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  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [45]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. It shows the entrance of South East Asia Room in National Library at Stamford Road. Set up in 1964 South East Asia Room housed the Reference Department and Collection at the National Library at Stamford Road and...
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [104]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. It shows the entrance of South East Asia Room in National Library at Stamford Road. Potted plants are seen. Set up in 1964 South East Asia Room housed the Reference Department and Collection at the National Library...
  • Meyer Flats, entrance, 1968 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the first floor entrance of Meyer Flats. Meyer Flats, also known as Meyer Apartments, was built in 1928 by Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Meyer Road Crescent Flats, entrance : general view [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows one of the main entrances of Crescent Flats. Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman, built these flats in 1909. Crescent Flats was located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Clemenceau Avenue house, doorway : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a close-up on part of what is most likely a doorway to a house. Part of the wooden panelling covering the doorway has chipped off, revealing the cement beneath. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Meyer Road, Crescent Flats, entrance : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a main entrance of Crescent Flats. The entrance features pilasters in the Doric order. Sir Manasseh Meyer, a Jewish businessman, built Crescent Flats in 1909. These flats were located in the East Coast vicinity, but have since been demolished. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
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  • Lanterns at doorway, 1975 : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Arts
    This is a photograph of floral decorations adorning the front door of a Chinese establishment. Also pictured are a pair of lanterns hanging from the ceiling. The Chinese lantern symbolizes long life and is the supreme totem of good luck. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the...
  • Arthur Road no. 110 doorway : close-up [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This 1986 photograph shows a close-up of a doorway in a house, located at no. 110 Arthur Road. Arthur Road is named after Sir Arthur Henderson Young, Governor of the Straits Settlements from 1911 to 1920. Arthur Road is near Tanjong Katong Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Syed Alwi Road shophouse, 1982 : close-up [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a close-up view of a shophouse, located at Syed Alwi Road. It shows details of a doorway on the lower floor, covered with metal grilles, and topped with decorative plasterwork. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Dalvey Road house : interior [4]

    Streets and Places
    This 1985 photograph shows the interior of a house on Dalvey Road. It depicts a well furnished dining room with wall paper and cushioned chairs. Trees can be seen through the French windows. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Arthur Road no. 110 doorway : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This 1986 photograph shows a close-up of a doorway in a house, located at no. 110 Arthur Road. Arthur Road is named after Sir Arthur Henderson Young, Governor of the Straits Settlements from 1911 to 1920. Arthur Road is near Tanjong Katong Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Sims Avenue no. 522, door, 1978 : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1978 photograph depicts the doorway of shophouse no. 522 Sims Avenue (between Lorong 35 and 37). Sims Avenue is named after Chinese businessman Sim Kia Jan. The road mentioned is located in the Geylang area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mountbatten Road no. 720, window, 1983 : general view [1]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a window of a bungalow house, located at no. 720 Mountbatten Road. The lattice window, which is located on the left side of the lower floor, has wire meshing attached. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Race Course Road no. 32 doorway : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows the doorway of house no. 32 Race Course Road. The doorway is flanked by two windows with security bars. Both the doorway and the windows are topped with fanlights. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mountbatten Road no. 720, entrance, 1983 : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows the entrance to a bungalow house, located at no. 720 Mountbatten Road. It shows a close-up of a doorway flanked by two columns. There is a lattice glass window on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pasir Panjang Road no. 190 walkway : general view

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows a walkway at house no. 190 Pasir Panjang Road (house of Lee Choon Seng). The walkway leads off into three doorways, one at the far end, and two on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kampong Java Road no. 137, doorway : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph depicts a close-up view of the curved arch of the top segment of the doorway of a two-storey bungalow. It features decorative metal filigree plaster moulding above the doorway. The bungalow is located at no. 137 Kampong Java Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Emerald Hill Road no. 56, entrance : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows the entrance of a house, located at no. 56 Emerald Hill Road. It shows a doorway with two sets of doors, one of which is a pair of swing doors. The doorway is flanked by two lattice glass windows. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Prince Charles Crescent, block 72 : exterior [5]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph depicts the exterior of block 72 Prince Charles Crescent. It shows a view of the windows and doorways of apartments in the three-storey block of flats. Prince Charles Crescent is named after Prince Charles of the United Kingdom. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Smith Street, doorway : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This 1985 photograph shows an old doorway, with sliding security outer leaf, at Smith Street. Smith Street is named after Sir Cecil Clementi Smith, Governor of the Straits Settlements and High Commissioner from 1887 to 1893. Smith Street is in the Chinatown area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pasir Panjang Road no. 485, entrance, 1984 : close-up

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows the entrance of house no. 485 Pasir Panjang Road (house of Leow Jee Meng, south side). It shows a stone staircase leading up to a front door, flanked by two windows. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jalan Pisang no. 14, entrance : general view

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows the entrance of a shophouse, located at no. 14 Jalan Pisang. It shows a doorway with grilles and a pair of swing doors, next to three windows with security bars. Shophouses found in this area are part of the Kampong Glam conservation area (since 7 July...
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  • Kampong Java Road no. 137 : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph depicts a close-up of the exterior of a room that is part of a two-storey bungalow at no. 137 Kampong Java Road. It shows a doorway with decorative fretwork above it, flanked by two windows with security bars. The façade also features plaster mouldings above the doorway...
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  • Dublin Road no. 22, door and windows : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a close-up of the wooden door and windows of a house located at no. 22 Dublin Road. There are transom windows above the door and windows for ventilation, and the wall below the windows is covered with decorative tiles Title devised by Library staff.
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