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  • Master Attendant Office, S'pore 11, 1890 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890 photograph of the road from Town Hall shows the Master Attendant’s Office and Cavenagh Bridge on the right. On the left the Volunteers’ Drill Hall, which is nearing completion (opened January 1891). Title devised by library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
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  • Newton Circus, at Kampong Java Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Communications · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1978 photograph depicts Newton Circus, at Kampong Java Road. It shows a view of a street with low-rise buildings. One of the buildings on the right houses the Newton Post Office. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a side view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters along Neil Road. Located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road, the former Jinrickshaw Station features a domed lantern set atop the 2-storeyed building, plasterwork and the arches on...
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  • Town Hall and Court House, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows a view of the Town Hall (left) and the Court House, near the Esplanade (present day Padang). Built in 1862, the Town Hall was designed by John Bennett (the Municipal Engineer). This building has a theatre on the ground floor, offices and meeting rooms on the...
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [8]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
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  • Singapore High Court, 1950s : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Old Supreme Court located at St Andrew's Road. The building sits on the former site of the Grand Hotel de l'Europe since 1936. It has been vacated in 2005 with the opening of a new Supreme Court building located behind it and by...
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  • Police Court.64, [1890s] : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This late 1890s photograph from G. R. Lambert & Co. shows the Central Police Station on the left, facing the Police Court on the right. There is a handwritten note, "South Bridge Road Singapore. Police Courts & Station", above the photograph. The Central Police Station was opened in April 1886...
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing part of the exterior of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The building’s name is carved into the exterior wall. Plasterwork, exposed brickworks and arches on the building’s lower level can...
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  • Orchard Road Police Station, S'pore 39, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows the Orchard Road Police Station. Located at the western end of Orchard Road at the junction with Paterson Road, this was one of the subsidiary police stations that was opened in the late 19th century. Title from inscription, on front of...
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  • Municipal building : general view

    Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Municipal Building which overlooks the Padang, then known as the Esplanade. It is now known as City Hall and in 1987, the building underwent renovations and was annexed by the Supreme Court to provide space for more courtrooms and for the Academy of...
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
    Reproduction Available
  • Geylang Post Office : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Communications · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the three-storey Geylang Post Office (at Aljunied Road northeast corner). The sign depicting the name of the building is mounted on the wall above the main entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Old Supreme Court, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows the old Supreme Court building located at St Andrew's Road. The building was declared officially open by Sir Shenton Thomas, then governor and commander-in-chief of the Straits Settlements, on 3 August 1939. It was gazetted as a national monument on 14 February 1992. Title devised by...
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
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  • Museum, Singapore, 1902 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This A G.R. Lambert & Co. 1902 photograph shows the entrance of Raffles Library and Museum, located at the present Stamford Road. The museum was designed in Neo-Palladian and Renaissance style and consists of two rectangular parallel blocks, with a dome at the front of the building. Metal gates with...
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  • Geylang Police Station in the 1880s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, presumably taken between 1880 and 1889, shows a view of the Geylang Police Station. The Singapore Police Force is believed to have been formed in 1819 with just eleven men under Francis James Bernard (son-in-law of William Farquhar). The force in early Singapore was headed by the Europeans,...
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  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a side view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters along Neil Road. Located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road, the former Jinrickshaw Station features a domed lantern set atop the 2-storey building, plasterwork and the arches on...
    Reproduction Available
  • Geylang Post Office : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Communications · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the three-storey Geylang Post Office (at Aljunied Road northeast corner). The sign depicting the name of the building is mounted on the wall above the main entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [9]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing part of the exterior of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The building’s name is carved into the exterior wall. Plasterwork, exposed brickworks and arches on the building’s lower level can...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Jinrickshaw Station, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a general view of the former Jinrickshaw (also spelt as jinricksha) Headquarters located at the junction of Neil Road and Tanjong Pagar Road. The Ionic pilasters and curved pediment on the corner, the square tower with its octagonal dome and arches on the building’s...
    Reproduction Available