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  • Arab street at corner of North Bridge Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Arab Street, at the corner of North Bridge Road. A push-cart selling drinks has been set up on the road. Shophouses can be seen on the side of the Road. Arab Street is located within Kampong Glam. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Arab street at corner of North Bridge Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Arab Street, at the corner of North Bridge Road. Shophouses can be seen by the side of the road. Arab Street is located in Kampong Glam. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Clive Street, 1992 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows rows of different types of shophouses along Clive Street, at the junction of Upper Weld Road from Upper Dickson Road. Clive Street was named after General Robert Clive. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • South Bridge Road buildings : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the shophouse buildings directly opposite Pagoda Street and Sri Mariammam Temple, at South Bridge Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pekin Street, towards Telok Ayer Street : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows three-storey shophouses along Pekin Street, towards Telok Ayer Street. In the background can be seen a partial view of several high-rise buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road no. 12C : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a bungalow at no. 12C Amber Road with a tree-lined, sandy driveway leading up to it. In the background stands a partially visible apartment block. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • 25. Masonic Lodge in the 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Organisations · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1890 and 1899 from G.R. Lambert & Co., shows a view of Masonic Lodge, at 23A Coleman Street. Designed by Donald McLeod Craik, this two-storey building was built in 1879. For many years, the locals called the building rumah hantu, meaning "haunted house" in Malay, as...
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  • Geylang Road building, at corner of Lorong 9 Geylang : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a three-storey shophouse building along Geylang Road, at the corner of Lorong 9 Geylang. The shophouse has a five-foot-way running along its front. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Meyer Road no. 30 and 30A : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows a general view of houses no. 30 and 30A on Meyer Road. The houses stand by the roadside, and high-rise buildings can be seen behind them. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Fifth Avenue no. 19 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a bungalow at no. 19 on Fifth Avenue. The gated house has a staircase leading up to the porch. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Keong Saik Road building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Keong Saik Road, with a building dated 1939. Keong Saik Road was named after Tan Keong Saik, who co-founded the Straits Steamship Company with Tan Jiak Kim and Lee Cheng Yan, and owned many houses in Keong Saik Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nankin Street no. 1 - 3 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts houses no. 1 - 3 Nankin Street. The early shophouses feature French windows with timber shutters. In the background can be seen a high-rise building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • River Valley Road, towards Killiney Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting River Valley Road, from near opposite of St. Thomas Walk, towards Killiney Road on the left. As its name describes, River Valley Road winds its way up the northern side of the valley formed by the Singapore River. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bethesda (Katong) Church, 1935 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph showing Bethesda (Katong) Church, 1935, at Pennefather Road. Pennefather Road, named after Inspector-General of Police, Colonel Pennefather (1895 - 1905), is near Dunman Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows Amber Road (towards Chinese Swimming Club from the bend of the road), with a view of low-rise buildings. Amber Road is named after Amber Elias, a well-known property owner in the area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Singapore River, from Havelock Road, 1982 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Havelock Road, with a view of the Singapore River, from the rear of the godowns. Havelock Road was named after General Sir Henry Havelock (1795 - 1857), a hero of the Indian Mutiny who fought in the Afghan and Sikh wars. Title devised by...
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  • Lorong Kembang : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows Lorong Kembang, at the junction of Jalan Kemboja. Two-storey houses can be seen to the left and at the far end of the photograph. Title devised by library staff.
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  • Holland Village, at Holland Avenue : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts commercial buildings at Holland Village at Holland Avenue. Holland Village was once an exclusive European expatriate centre for the rich, particularly during the British military presence. Today, the village with public and private housing estates and its distinctive 'Enterolobium Saman', tall large shady raintrees with monkey...
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  • Armenian Street, towards Stamford Road : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Armenian Street, from the corner of Loke Yew Street, towards Stamford Road. Armenian Street was named after the Armenian Church, a national monument dated 1835 and the oldest church in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Binjai Park road : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a three-storey building along Binjai Park Road, with views opposite Jalan Jambu Ayer and Jalan Jambu Batu. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Street scene with cinema billboards, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows a street scene near Orchard Circus, with a billboard advertisement for "Watts & Bakes Ltd: Sanitary Engineers & Plumbers". There is also a cinema billboard on the right side of the photograph. Orchard Circus is a traffic island roundabout, which fronted the Government House (now the...
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  • Finlayson Green. 369, in the 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co., taken between 1890 and 1899, shows a view of Finlayson Green. Finlayson Green was a triangular oasis of flowers and trees, designed for visual appeal among the buildings, housing, shipping and insurance offices. It was bounded by Collyer Quay, Raffles Quay and a...
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  • Binjai Park road : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a three-storey building along Binjai Park Road, with views opposite Jalan Jambu Ayer and Jalan Jambu Batu. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Canal along Stamford Road, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a view of the canal along Stamford Road, with Raffles Girls' School on the right. Stamford Road was named after Sir Stamford Raffles, founder of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
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