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  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [15]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Shophouses lined along the riverbank. On the right is Four Seas Communications Bank. Buildings under construction are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chartered Bank building, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s

    Economy · Streets and Places · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Chartered Bank building in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It shows a view of a three-storey building designed in the Neo-Mogul style. The building features domes, turrets, arched doorways and a porch. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Safe distancing floor markers outside Maybank, Holland Village, during phase 2 of re-opening

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows floor markers at the entrance to the bank, during phase 2 of re-opening. The floor markers indicate where customers should stand to keep a safe distance from each other while waiting to...
  • Safe distancing floor markers at BKK Forex Pte Ltd outlet, Golden Mile Complex, during phase 2 of re-opening [2]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows floor markers outside the remittance service outlet during phase 2 of re-opening. The floor markers indicate where customers should stand to keep a safe distance from each other while queuing. Description by...
  • Close-up view of safe distancing floor markers at POSB Buona Vista outlet, Holland Drive, during circuit breaker period [2]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows a close-up view of the safe distancing floor markers in front of the ATM machines at the estate during the circuit breaker period. The floor markers indicate where people should stand to...
  • Safe distancing seat markers at DBS outlet, Plaza Singapura, during phase 1 of re-opening

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows safe distancing seat markers on a black seat during phase 1 of re-opening. A notice has also been pasted on the seat informing patrons that it is not to be occupied. Description...
  • Safe distancing floor markers at POSB Buona Vista outlet, Holland Drive, during circuit breaker period [1]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows people queuing behind safe distance markers on the floor in front of the ATM machines at the estate during the circuit breaker period. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cordoned off area at DBS outlet, Plaza Singapura, during phase 1 of re-opening [1]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows an area in the bank being cordoned off with chairs taped together to prevent access during phase 1 of re-opening. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Safe distancing floor markers at BKK Forex Pte Ltd outlet, Golden Mile Complex, during phase 2 of re-opening [1]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows the remittance service outlet during phase 2 of re-opening. The floor markers indicate where customers should stand to keep a safe distance from each other while at the counter. Description by Library...
  • Cordoned off area at DBS outlet, Plaza Singapura, during phase 1 of re-opening [2]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows an area in the bank being cordoned off with chairs taped together to prevent access during phase 1 of re-opening. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Safe distancing measure at DBS outlet, Plaza Singapura, during phase 1 of re-opening [1]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows a red chair taped to the floor and a red measurement tape between the taped chair and the chair besides it as a safe distance measure during phase 1 of re-opening. Description...
  • Safe distancing measure at DBS outlet, Plaza Singapura, during phase 1 of re-opening [2]

    Economy · Politics and Government · Tan, Berny
    Contributed by Berny Tan, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows a red chair taped to the floor and a red measurement tape as a safe distance measure during phase 1 of re-opening. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Singapore Stock-Exchange

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This black-and-white picture postcard shows the building of the Stock Exchange of Singapore in the old days. It is a two-storey colonial building. This card has a divided back. Date of creation estimated.
  • Battery Road the business center of Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road. It shows the building of Bank of Taiwan in the centre. This is a busy street with many rickshaws and pedestrians.
  • Hongkong Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Hongkong and Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay. It is seen on the far right along with a stretch of Merchant offices.
  • Hongkong Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Hongkong and Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay. It is seen on the far right along with a stretch of Merchant offices.
  • Bank of Taiwan at Battery Road, Singapore

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This postcard shows the facade of the building of Bank of Taiwan. This is a three-storey building at the corner of Battery Road and Flint Street. Rickshaws can be seen on the street in front of the building.
  • Bank of Taiwan at Battery Road, Singapore

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This postcard shows the facade of the building of Bank of Taiwan. This is a three-storey building at the corner of Battery Road and Flint Street.
  • Vehicles of Singapore. Greetings from Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation
    This black-and-white postcard contains two pictures, one each of commercial buildings along Battery Road and Hongkong & Shanghai Bank and Chartered Bank, as well as three smaller pictures of a rickshaw, horse carriage and bullock cart. This postcard has an undivided back format.
  • Bank of Taiwan at Battery Road, Singapore

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This postcard shows the facade of the building of Bank of Taiwan. This is a three-storey building at the corner of Battery Road and Flint Street. Rickshaws can be seen on the street in front of the building.
  • Ghim Moh, POSB automated teller machine : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a POSBank automated teller machine (ATM) located in the Ghim Moh area. It is located near a block of Housing and Development Board apartment block, which can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • China Building at Chulia Street, circa 1964 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1964 photograph shows the façade of the old OCBC headquarters, also known as the China Building at Chulia Street. Built in traditional Chinese architectural style, the building features a distinctive roof. Signages bearing the names of the bank and its building in English and Chinese adorn the pillars and...
  • OCBC Centre : interior [11]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Arts · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the banking hall and mezzanine of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) Centre. The spacious, carpeted hall is decorated with flowers for the bank's inauguration. Below the green banner is a counter. The atmosphere is both grand and pleasant. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library...
  • OCBC Centre : interior [21]

    Economy · Arts · Personalities · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph showing the management of OCBC Bank, including Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan, greeting guests at the OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.