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  • Maritime Building : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows Maritime Building. Featured are arches, Doric-styled columns and a short tower. Maritime Building was demolished and replaced with Tung Centre. Beside it was the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank, now rebuilt into the HSBC Building. The Fullerton Building can be seen in the background. The buildings are...
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  • Maritime Building : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows Maritime Building. Featured are arches, Doric-styled columns and a short tower. Maritime Building was demolished and replaced with Tung Centre. Beside it was the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank, now rebuilt into the HSBC Building. The Fullerton Building can be seen in the background. The buildings are...
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  • 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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  • Clementi Road shop : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph depicting Clementi Road, with a single-storey building at the junction of Pasir Panjang Road and West Coast Road. Clementi Road was named after Sir Cecil Clementi, who was the Governor of the Straits Settlements. 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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  • 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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  • China Street no. 26 and 25 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows houses 26 - 25 on China Street. The taller shophouse building features French windows with balconies and grilled vents as well as an additional protruding balcony at the rooftop. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nankin Street no. 26 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows house no. 26 Nankin Street. The early three-storey shophouses feature French windows with louvred and panelled timber shutters on its upper levels. 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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  • South Bridge Road buildings : exterior [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the building directly opposite Mosque Street, at South Bridge Road. The three-storey shophouse building features French windows with a semi-circular fanlight above the centre window. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jalan Sultan, towards Rochor Canal : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Jalan Sultan, towards Victoria Street and Rochor Canal. It shows a view of a street with shophouses on the left, and high-rise buildings on the right. Sultan Mosque is visible on the left, just beyond the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • St. Gregory's Place no. 5 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts house 5, at St. Gregory's Place. The double-storey shophouse features French windows with louvred timber shutters and arcaded five-footway. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pekin Street, from China Street : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows different styles of shophouses along Pekin Street, from China Street. In the background can be seen a partial view of several high-rise buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pekin Street no. 26 and 27 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows houses 26 - 27, at Pekin Street. The early double-storey shophouses feature simple casement windows on its upper level. Pekin Street was once known as Clothing Box Street on account of its large number of furniture makers. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Clementi Road shop : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph depicting Clementi Road, with a single-storey building at the junction of Pasir Panjang Road and West Coast Road. Clementi Road was named after Sir Cecil Clementi, who was the Governor of the Straits Settlements. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • River Valley Road, towards Mohamed Sultan Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting River Valley Road, towards Mohamed Sultan Road with shophouses, 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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  • Grange Hotel, 1904 : exterior [4]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph, showing the old Grange Hotel, dated 1904, on Stamford Road. The hotel is not found in the present day street directory. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jiak Chuan Road building, at Keong Saik Road : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph depicting a 3-storey shophouse building on Jiak Chuan Road, from Keong Saik Road. The roads mentioned are in the Kreta Ayer area. Jiak Chuan Road was named after Tan Jiak Chuan, who devoted his life to Kim Seng & Co, planting and mining.
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  • South Bridge Road buildings : general view [2]

    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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  • Shops along Upper Bukit Timah Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows old single-storey shops on the service road between Lorong Asas and Chua Eng Say Road, along the Upper Bukit Timah Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street building column : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a column of a building at Telok Ayer Street, opposite Boon Tat Street. Title devised by Library staff.
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