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  • View of buildings along Collyer Quay taken from Clifford Pier carpark, 1962

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of buildings along Collyer Quay taken from Clifford Pier carpark. The photograph shows from left to right, Alkaff Arcade, Clifford House, Shell House, Union House, and Hongkong and Shanghai Bank building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [70 of 95] : set "5" [4 of 7]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a fenced-up, empty plot of land located beside a three-storey building, at the corner of a busy traffic road junction. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [68 of 95] : set "5" [2 of 7]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a view of a public carpark located at the rear of a group of shophouses, with a "No Entry" sign visible at the foreground. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [71 of 95] : set "5" [5 of 7]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a view of the exit of an almost full carpark located besides a three-storey shophouse, with a "No Entry" sign visible on the left. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [72 of 95] : set "5" [6 of 7]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a close-up view of a carpark located at the rear of a few rundown, low-rise buildings. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [69 of 95] : set "5" [3 of 7]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the entrance to an almost full carpark located at the rear of a group of shophouses. A parking sign is visible on the left of the entrance. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembeling Road shophouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows shophouses located at Tembeling Road. Cars are parked along the road in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cheow Keng Road, no. 19 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the front of a shophouse at 19 Cheow Keng Road. A vintage Mercedes Benz from the 1970s is parked in front of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cheow Keng Road shophouses : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the front and side view of shophouses which are located along Cheow Keng Road. There are also cars which are parked along the road in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembeling Road flats : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows flats in a three-storey building located at Tembeling Road. There are vehicles parked along the road in front of the apartment building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, tiger car : close-up

    Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the famous tiger car belonging to Mr Aw Boon Haw. The car was used by Mr Aw to advertise his Tiger Balm products in the 1930s. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haw Par Villa, tiger car : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the famous tiger car belonging to Mr Aw Boon Haw. The car was used by Mr Aw to advertise his Tiger Balm products in the 1930s. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stangee Place flats : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows flats at Stangee Place. There are cars which are parked along the road next to the apartment complex. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Newton Circus, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Communications · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a view of the traffic and low-rise buildings at Newton Circus. One of the buildings on the left houses the Newton Post Office. A variety of vehicles can be seen at the roundabout. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Temple Street, 1963

    Streets and Places · Economy · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a busy street scene at Temple Street in Chinatown area. Shophouses lining both sides of the street, vehicles parked along the side of the street, clothes hanging on bamboo poles on the upper level of the shophouses, street vendors and people walking on the street are all...
  • Collyer Quay, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a general view of the street and buildings at Collyer Quay. Motor vehicles can be seen travelling on the street. Clifford Pier is visible on the far left. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Palembang Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some cars parked along Palembang Road. Palembang Road, named after an Indonesian town, was located close to the Rochor River on the Crawford Street side. Palembang Road is no longer listed in the street directory and its surrounding area has since made way for a HDB...
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  • Chulia Street buildings, circa 1970 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1970 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street. There are cars parked in front of China Building, the old OCBC headquarters, to the right of the photograph. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, China Building features a distinctive roof. Signages bearing the names of the bank and its...
  • Car parked along gravel path, 1960s : general view

    Transportation
    This is a 1960s photograph showing a front view of a car bearing number plate SR 6762, with round headlights and a metallic bumper. The car is parked along a gravel path, with trees and grass on both sides of the path. Donated by Patricia Lee, and displayed at the...
  • Trishaw riders : general view

    Transportation · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows three men engaged in a conversation along a pavement. Two of them appear to be trishawmen. Primarily Chinese immigrants, their dress style of choice include a pair of dark-coloured shorts, a loose-fitting, button shirt and a Chinese straw hat to protect them from the weather. Partially hidden...
  • View of OCBC Centre from Circular Road, 1970s : general view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows OCBC Centre standing in contrast to the two- and three-storey shophouses at Circular Road. The goods and services offered by traders and merchants here draw people to this street. Cars are parked along the sides of the road. Physical dimensions of original: 13 x 10 cm. Title...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street. It also shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the China Building features a distinctive roof. Several smaller buildings can be partially seen on either side of...
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : general view [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows a street scene at Chulia Street. It also shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the China Building features a distinctive roof. A row of two-storey shophouses can be seen to the right...
  • VIPs at OCBC Centre inauguration : general view [2]

    Events · Economy · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a crowd gathering across the road from the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) Centre as VIPs and guests arrive in their cars. They are seen walking towards the building to attend the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.