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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Boat Quay near Four Seas Communications Bank Ltd, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River near Four Seas Communications Bank (on the right). Rows of shophouses lined the bank while new buildings that are under construction visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Floral clock at Raffles Place rooftop garden, 1965 [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Economy · Barker, Dave
    This 1965 photograph shows the floral clock, designed and made by Japanese watch-maker, Seiko at Raffles Place rooftop garden. The garden was built above Singapore’s first underground car park at Raffles Square. In the background is Mercantile Bank building and Robinson's Department Store is on the right. Title devised by...
  • Raffles Place, 1963

    Streets and Places · Economy · Barker, Dave
    This 1963 photograph shows a view of Raffles Place with the Chartered Bank building on the right. On the left is an open car park with some shophouses behind it. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Floral clock at Raffles Place rooftop garden, 1965 [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Economy · Barker, Dave
    This 1965 photograph shows the floral clock, designed and made by Japanese watch-maker, Seiko at Raffles Place rooftop garden. The garden was built above Singapore’s first underground car park at Raffles Square. In the background are Bank of America and Gian Singh & Co. Ltd. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Floral clock at Raffles Place rooftop garden, 1965 [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Economy · Barker, Dave
    This 1965 photograph shows the floral clock, designed and made by Japanese watch-maker, Seiko at Raffles Place rooftop garden. The garden was built above Singapore’s first underground car park at Raffles Square. In the background are Bank of America and Gian Singh & Co. Ltd. Title devised by Library staff.