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  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Skyscrapers dominate the view, with one towering building seen to be under construction. It also shows the harbour, with roofs of the godowns visible in the foreground. Title devised by...
  • Shenton Way, mid-1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view along Shenton Way with office buildings flanking the road and two new buildings under construction at the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Collyer Quay, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the waterfront at Collyer Quay, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. The photograph shows Clifford Pier with the Shell House behind it and the revolving Red Lantern on the left while the now demolished Alkaff Arcade is seen in front of it....
  • Shenton Way, mid-1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of towering office buildings flanking Shenton Way. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Collyer Quay, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view of the street and buildings at Collyer Quay. The Change Alley Aerial Plaza links Raffles Place on the right to Collyer Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Financial skyscrapers dominate the view, and two towering buildings are seen to be under construction. A boat is cruising towards the shoreline and harbour where a vessel has docked. The...
  • Panoramic view of Chinatown, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an aerial and panoramic view of Chinatown taken from a building in Shenton Way between 1974 and 1976. Shophouses form the nucleus of buildings in the area while tall buildings and skyscrapers rise above them at the fringes. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Financial skyscrapers dominate the view, which includes the DBS Building and the UOB Plaza, while few other towering buildings are under construction. It also shows the harbour with the godowns...
  • View of Central Business District skyline, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Central Business District skyline, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. Financial skyscrapers dominate the view . It also shows the harbour, with the godowns visible in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore aerial view [2 of 4] : aerial view of Shenton Way and Tanjong Pagar area, circa 1969

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the aerial view of the downtown area and part of the Singapore river at the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Shenton Way from Development Bank of Singapore building, circa 1973

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of Shenton Way taken from the the DBS Building, with office skyscrapers lining both sides of the roads and the busy street below. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [11 of 18]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore seafront from the DBS Building, capturing a building under construction, and the many boats and ships moored at sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [8 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, capturing several towering buildings in the central business district that are facing the sea, as well as the older shophouses further away. The unique roof of Lau...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [37 of 95] : set "311", circa 1972 [3 of 11]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the street level view of DBS Building which is under construction along Shenton Way, and another building across the road on the right, which is also under construction. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [52 of 95] : set "786", circa 1972 [7 of 9]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Shenton Way, with the DBS Building which is under construction in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [56 of 95] : set "29 Jan 1971", circa 1972 [2 of 6]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the top of the DBS Building which is under construction. Across the road is another building construction. In the background, the waterfront godowns and the sea with the mooring ships are visible....
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [40 of 95] : set "311", circa 1972 [6 of 11]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a street view of the DBS Building construction site along Shenton Way. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [9 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore waterfront from the DBS Building, capturing several towering buildings in the central business districts that are facing the sea, and two skyscrapers under construction at the foreground. Title devised by Library...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [7 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, capturing the compact layout of buildings in the central business districts, the shophouses, Singapore River, Elgin Bridge and a sprinkling of skyscrapers. The unique roof of Lau...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [2 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, capturing low-rise buildings such as shophouses, high-rise blocks and skyscrapers, greeneries, hills and a small glimpse of the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [51 of 95] : set "786", circa 1972 [6 of 9]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of Shenton Way from the DBS Building, with a number of buildings that are under construction, including the DBS Building, flanking the road below. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [41 of 95] : set "311", circa 1972 [7 of 11]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a street view of the DBS Building construction site along Shenton Way. Three construction workers are seen on the scaffolding along the outer edge of the second floor. Piles of construction materials lie at the foot...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS building, circa 1973 [1 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore from the DBS Building, with a towering building still under construction in the foreground; high-rise buildings and the sea on the left; shophouses and low-rise buildings on the right, with pockets...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [10 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore waterfront from the DBS Building, capturing two skyscrapers under construction facing the sea, and the many ships and boats at sea. Title devised by Library staff.