taken from Geylang Lorong 27 at Geylang Lorong 24A corner. The main Geylang Road is flanked by lanes known as lorongs in Malay. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Serangoon Road, at Balestier Road junction : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Serangoon Road, at Balestier Road junction. Serangoon Road is a major thoroughfare, cutting through Little India, serving as the centre of commercial, cultural and religious activities for both the local and foreign Indian community in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • South Bridge Road, towards Tanjong Pagar Road : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows South Bridge Road, from Cross Street (towards Tanjong Pagar Road). South Bridge Road, a major road of Chinatown, was known in the early 1820s by this name even before a proper road was constructed. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jalan Kubor, from North Bridge Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows Jalan Kubor, viewed from North Bridge Road. There are shop houses on both sides of the road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Serangoon Road, at Balestier Road junction : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Serangoon Road, at the Balestier Road junction. There is a taxi in the foreground. Serangoon Road is a major thoroughfare, cutting through Little India, serving as the centre of commercial, cultural and religious activities for both the local and foreign Indian community in Singapore. Title devised...
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  • Kovan Road, towards Flower Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows Kovan Road, from Lowland Road junction. There are old houses with broken wooden fences on both sides of the road. Title devised by Library staff.
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