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  • 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.
  • UOB Plaza, 1970s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the UOB Plaza towering over the bumboats and shophouses along the Singapore River. The Asia Insurance Building (now known as Ascott Singapore Raffles Place) and Ocean Building can be seen in the background. The Chartered Bank building is on the left of UOB Plaza. Completed in 1973,...
  • Hongkong and Shanghai Bank building, between 1900-1905 : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1900-1905, shows the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank building. Located at Battery Road, this building was completed in 1894. In front of the building, stands the Tan Kim Seng Fountain that was unveiled in 1882. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by...
  • New Bridge Road, towards Coleman Street, from Merchant Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows New Bridge Road, from near Merchant Road (towards Coleman Street). It shows a view of a street with shophouses along both sides. In the right background can be seen the Chung Khiaw Bank Limited building. Built in 1842, New Bridge Road was named after Coleman's New...
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  • New Bridge Road, towards Coleman Street, from Merchant Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows New Bridge Road, from near Merchant Road (towards Coleman Street). It shows a view of a street with shophouses along both sides. In the right background can be seen the Chung Khiaw Bank Limited building. Built in 1842, New Bridge Road was named after Coleman's New...
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  • Chartered Bank Building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the façade of Chartered Bank building, at D'Almeida Street (from Malacca Street), in the Raffles Place area. A boarded-up area, presumably of a construction site, can be seen in front of the building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Chartered Bank Building : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the side view of Chartered Bank building, at D'Almeida Street (from Malacca Street), in the Raffles Place area. There is a small road that runs parallel to the building that leads to other buildings in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Chartered Bank Building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the façade of Chartered Bank building, at D'Almeida Street (from Malacca Street), in the Raffles Place area. A boarded-up area, presumably of a construction site, can be seen in front of the building. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Bank of Canton building : general view [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the side view of the Bank of Canton Building, located at Cecil Street. The Bank of Canton no longer operates in the building. The semi-circular-shaped building is now known as The Quadrant, offering serviced offices for rent. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bank of Canton building : general view [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Bank of Canton Building, located at Cecil Street. The Bank of Canton no longer operates in the building. The semi-circular-shaped building is now known as The Quadrant, offering serviced offices for rent. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bank of China building : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the 18-storey Bank of China Building, located at Fullerton Square. Constructed in 1954, it remained the tallest building in the central business district until 1974, when it was overtaken by UOB Plaza Two. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • OCBC Centre, 1993 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows OCBC Centre, at Chulia Street (as viewed from Circular Road). OCBC Bank was established in 1912, while OCBC Centre was constructed in 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • OCBC Centre, 1993 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows OCBC Centre, at Chulia Street (as viewed from Circular Road). OCBC Bank was established in 1912, while OCBC Centre was constructed in 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • OCBC Centre, 1993 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows OCBC Centre, at Chulia Street (as viewed from Circular Road). OCBC Bank was established in 1912, while OCBC Centre was constructed in 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • OCBC Centre, 1993 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows OCBC Centre, at Chulia Street (as viewed from Circular Road). OCBC Bank was established in 1912, while OCBC Centre was constructed in 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • OCBC Centre, 1993 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows OCBC Centre, at Chulia Street (as viewed from Circular Road). OCBC Bank was established in 1912, while OCBC Centre was constructed in 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • OCBC Centre, 1993 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows OCBC Centre, at Chulia Street (as viewed from Circular Road). OCBC Bank was established in 1912, while OCBC Centre was constructed in 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available