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  • Street scene along Bras Basah, Middle Road and Beach Road vicinity, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with two-storeyed shophouses along the side. Trishaws, bicycles, push cart and car are seen parked along the side of the street in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street food vendors around North Bridge Road and Hill Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two street food stalls in front of a shophouse "Teo Soon Seng Pork Seller". Strips of meat hung on hooks and pieces of meat on the chopping board can be seen at the meat shop. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses around Chinatown with a view of DBS Tower and CPF Building, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a partial view of shophouses around Chinatown. Clothes hanging on a bamboo pole can be seen on the upper level of the shophouse. DBS Tower (left) and CPF (Central Provident Fund) Building (right) which is still under construction are visible in the background. The photograph was taken...
  • Exterior of a shophouse around Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse around Amoy Street with the brickworks exposed. Weeds and creepers have also climbed the pipe on the adjoining wall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woman food-street vendor in front of shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a woman street-food vendor cycling past a row of shophouses. There are vehicles parked in front of the shophouses that housed businesses such as "Fook Hin Engineering Co" and "K. V. V. Kutty & Co. Electro-plating works". Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street vendors along a street, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows some street vendors along a street selling a variety of stuff from drinks and eggs to cooked food. There are a number of customers in the area. An Indian shopowner is sitting by the sidewalk beside his shop in the background. Further up the street to the...
  • Shophouses around Chinatown with a view of International Plaza, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides around Chinatown. The street seems to lead towards the 51-storey International Plaza. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Trengganu Street,...
  • A row of shophouses at Havelock Road, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a row of two-storey shophouses. A few unit numbers are visible, starting from (the left), 465, 467 and 471, which belongs to "Yong Huat Dentist". The building seemed rather dilapidated with peeling paints and chipped walls. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at corner of Trengganu Street and Temple Street, 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a view of the three-storey shophouses at the corner of Tringganu Street (right) and Temple Street (left). Street vendors and trishaws can be seen in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Three-storey shophouses along river bank, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a row of three-storey shophouses along Singapore River. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. A block of Housing Development Board flats is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of North Bridge Road and...
  • Shophouses at Balestier Road, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a two-storey shophouse. The corner shophouse on the left is a Chinese restaurant "Luan Fung Juan Restaurant" and has decorative plaster mouldings on the façade of its roof. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street, 1977 [3]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street. Date of creation is estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street vendors by the side of the road, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows street vendors in front of a row of shophouses. On the right, individually wrapped items are on display followed by bales of fabrics and household items. Further down the street, there are food vendors with seats for customers to take their meals. A small boy can be...
  • Back alley of shophouses at Garden Street, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a back alley between two rows of shophouses at Garden Street, along Beach Road. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View from a rooftop, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view from a rooftop. In the background, shophouses and blocks of HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats are visible. Location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A Chinese food shop "Chin Hoe Co" at Telok Ayer Street, circa 1966-1980

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a Chinese food shop "Chin Hoe Co" located at one of the shophouses at Telok Ayer Street. The chef is seen preparing food at his food stall while his customers are waiting. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses along Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. Motor vehicles lined the sides of the street. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses around Chinatown, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. On the left is a stall selling drinks. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. People are also seen walking along the street. The photograph was taken in the...
  • Middle Road shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a few shophouses along Middle Road. The signboard of ‘Middle Road Signcrafts' at unit number 220 and ‘Wong Meng Signcraft' are visible outside the shops. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses along a road, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a row of shophouses along a road housing various businesses such as "Jee Chin Wee Restaurant" and "Koeng Guan" (right). Street stalls lined in front of the shophouses and in the background, a block of Housing Development Board flat is still under construction. Pedestrians can also be...
  • Five-foot way of shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows a five-foot-way outside a row of shophouses. A trishaw is parked outside one of the shophouses that is closed. On the left, large round pillars support the building and on the floor, some of the tiles are missing revealing cement and brickworks. Photograph was taken in the...
  • 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...
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a street lined with shophouses on both sides with street stalls in front some of them. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Housing Development Board flats is partially visible in the background. Photograph was taken in the vicinity...
  • Shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street, 1977 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.