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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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  • 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.
  • People's Park Complex, 1974 : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a photograph of People's Park Complex, a major landmark in Chinatown, pioneered the concept of integrating shopping, commercial, residential and parking facilities within a single building structure. Built in 1970, it was a retail shopping centre until 1973, when flats were added to it to make it a...
  • 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...
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Syed Alwi Road, southwards : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Syed Alwi Road (view towards the south). It shows a view of a street with a two-storey shophouse building located along the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Serangoon Road house, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a shophouse, on Serangoon Road, opposite Rowell Road. The roads mentioned are in the Little India area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Tessensohn Road no. 65 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing shophouse no. 65 Tessensohn Road. The two-storey shophouse features a covered porch on the ground floor, with a doorway and windows fixed with security bars. There is a stone wall at the front of the house near to which is a tree and several...
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  • Halifax Road building : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a two-storey building in Halifax Road. The building is surrounded by a fence, and there are vehicles parked outside the building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kampong Kapor Road, northeast corner : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph of the northeast corner of Kampong Kapor Road and Rowell Road. A row of shophouses located at the junction of these two roads, can be seen. It is a typical two-storey building with terraced shophouses which are connected by five foot ways. The shophouse building...
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  • Lorong 18 Geylang, towards Geylang Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Lorong 18 Geylang, towards Geylang Road. There are trees on one side of the street, and buildings on the other side. Vehicles are parked by the roadsides. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lorong 10 Geylang, towards Geylang Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Lorong 10 Geylang, towards Geylang Road. There are houses on both sides of the road, with vehicles parked outside the houses. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mansfield/Straits Steamship office staff, 1957 : group photograph

    Economy · Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1957 photograph has the words "Mansfields/ Straits Steamship Office & Floating staff. LtoR.Back. Nov. 1957 x x x x x victualling x x x x x x " seat Roger Pierson x x x Pat Caldicot Captain Jimmy Harkness x x x " grass x x x x Derek...
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  • Kling Street, circa 1880s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken about 1880 or later, shows Kling Street looking away from Raffles Place. Kling Street was renamed Chulia Street in 1922. The shop sign halfway down on the right is of Eng Bun Chiang, a general warehouseman, at No.12 Kling Street, (according to the Straits Directory for 1880)....
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  • Amber Road no. 17, outhouses : general view [3]

    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.
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  • Foch Road, from near Lavender Street end : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Foch Road, from near Lavender Street end. It shows a view of two-storey shophouses along the street. A row of parked vehicles can be seen in front of these shophouses. Foch Road is named after First World War general Ferdinand Foch. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lorong 14 Geylang houses, back lane : general view [1]

    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.
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  • Race Course Road two-storey shophouses, 1982 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exterior of shophouses no. 398-390 Race Course Road (south side). The two-storey shophouses feature a façade decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows with security bars on the ground floor, and windows topped with transom windows on the upper floor. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Syed Alwi Road, southwards : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Syed Alwi Road (view towards the south). It shows a view of a street with a two-storey shophouse building located along the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • A Dakota : general view

    Organisations · Transportation · Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Dakota Malayan Airways plane in Kallang Airport, Singapore's first international airport. Malayan Airways was founded in 1937 and was renamed Malaysia Airways after independence in 1963. Digitized from an album page containing 9 photographs described collectively as "Malayan Airways". Part of a compiled...
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