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  • Istana Kampong Glam window : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a casement window of the Istana Kampong Glam (present-day Malay Heritage Centre), at Sultan Gate. This photo was taken before the building underwent restoration. Today, it forms part of the Kampong Glam Conservation area, and with Bendahara House makes up the Malay Heritage Centre. Title devised...
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  • Meyer Flats, entrance, 1968 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the first floor entrance of Meyer Flats. Meyer Flats, also known as Meyer Apartments, was built in 1928 by Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Meyer Flats, foyer, 1968 : general view

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the foyer of Meyer Flats, with a staircase. Meyer Flats, also known as Meyer Apartments, was built in 1928 by Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jalan Besar shophouse : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the upper storey of a shophouse, featuring a full-length French window flanked by two half-length casement windows. The façade of the shophouse sports ornate decorations, which include Corinthian-style pilasters, a dentilled cornice, and elaborate architraves framing the casement windows. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Meyer Road, Crescent Flats : interior [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the open air well inside Crescent Flats. The air well provides light to the interior and passageway of the building. Plants are grown along the railings of the passageway. Crescent Flats was located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Date of creation...
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  • Club Street shophouse, windows : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows a shophouse, with full-length French windows and half-length casement windows on Club Street. Below the green windows is a panel of Fujian jian nian (cut and paste) style ceramic mosaic shards, embedded in cement to form figures. Also featured are plaster relief panels below the casement windows,...
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  • Meyer Road Crescent Flats, entrance : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows one of the main entrances of Crescent Flats. Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman, built these flats in 1909. Crescent Flats was located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Geylang Road house, 1967 : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the exterior of a house on Geylang Road. Separating the full-length wooden windows are pilasters decorated with ceramic tiles. Underneath the roof is a row of fretwork fascia, and above the windows are floral swags made from moulded plaster. This house is most likely to be...
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  • Meyer Road, Crescent Flats : interior [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the foyer inside Crescent Flats. An air well on the top of the building lights the foyer. A decorative tiled flooring is featured here. Crescent Flats was located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
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  • Geylang Road house, 1968 : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the exterior of a house on Geylang Road. Separating the full-length wooden casement windows, are pilasters decorated with ceramic tiles. Above the windows are floral swags made from moulded plaster. This house is most likely to be in the Late Shophouse Style (1900-1940), due to the...
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  • Admiralty House, main entrance : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the double-door entrance of the Admiralty House at 51 Grange Road. A fanlight can be seen above the wooden doors, while a wooden staircase can be partially seen through the open doors. The building was demolished at the end of the 1960s to make way for...
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  • Admiralty House, pavilion : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a pavilion in the garden of the Admiralty House at 51 Grange Road. Ornate detailing on the side panels and columns of the pavilion can be seen in the photograph. The Admiralty House was demolished at the end of the 1960s to make way for the...
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  • Meyer Road, Crescent Flats, entrance : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a main entrance of Crescent Flats. The entrance features pilasters in the Doric order. Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman, built Crescent Flats in 1909. These flats were located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
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  • Pahang Street shophouse, windows : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the casement windows of a shophouse on Pahang Street. Pahang Street is located within Arab Street at Kampong Glam. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Admiralty House, corridor : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a corridor at the Admiralty House at 51 Grange Road. An arched window is seen on the wall at the end of the corridor. The building was demolished at the end of the 1960s to make way for the Raffles Institution campus. Date of creation estimated....
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  • Kampong Glam houses : aerial view [7]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an aerial view of Kota Nong Chik which was founded by Syed Ahmad Abdul Rahman Alsagoff. It was located along (now expunged) Palembang Road at the Kampong Glam precinct. Kota Nong Chik or Kota Alsagoff was an enclosed compound containing two bungalows. The houses were demolished...
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  • Admiralty House, pavilion : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a pavilion in the garden of the Admiralty House at 51 Grange Road. Ornate detailing on the side panels and columns of the pavilion can be seen in the photograph. The Admiralty House was demolished at the end of the 1960s to make way for the...
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  • Admiralty House, decorative motifs: close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a close-up view of the decorative motifs at the Admiralty House at 51 Grange Road. The building was demolished at the end of the 1960s to make way for the Raffles Institution campus. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Gilstead Road no. 10 : exterior [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows house no. 10, at Gilstead Road, previously occupied by S.K. Wong. The bungalow stands out with its distinctive cone roof, decorative fretwork fascia and arched walkways. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lorong 8 Geylang no. 20, cornice : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a close-up of the cornice of a house, with fretwork fascia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Wilkinson Road no. 44 : close-up [1]

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a close-up of columns at the porch of a house, located at no. 44 Wilkinson Road. It shows details of the capitals of the columns. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Broadrick Road no. 753 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicting house no. 753 Mountbatten Road, at the corner of Broadrick Road (similar to 755 and 759, all in a row). The double storey house features wooden French windows, hipped roofs and a porch. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Institution Hill no. 10, 1982 : exterior [6]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph depicting house no. 10 on Institution Hill. The road mentioned is named after Raffles Institution, the school founded by Sir Stamford Raffles. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lembu Road no. 19 : exterior [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts first transitional shophouse at no. 19 Lembu Road. The double-storey shophouse features double leaf timber-panelled doors on the ground floor entrance and timber louvred casement windows with rectangular transom windows on the second level. Title devised by library staff.
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