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  • Rochor River, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of the Rochor River between 1974 and 1976. It shows bumboats mooring on each side of the river, while two sampans, one carrying passengers, are plying the river. In the background is the old demolished Kallang Gas Works. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Rhu, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a panoramic south view of Tanjong Rhu between 1974 and 1976, with ships mooring on the river. On the right of the photograph is the Khong Guan Flour Mill and on the left is the now demolished floating Oasis Restaurant. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Rhu, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Rochor River between 1974 and 1976. It shows the view of the river facing the now demolished floating Oasis Restaurant and the National Stadium. Ships and bumboats are mooring along the shores and on the waters. On the other side of the...
  • Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House, circa 1961 : frontage

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the front of the building facing the main road near the roundabout. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Architectural model of Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House : exterior

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the making of the architectural model of the building and the model in different viewing perspectives of its exterior - the full view, top view and side view. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House, 1961

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the exterior view of the building facing the main road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Architectural model of Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House : interior

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows seven images of the architectural model of the building interior for each level in the building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Theatre : night view

    Streets and Places · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a view of the Capitol Theatre at night, with large signboards displaying movie screenings atop the theater and bright neon signs on other nearby buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows redevelopment work being carried out to Capitol Building at the junction of North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. Cranes and excavator are seen at the site across the road in the foreground. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Capitol Building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows redevelopment work being carried out to Capitol Building at the junction of North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. Two cranes are seen at the site. Swissotel The Stamford Singapore, one of the tallest hotels in Southeast Asia, can be seen in the background. Title supplied by Donor....
  • Former Beach Road miiltary camp

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a side view of the former Beach Road military camp which is located opposite Raffles Hotel, along Beach Road. The predominantly white building features a long, vertical ornamental window. At the base of the window is a memorial plaque that commemorates the volunteers who died during World...
  • Former Beach Road miiltary camp

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a side view of the former Beach Road military camp which is located opposite Raffles Hotel, along Beach Road. The predominantly white building features a long, vertical ornamental window. At the base of the window is a memorial plaque that commemorates the volunteers who died during World...
  • Former Beach Road miiltary camp

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the interior of the former Beach Road military camp which is located opposite Raffles Hotel, along Beach Road. This is taken in an open space of the camp. Part of a three-storey building built in the art deco style can be seen. Title supplied...
  • Capitol Building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows part of the exterior of the front of Capitol Building located at the junction of North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. The light cream three-storey building features European architectural details. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Capitol Theatre

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the front of Capitol Theatre, a neoclassical building located at 17 Stamford Road. It was adjoined to four-storey Capitol Building. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Former Beach Road miiltary camp

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a memorial plaque that commemorates the volunteers who died during World War II. This plague is at the base of a long, vertical ornamental window of the former Beach Road military camp which is located opposite Raffles Hotel, along Beach Road. Title supplied by Library staff.
  • Former Beach Road miiltary camp

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows part of a long, vertical ornamental window of the former Beach Road military camp which is located opposite Raffles Hotel, along Beach Road. The words "S.S.V.F. H.Q. 1931" can be seen. Title supplied by Library staff.
  • Capitol Building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the exterior of Capitol Building located at the junction of North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. In the background is Swissotel The Stamford, one of the tallest hotels in Southeast Asia. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Capitol Building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows part of the exterior of the back of Capitol Building. A full dumpster and a heap covered by a big piece of blue canvas are seen near an external staircase of the light cream building. Title supplied by Donor.
  • St. Andrews's Cathedral, Singapore, 1953

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street view of the St. Andrew's Cathedral building at City Hall. Its signature spire towers above a nearby tree. Several cars are parked in front of the church, This photograph was taken with a Roflex in February 1953. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City Hall and the Padang, 1953

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a long and side view of City Hall and the Padang. A row of vintage cars are parked along the edge of the Padang. The spire of the St. Andrew's Cathedral is visible above the City Hall building on the top right of the photograph. This photograph...
  • Old Supreme Court building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a front view of the former Supreme Court with the Padang in front of the building. It was situated next to the City Hall building. Several cars are parked along the edge of the Padang. Today the former Supreme Court and former City Hall buildings house the...
  • Robinsons building, 1953

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the front view of the Robinsons building at Raffles Place. It is a three-storey sprawling building with an above ground car park. Several cars are seen parked in front of the building. This photograph was taken with a Roflex in February 1953. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Theatre, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a general view of Capitol Theatre located at the junction of Stamford Road and North Bridge Road. It was built in 1929 by the Namazie brothers, a Persian family, who completed the accompanying four-storey building, Shaws Building in 1933. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...