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  • Petrol station along East Coast Road

    Streets and Places · Economy · Punter, James M.
    This photograph shows a petroleum station along East Coast Road. The station might possibly be an ESSO petroleum station in the Evergreen Estate. A signage in blue on the top of the red-roofed station is partially seen on the right of the image which is slightly out-of-focus. Palm trees and...
  • Changi Village, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows a street scene at Changi Village. Motorists and cyclists are seen on the shady two-lane street, which is lined by trees and rows of zinc-topped shops. Several pedestrians are seen next to vehicles that are parked on the dirt-and-gravel path right outside the shops. The photograph was...
  • External façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001 [1]

    Streets and Places · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the external façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001. There are pieces of cloth draped on the external area of the building. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • External façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001 [2]

    Streets and Places · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the external façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001. There are pieces of cloth draped on the external area of the building. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • External façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001 [3]

    Streets and Places · Substation (Organization)
    This photograph shows the external façade of The Substation during the production of Die Faustus Die! at Theatre Fest 2001. There are pieces of cloth draped on the external area of the building. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [2]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a vacant Palladian-style bungalow located at 3 Nassim Road. It used to be the Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), which housed a magnificent collection of jade and was open for public viewing. A tiger head sculpture can be seen on the roof façade, in reference to...
  • Gate pier of former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [2]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a gate pier. It is part of a gateway to a vacant bungalow (seen in background), the former Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), located at 3 Nassim Road. A name plate bearing the name of Mr Aw Boon Haw (胡文虎) of the Tiger Balm empire, indicates...
  • Gate pier of former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [1]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a gate pier. It is part of a gateway to a vacant bungalow (seen in background), the former Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), located at 3 Nassim Road. A name plate bearing the name of Mr Aw Boon Haw (胡文虎) of the Tiger Balm empire, indicates...
  • Former Tiger Oil House of Jade, 1987 [1]

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a vacant Palladian-style bungalow located at 3 Nassim Road. It used to be the Tiger Oil House of Jade (翠玉楼), which housed a magnificent collection of jade and was open for public viewing. A tiger head sculpture can be seen on the roof façade, in reference to...
  • Singapore River : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of the Singapore River. Alkaff Bridge is on the right side of the photograph while Pulau Saigon Bridge is on the left. Residential and commercial buildings can also be seen. Title devised by Library staff.
  • North Bridge Road : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of the North Bridge Road area (taken from Block 462, Crawford Lane). Commercial and residential buildings can be seen in the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bukit Batok Street 23, fire at a factory : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows black smoke rising from a fire at a flat roof factory at Bukit Batok Street 23. The photo is taken from a HDB (Housing and Development Board) block at Clementi Avenue 6. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hougang Avenue 1 : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of the junction at Hougang Avenue 1 and Lorong Ah Soo. There are also residential buildings in the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Havelock Road, 2009 : panoramic view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of Havelock Road. There are apartment blocks and commercial buildings in the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Hollywood Theatre, demolition : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the demolition works on the former Hollywood Theatre. The theatre was built in 1957 and ceased operation as a cinema in June of 1995. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Serangoon Road : panoramic view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of buildings along Serangoon Road, as seen from Rowell Road. Serangoon Road, one of Singapore's oldest roads, was constructed to link the town settlements with Serangoon Harbour. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crawford Bridge : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of Crawford Bridge with CityLights condominium in the background. The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) building can be seen on the left side of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bencoolen Street : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows some public housing flats as well as the Ocean Garments (OG) departmental store (Albert Complex branch) at Bencoolen Street. The street was thus named to commemorate Sir Stamford Raffles' role as Lieutenant Governor in Bencoolen. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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 house : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a traditional Malay kampong house on stilts, with a timber frame, attap roof and walls. The house is surrounded by coconut palms and other types of forestation. The people living in the house can be seen at the...
  • Bandstand : general view [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily
    Shown in this photograph is one of the original structures built in the Singapore Botanic Gardens for concerts. The trees in the background are a yellow-leafed variety of the Monkeypod or rain tree. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • New Year Sea Sports, 1939 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Herdman, C. A., Mrs. · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows Malay kolehs in the foreground, at the New Year Sea Sports, on 1 January 1939. The annual regatta is held at the Singapore Harbour, off Collyer Quay. Several buildings can be seen in the background, like the Supreme Court...