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  • Elim Chew [3]

    Personalities
    This is a photograph of local entrepreneur Elim Chew. She is dressed in a purple coat over a light blue shirt. She hands resting on the railing. This is taken indoors. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Elim Chew [2]

    Personalities
    This is a photograph of local entrepreneur Elim Chew. She is dressed in a purple coat over a light-coloured shirt. She clenches both her fists in an encouraging gesture. The location is a boutique. Casual streetwear and accessories are on sale. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Elim Chew [1]

    Personalities
    This is a photograph of local entrepreneur Elim Chew. She is dressed in a purple coat over a light-coloured shirt. The location is a boutique. Casual streetwear and accessories are on sale. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Marine Terrace, plaque : general view

    Personalities · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a plaque displayed at 12 Marine Terrace, indicating its award of the cleanest block in 2005. The island-wide competition was first organised in 1995 in a bid to promote cleanliness in the neighbourhoods. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Award presentation during event that celebrates Lang Jun's birthday (郎君诞), 1997 [5]

    Organisations · Personalities · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows a man receiving a prize at the awards presentation ceremony that was held during the multisensory banquet organised by Siong Leng Musical Association in 1997. Called the "Celebration of Master Lang Jun Anniversary", the banquet was also a fund raising event. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 1983 Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod ; Mr. Wong Kan Seng and award winners ; Guests at a function

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    There are three photographs. The first photograph shows performers on stage at the 1983 Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, an annual music festival that is held at Llangollen, North Wales. The second photograph shows Mr. Wong Kan Seng posing with a group of six award winners. The third photograph shows a...
  • Award presentation during event that celebrates Lang Jun's birthday (郎君诞), 1997 [2]

    Organisations · Personalities · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows a woman receiving an award on stage during the multisensory banquet organised by Siong Leng Musical Association in 1997. Called the "Celebration of Master Lang Jun Anniversary", the banquet was also a fund raising event. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Award presentation during event that celebrates Lang Jun's birthday (郎君诞), 1997 [1]

    Organisations · Personalities · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows a woman receiving an award on stage during the multisensory banquet organised by Siong Leng Musical Association in 1997. Called the "Celebration of Master Lang Jun Anniversary", the banquet was also a fund raising event. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Award presentation during event that celebrates Lang Jun's birthday (郎君诞), 1997 [3]

    Organisations · Personalities · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows an award presentation ceremony that was held during the multisensory banquet organised by Siong Leng Musical Association in 1997. Called the "Celebration of Master Lang Jun Anniversary", the banquet was also a fund raising event. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Award presentation during event that celebrates Lang Jun's birthday (郎君诞), 1997 [6]

    Organisations · Personalities · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows an award presentation ceremony that was held during the multisensory banquet organised by Siong Leng Musical Association in 1997. Called the "Celebration of Master Lang Jun Anniversary", the banquet was also a fund raising event. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Award presentation during event that celebrates Lang Jun's birthday (郎君诞), 1997 [4]

    Organisations · Personalities · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows an award presentation ceremony that was held during the multisensory banquet organised by Siong Leng Musical Association in 1997. Called the "Celebration of Master Lang Jun Anniversary", the banquet was also a fund raising event. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mr Foo Chin Hwa receiving prize from Mr Abdul Rahim Ishak

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This photograph shows Mr Foo Chin Hwa receiving a prize from Mr Abdul Rahim Ishak, Member of Parliament for Siglap.
  • Short plays. Prize presentation at Library@Orchard : two people [3]

    Personalities · Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo presenting a prize to a winner at the prize presentation ceremony for short plays which was held at Library@Orchard in 1999.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kam Kee Yong : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of Kam Kee Yong, known to many as a composer, violinist, conductor, artist, and, not least, as the father of violinist Kam Ning. Kam is also a prolific artist who paints on a variety of themes. He was awarded the Cultural Medallion Award in 1984 for...
  • Singapore Association for the Blind, 1981 : group photograph

    Arts · Personalities · Events
    This is a photograph of a recipient receiving a certificate during an Award Ceremony for kind deed, by Singapore Association for the Blind, founded in 1951, now known as Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH). Photograph donated by Tan Han Meng and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_237....
  • Mont Blanc - NUS-CFA Literary Awards and Young Writers' Fellowship 1997 : group photograph [2]

    Personalities · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of six people at the Mont Blanc - NUS-CFA Literary Awards and Young Writers' Fellowship. Among them are Edwin Thumboo and Philip Jeyaretnam. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kuo Pao Kun : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    Shown here is a photograph of Kuo Pao Kun, who made a monumental contribution to Singapore’s literature and theatre. He had written 24 plays, some of which have become classics. He was awarded Cultural Medallion (Drama) in 1990. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chua Ek Kay : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of Chua Ek Kay (b. 1947, China - d. 2008, Singapore), an artist who has been hailed as the bridge between Asian and Western art. He is the first Chinese ink painter to win the United Overseas Bank Painting of the Year Award (1991). He received...
  • Iskandar Jalil : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Arts · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length photograph of Iskandar Jalil (b. 1940, Singapore -). He is a highly-regarded local ceramist who uses fine clay to develop bowls and pots into art works, integrating Japanese and Islamic styles. He was awarded two Colombo Plan scholarships, to study textiles in India (1962) and ceramic...
  • David Lim Kim San : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    Shown here is a photograph of David Lim Kim San, who was conferred the Cultural Medallion in Music in 1979 for his distinguished contributions to the nation. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Short plays. Prize presentation at Library@Orchard : two people [2]

    Personalities · Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo presenting a prize to a winner at the prize presentation ceremony for short plays which was held at Library@Orchard in 1999.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Short plays. Prize presentation at Library@Orchard : two people [1]

    Personalities · Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo presenting a prize to a winner at the prize presentation ceremony for short plays which was held at Library@Orchard in 1999.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Goh Beng Kwan : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of Goh Beng Kwan, a leading second-generation artist in the Singapore’s cultural scene. Goh specialises in mixed media art and was awarded the Cultural Medallion in Visual Arts in 1989 for his artistic contributions to Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Paul Abisheganaden : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of Paul Abisheganaden, musician and conductor. Paul Abisheganaden was a recipient of the Cultural Medallion for Music in 1986. Title devised by Library staff.