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  • Blair Road no. 7 and 9 : exterior [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows houses, at no. 7 and 9 Blair Road. The houses feature French windows with wooden shutters on the upper floor. Clothes can be seen hanging outside the windows. Blair Road is named after Captain John Blair, who succeeded Captain E.M. Smith as manager of the Tanjong...
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  • Thian Hock Keng Temple, 1968 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the Thian Hock Keng Temple, located at Telok Ayer Street. It shows a view of the courtyard within the temple grounds. The temple was designed and built by skilled craftsmen from China according to definite Chinese temple architectural traditions. Carved dragons decorate the ornate roof. Title...
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  • Thian Hock Keng Temple, 1968 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the Thian Hock Keng Temple, located at Telok Ayer Street. The temple was designed and built by skilled craftsmen from China according to definite Chinese temple architectural traditions. Carved dragons decorate the ornate roof. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Blair Road no. 7 and 9 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows houses, at no. 7 and 9 Blair Road. The houses feature French windows with wooden shutters on the upper floor. Clothes can be seen hanging outside the window. Blair Road is named after Captain John Blair, who succeeded Captain E.M. Smith as manager of the Tanjong...
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  • Teochew Building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Teochew Building, located at no. 97 Tank Road. The Teochew Building houses the Ngee Ann Cultural Centre, the Ngee Ann Kongsi Heritage Hall, the Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre, the Ngee Ann Kongsi and the Tuan Mong High School. The Teochew Building was built in the...
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  • Teochew Building : exterior

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the exterior of the Teochew Building, located at no. 97 Tank Road. The Teochew Building houses the Ngee Ann Cultural Centre, the Ngee Ann Kongsi Heritage Hall, the Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre, the Ngee Ann Kongsi and the Tuan Mong High School. The Teochew Building was...
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  • Teochew Building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Teochew Building, located at no. 97 Tank Road. The Teochew Building houses the Ngee Ann Cultural Centre, the Ngee Ann Kongsi Heritage Hall, the Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre, the Ngee Ann Kongsi and the Tuan Mong High School. The Teochew Building was built in the...
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  • Club Street house : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a shophouse (probably no. 45 Club Street) opposite house no. 38 and 40 Club Street. Club Street, which is lined with conserved shophouses, was named after the Weekly Entertainment Club (formed in 1891), located in the Chinatown area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Gateway to Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the entrance gateway at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa. It has a multi-layered roof and upturned finials. Symbolic flowers and tigers decorate the structure. A few people are seen entering the Garden. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a four-tiered pagoda at Tiger Balm Gardens or Haw Par Villa. Atop the pagoda is a sitting Buddha. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    The photograph shows the exterior view of a five-tier Chinese pagoda at Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Twin pagodas at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a pair of pagodas standing on an extended walkway over Jurong Lake at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Main gate at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the main entrance to the Chinese Garden with its arched openings and green-tiled roofs, and crowds of visitors. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stone boat at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the stone boat structure by the main lake at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pavilions at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of the Chinese-style pavilions from across the pond at the Chinese Garden. There are lotus flowers in the pond and the seven-tier pagoda on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a general view of Chinese Garden with the lake in the foreground and a seven-tiered pagoda prominently visible at the back. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lotus pond and stone boat at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows blooming lotus flowers on a pond in the foreground and the two-storey stone boat, full of visitors inside, at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Entrance to stone boat at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the entrance to a two-storey stone boat structure, with its red pillars and curve roof, by the main lake at Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • White Rainbow Bridge at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the white Rainbow Bridge near the entrance to the Chinese Garden. There is a large crowd at the entrance and a few blocks of flats are visible at the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a Chinese-style building with a pagoda roof and a pond at the Chinese Garden. A few visitors are seen strolling around and taking photographs. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tiger Balm Garden entrance, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows the sloping main entrance to Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa (虎豹別墅) at Pasir Panjang Road. It has a multi-layered roof of orange and green tiles and upturned finials. Symbolic flowers and tigers decorate the structure. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Twin pagodas at Chinese Garden, mid-1970s

    Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a pair of three-tier pagodas on an extended walkway over Jurong Lake at the Chinese Garden. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hong San See temple, courtyard : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the courtyard of Hong San See temple (风山寺), located at no. 31 Mohamed Sultan Road. It has a traditional Chinese architectural design, with colourful statues on its roof. Inside the sheltered courtyard, there is an altar. Above the altar, there is a traditional Chinese lantern, as...
  • Yueh Hai Ching Temple signage : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the sign for Yueh Hai Ching Temple on the entrance gate. Yueh Hai Ching has two temples within its compound, Shang Di Gong (上帝宫) or Heavenly Emperor Xuan Tian Shang Di, and Tian Hou Gong (天后宫) or Mother of Heavenly Sage. Title devised by Library staff.