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  • St Patrick's Road house, outbuilding : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an outbuilding of a house most probably at St Patrick's Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Rural landscape : aerial view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a rural land area and the sea at an unknown location. A small cluster of houses can be seen, nestled among some trees. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Upper East Coast Road bungalow, water container : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a close-up of a stone water container at a bungalow on Upper East Coast Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Rural landscape : aerial view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a rural land area and the sea at an unknown location. A section of the land has been used to accommodate some chemical plants. Seen also are wooden houses. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Rural landscape : aerial view [3]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a rural land area and the sea at an unknown location. Some houses can be seen, nestled among the trees. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Construction of Ayer Rajar Expressway (AYE), 1980s : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Arts
    This photograph shows the construction of Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE) near some HDB flats. The construction of an extensive network of highways, including the 14 km Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE), according to the Singapore Concept Plan began in the early 1970s. Linking the AYE to the East Coast Expressway (ECP),...
  • Haw Par Villa entrance, 1963 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Arts
    This is a photograph of visitors posing at the entrance of Haw Par Villa (Tiger Balm Garden). The oriental theme park is a treasure trove of moral tales and traditional Chinese stories. Photograph donated by Lim Kee Oon and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_506. Title devised by Library...
  • Anderson Bridge, 1950s : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1950s photograph shows Anderson Bridge with the Fullerton Building in the background. Photograph donated by Peh Heng Huat and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bridge in Henderson, 1969 or 1970 : general view

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Arts
    A young man posing at a corner of a bridge at Henderson. Donated by Chee Yoke Leung, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. HRS3_062
  • Seafront, 1900s : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "$5. 95571. 2093" on the back. The photograph shows a beach along the seafront. There are fences lining the beach, with coconut trees on the other side of the fence. In the distance, a pavilion can be seen. The...
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  • Changi Coast Road reclamation : general view [4]

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi Coast with a view of the reclamation area opposite Changi Airport. The receding tide has exposed layers of wet sand. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Tanglin coconut plantation, 1920 : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1920 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "12-6-1920" on the back. The photograph shows a coconut plantation in Tanglin. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • A look in the jungle, 1890s : general view

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. taken between 1890-1899, shows a view of the lush and wild growth of a jungle. Title from inscription, on front of photograph. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Cavenagh Bridge, circa 1919 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken around 1919, is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Kavanagh Bridge" on the front and "1919" on the back. The photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge, which is named after Sir Lieutenant General William Orfeur Cavenagh, the last Governor of the Straits Settlements (1859 - 1867). It was...
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  • Changi Coast Road reclamation : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi Coast with a view of the reclamation area opposite Changi Airport. There are a few beach goers strolling on the sandy beach. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Shores of Penang Island, 1950s : general view

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the landscape of the shores of Penang Island which are covered with mostly forests and jungles. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
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  • To cool off, between times : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting two elephants, being ridden by Indian handlers, moving towards the sea to cool off after a hard day's work of logging. There is a boat on the left side. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff...
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  • New Harbour, 1863 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Arts · Geography and Travels · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1863 photograph illustrates New Habour, which was later renamed Keppel Habour in 1900. The image was digitised from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled "Views and types of Singapore, 1863". Title information from donor.
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  • Craig Road no. 51 tiles : close-up

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the wall tiles of shophouse no. 51 at Craig Road, from the west side towards Tanjong Pagar Road. The wall tiles in the photograph have the same Art Nouveau-like motif. Craig Road was named after Captain J. Craig of the Merchant Service Guild and...
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  • The Pagoda : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph showcasing a pagoda with a narrowing and decorated finial at the top of the structure. Pagodas can be identified by their tiered tower with multiple eaves or at the lower edges of their roofs. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY...
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  • New Harbour, 1892 : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Arts · Geography and Travels · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a G.R. Lambert & Co. photograph of New Harbour, dated 1892, now known as Keppel Harbour (from 1900s), taken from Mount Faber. In the background, we see the "Dragon's Teeth Gate", which are the two rocky outposts located at the entrance of the harbour. Title devised by Library...
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  • Changi Coast Road reclamation : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi Coast with a view of the reclamation area opposite Changi Airport. The receding tide has exposed layers of wet sand in this shot. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Changi Coast Road reclamation : general view [3]

    Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi Coast with a view of the reclamation area opposite Changi Airport. The receding tide has exposed layers of wet sand in this shot. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Bridge over the river at Banjoewangi : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows a bridge (or pier) over the river at Banjoewangi (now Banyuwangi) looking westwards to the Ijen volcanoes in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
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