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  • Old mill and bridge at Jesmond Dene, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Old Mill and Bridge at Jesmond Dene, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "V 14/7/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss B. N. Song". The writer writes about their...
  • Old mill and bridge at Jesmond Dene, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    The image shows a picturesque scene at the Jesmond Dene, which is a public park in Newcastle upon Tyne. A bridge is seen in the middle of the postcard, with an old moss-covered flour mill on the right. A small waterfall is seen in the background, with a small river...
  • Newcastle railway station and Neville Street, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Newcastle railway station and Neville Street, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "III 14/7/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss P. N. Song". The writer writes about the facilities...
  • Istana Mahkota, Klang, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Personalities
    The image shows a view of the Istana Mahkota (also known as Mahkota Puri Palace) in Klang. A group of children, dressed in traditional ethnic attire, stands in a row, in front of the palace. This was the official palace of DYMM Sultan Sir Allaeddin Sulaiman (or Sultan Alauddin Suleiman...
  • Newcastle railway station and Neville Street, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    The image shows a general view of the Newcastle railway station on Neville Street, Newcastle upon Tyne. The main entrance of the railway station (also referred to as Central station) is seen on the right of the postcard, with other buildings on Neville Street on the left. Trams and pedestrians...
  • Simplon Hospice, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    The image shows a general view of the Simplon Hospice owned by the the Congregation of Canons Regular at Grand-Saint-Bernard. The hospice is located at the top of the Simplon Pass and near the Kaltwasser Pass. The Wasenhorn mountain and the glacier at the Kaltwasser Pass can be seen in...
  • Loch Eck at Coylet, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Loch Eck at Coylet, postcard". A faded message in black ink is handwritten on the left side of the divided back postcard. Dated "26.1.22", the postcard is written to "Miss Joyce Marcia Song" at "365, Orchard Rd., Singapore". The writer writes to...
  • Simplon Hospice, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Simplon Hospice, postcard". A message in blue ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "1/5/22", the postcard is written to "Miss P. N. Song" at "97-3 Orchard Road Singapore S. S.". The writer continues to write about their...
  • Loch Eck at Coylet, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a partial view of the Loch Eck and the nearby mountains at Coylet which is a hamlet in West Scotland. A meandering road leads to an inn sitting on the banks of the loch banks, seen in the middle of the picture. The inn overlooks Loch Eck,...
  • Jamaica Street in Glasgow, postcard : front

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    The image shows a busy street scene at Jamaica Street, Glasgow. Trams can be seen in the middle, with buildings lining both sides of the street. Pedestrians can also be seen in the picture, on the pavements or crossing the street. The postcard bears the caption "Jamaica Street, Glasgow" at...
  • Arab quarter, Port Said, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Arab quarter, Port Said, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the left side of the divided back postcard. Dated "7.1.23", the postcard is written by "T. K." to "Miss D. Song" at "97-2 Orchard Road Singapore". The writer writes...
  • Beachy Head Lighthouse, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Beachy Head Lighthouse, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "30/8/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss P. N. Song". The writer notes the absence of letters from home, and...
  • Beachy Head Lighthouse, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a general view of the Beachy Head Lighthouse, located at Eastbourne, East Sussex, England. The portrait orientation of the image is atypical for postcards. The red-and-white striped lighthouse is built in the sea, some distance away from Beachy Head. Algae-covered rocks in shallower waters can also be...
  • Istana Mahkota, Klang, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Personalities
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Istana Mahkota, Klang, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the left side of the divided back postcard. Dated "30.9.20", the postcard is written from Klang to "Mr Wee Beng Teck" in Singapore. The writer writes in Malay, to inform...
  • Arab quarter, Port Said, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a view of the Arab quarter in Port Said, Egypt. The Arab quarter appears to be heavily populated, with many buildings built in the quarter. The postcard bears captions in English "General view arabian quarter" and French "Vue générale du quartier arabe" on the bottom right corner,...
  • Jamaica Street in Glasgow, postcard : back

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Jamaica Street in Glasgow, postcard". A message in black ink is handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "13/9/22", the postcard is written from London by "S. H." to "Miss J. L. Song". The writer sends home some instructions on...
  • 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....
    Reproduction Available
  • Remains of a ruined building : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows sections of ruined walls of a building, with decaying bricks left exposed to the elements. Plants can be seen growing from the cracks of the wall. TItle devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore Cricket Club, 1950s : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Organisations · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Singapore Cricket Club which overlooks the Padang, then known as the Esplanade. It was established in 1852 and has changed over the years from being an elite colonial sports club to a multi-racial club catering to the sporting and social needs of the...
    Reproduction Available
  • Estate in Banjoewangi : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows an estate in Banjoewangi (now Banyuwangi). Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong 14 Geylang houses, back lane : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the back lane to houses at Lorong 14 Geylang. For each house, there is a small flight of steps that lead to the back door of the house. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Jalan Besar, opposite Syed Alwi Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Jalan Besar (opposite Syed Alwi Road, southwest corner). It shows a view of a street lined with shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road no. 17, outhouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph depicts an outhouse belonging to house no. 17 Amber Road. It shows a single-storey building with several air vents. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kandang Kerbau Market, administration office : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1978 photograph depicting the administration office of the Kandang Kerbau Market at Clive Street, in the Little India area. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available