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  • Roof of a two-storey house, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the roof of a two-storey house. The house is surrounded by greenery. A building that looks like a stadium with spectator stands is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location unknown. Title devised...
  • BoBo Tan mansion, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a multi-level mansion that seemed to perch on a hill top. The signage "Bobo Tan Mansion" can be seen at the roof with its distinct Chinese architecture. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bukit Merah, Tiong Bahru, and River Valley. Exact location...
  • Food stalls at Havelock Road, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a few food stalls next to a field. Residential buildings are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses along a street, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. Motor vehicles are seen parked by the side of the street. A residential building with clothes hanging out to dry from the houses is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Blair...
  • Single-storey houses with compound, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows large single-storey houses with compound. The roof of the houses is visible in the foreground. One is covered with clay tiles and the other with zinc. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location is unknown. Title devised by...
  • Roof of a two-storey house, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the roof of a two-storey house. The house is surrounded by greenery. Partially visible behind the house and the trees is a road. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Partial view of a wooden house, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a partial view of two houses, with one of the houses is a large wooden house within a fenced perimeter and surrounded by large trees and plants. Exact location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • BoBo Tan mansion, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a multi-level mansion that seemed to perch on a hill top. The signage "Bobo Tan Mansion" can be seen at the roof with its distinct Chinese architecture. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bukit Merah, Tiong Bahru, and River Valley. Exact location...
  • Narrow back alley, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a crowded alley with some cars, motorcycles and a bicycle parked at the narrow alley located between two rows of buildings. A man is seen in the foreground and another man partially visible behind a car. Exact location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Single-storey houses with compound, circa 1966-1980 [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a large single-storey house within a fenced compound hidden behind large trees. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location is unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Back alley of residential houses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a back alley leading to a few residential houses. On the left are a few staggered two-storey houses with parked cars, while on the right, the alley passes through houses with high wall and fenced up perimeter. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Blair Road,...
  • Kelong, circa 1966-1980

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a kelong at an open sea. A kelong is an offshore platform built from wood and anchored using wooden stilts. It is used for fishing purposes. This kelong has a dwelling which allows the fishermen to stay sheltered. Exact location unknown. Title devised by...
  • Back alley of houses around Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a back alley that seemed to be under construction between two rows of houses. The alley is blocked with a few cement blocks with a no-entry and no dumping signage at the side. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rooftop of Hindu temple at Tank Road and its surrounding view, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a partial view of the rooftop of a Hindu temple, Sri Thendayuthapani Temple or Chettiar's Temple, at the bottom left of the photograph. The temple is located along Tank Road near River Valley. Roofs of the surrounding low buildings and HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats in...
  • Street vendors along a street, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows some street vendors along a street selling a variety of stuff from fruits, drinks and eggs to cooked food. There are a number of customers in the area. A block of residential building is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Blair...
  • Rooftop of Hindu temple at Tank Road and its surrounding view, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the rooftop of a Hindu temple, Sri Thendayuthapani Temple or Chettiar's Temple, along Tank Road. United Engineers Limited building along River Valley Road, is partially visible on the top left. Roofs of the surrounding low buildings and HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats in...
  • Rooftop of Hindu temple at Tank Road and its surrounding view, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a partial view of the rooftop of a Hindu temple, Sri Thendayuthapani Temple or Chettiar's Temple, at the bottom left of the photograph. The temple is located along Tank Road near River Valley. Roofs of the surrounding low buildings and HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats in...
  • Chinese temple around Havelock Road vicinity, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a small excavator near an almost demolished structure and a Chinese temple partially visible on the right. Earthworks have been carried out in the area and a "PWD" signboard is barely visible behind some trees further beyond. Blocks of high-rise residential building are seen in the background....
  • Single-storey houses with compound, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a large single-storey house within a fenced compound hidden behind large trees across the road. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location is unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Old warehouse at Havelock Road, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of a single-storey old warehouse. In front of the building, the ground has been cleared and the earth exposed. A building under construction is on the left and blocks of residential buildings on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree growing out from a house backyard around Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an overgrown tree in the backyard of a house with the branches jutting out of the house perimeter. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Single-storey houses with compound, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows large single-storey houses with compound. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road. Exact location is unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • BoBo Tan mansion, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a multi-level mansion that seemed to perch on a hill top. The signage "Bobo Tan Mansion" can be seen at the roof with its distinct Chinese architecture. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bukit Merah, Tiong Bahru, and River Valley. Exact location...