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  • People's Park Complex, 1974 : interior [5]

    Personalities · Economy
    This is a photograph of shoppers at People's Park Complex watching a male performer. An appreciative crowd is seen in the background and sitting on the steps of the staircase in the atrium of the shopping centre. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008....
  • Singapore Zoo, 1974 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment
    This is a photograph of a pair of tiger sculptures greeting visitors near the zoo entrance. The Singapore Zoo, located at 80 Mandai Lake Road, is also known as Mandai Zoo or Singapore Zoological Garden. It opened its gates to guests on 27 June 1973. Photograh donated by Ho Seng...
  • People's Park Complex, 1974 : interior [3]

    Arts · Economy
    This is a photograph of a female model at a fashion and variety show held at the atrium of People's Park Complex. In the background is an appreciative crowd at the shopping centre. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_427. Title devised by...
  • Sentosa, 1977 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of a bus stop and visitor map of Sentosa showing directions and distance to the swimming lagoon, camp site and canoe centre. The location map also points out directions to other attractions such as the Cable Car Station, Merlion Museum and Holiday Chalets on the island....
  • Capitol Theatre carpark, 1960s : group photograph

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This picture shows three men and a child posing in front of a display board at the open-air carpark of the Capitol Theatre in the 1960s. Pasted on the display board were protest posters demanding overtime pay for the workers at the theatre. Photograph donated by Koh Peng Khim and...
  • Alhambra Theatre, 1960s : exterior

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows the Alhambra Theatre located at Beach Road in the 1960s. A car is seen parked outside the theatre, and a trishaw and cyclist are seen riding leisurely along the street. The Alhambra was opened in 1930, and it was the first air-conditioned theatre in Singapore. Photograph donated...
  • Capitol Theatre, 1960s : night view

    Streets and Places
    The Namazie brothers, a Persian family built the Capitol Theatre in 1929 and completed the accompanying four-storey building, Shaw Building in 1933. Designed by the Shanghai-based Keys and Dowdeswell, the building is a landmark in the Civic and Cultural district. Donated by Lye Siew Fong, and displayed at the Heritage...
  • Singapore Zoo, 1973 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment
    This is a photograph of deers inside a fenced enclosure at the Singapore Zoo. Located at 80 Mandai Lake Road, the zoo is also known as Mandai Zoo or Singapore Zoological Garden. It opened its gates to guests on 27 June 1973. Donated by Ho Seng Huat, at the Heritage...
  • Sentosa, 1974 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of a woman sitting on the steps in front of a wall at Sentosa. The 'wall-with-a-hole' was a prominent structure and a very popular spot for photo-taking. Photograph donated by Low Soi Moi and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_441. Title devised by Library staff.
  • New World Park, 1980s : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of the entrance of the New World Park, located at Jalan Besar. Owned by Shaw Brothers, it was set up in 1923 and closed in 1987. The site is now being developed by City Developments for its City Square project. Photograph donated by Tang Kian Cheong...
  • People's Park Complex, 1974 : interior [6]

    Personalities · Economy
    This is a photograph of a live band performing at People's Park Complex. An appreciative crowd is seen in the background at the shopping centre. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_426. Title devised by Library staff.
  • People's Park Complex, 1974 : interior [4]

    Arts · Economy
    This is a photograph of a female model at a fashion and variety show held at the atrium of People's Park Complex. In the background is an appreciative crowd at the shopping centre. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_428. Title devised by...
  • Capitol Theatre, 1950 : exterior

    Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of Capitol Theatre, also known as Capitol Cinema, situated at the junction of North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. It was built in 1929 by the Namazie brothers on the site of a Dutch hotel called Van Wyke. It became a movie theatre in 1946 when...