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  • Palembang Road, abandoned house : general view [5]

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an abandoned house, on Palembang Road. Pictured are a group of children playing in the vicinity. Palembang Road, named after an Indonesian town, was located close to the Rochor River on the Crawford Street side. Palembang Road is no longer listed in the street directory and...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road beach, 1969 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a group of people by the beach at Amber Road. They are either standing or sitting, two of them are swimming in the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road beach, 1969 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a group of people by the beach at Amber Road. They are either standing or sitting, two of them are swimming in the sea. Some children can be seen playing with sand. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road seaside, 1966 : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the seaside at Amber Road, with children swimming along the shore. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Chinese street opera at Sungei market, 1970

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a Chinese street opera (wayang) at Sungei market. Performers can be seen singing on stage and children standing in front of the stage. Others can be seen watching under the shade away from the stage because of the hot sun. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows members of the audience seated on benches under the sun, watching Chinese street opera (also known as "wayang" in Singapore). Several people were carrying umbrellas, while watching the show. In the middle of the picture are seven girls seated in a row on a bench. One...
  • Five people by the window

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph is a close-up view of people standing by a window. Four young children (one of whom is only partially visible) and an adult are looking out of a window on the upper floor of a shophouse. Two of the young children are seated by the window with...
  • Attentive four

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of four, 1 adult and three children watching attentively at most likely a Chinese street opera. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Backstage of Chinese street opera [4]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the backstage of a Chinese street opera (wayang). A performer can be seen posing with two children. Title devised by Library staff.
  • An elderly woman and six children at a street wayang, 1971

    Geography and Travels · Arts · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows an elderly woman and six children watching a Chinese street opera (street wayang) at an open space. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Backstage of Chinese street opera [2]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows the backstage of a Chinese street opera (wayang). An opera performer can be seen sitting next to a child who is drinking milk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House no. 47 at Lorong Malai, 1982 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Geography and Travels · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exterior view of no. 47, Lorong Malai, a wooden residential house. Two children and a dog can be seen in front of the house and another child inside the house. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yangqin player of Chinese street opera [2]

    Personalities · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows a man playing his yangqin backstage during a Chinese opera performance while three children look on. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Group of attentive people watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of people sitting by a small drain. They are watching Chinese street opera (wayang). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Group of people watching street opera at Sungei market

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows a group of people watching street opera in a hot day at Sungei market. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two children, 1982 : half-length portrait

    Geography and Travels · Personalities · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the half-length portrait of two children. They are most probably involved in some religious ceremony as the person behind them can be seen holding joss sticks. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children watching Chinese street opera

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Arts · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of children watching Chinese street opera under the hot sun. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children at a Malay wedding, 1972

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a group of children posing for a photo at a Malay wedding. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fishing by the pond : two people

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows two children fishing by a pond, with rows of coconut trees forming the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Contingent of children with a British flag at a parade for H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’ visit : general view

    Events · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown’s collection. It shows a group of schoolboys with banners, with their group leader holding a British flag in front during the parade on 31 March 1922 at ‘Children’s Corner’. This event was part of the programme for H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’...
  • Nine children squatting on a bridge : group photograph

    Geography and Travels · Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture · Percy Hill Collection
    Shown in this photograph are nine naked Malay children squatting on a wooden bridge. Some are hugging themselves probably to keep warm. Behind them is a mountain. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Group of children at a parade for H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’ visit : general view [2]

    Events · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown’s collection. It shows a group of small Chinese girls waiting to take their places in the stand at ‘Children’s Corner’ for the parade on 31 March 1922. This event was part of the programme for H.R.H. the Prince of Wales’ two-day visit...
  • Fishing by the pond : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows three children fishing by a pond, with rows of coconut trees in the background. Two children are sitting on stools. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Children with British flags waiting for the arrival of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales : general view

    Events · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a photograph from E. A. Brown’s collection. It shows children holding British flags awaiting the arrival of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, who was on a two-day visit to Singapore on 31 March and 1 April 1922. This event was known as the ‘Children’s Corner’, and was held...