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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.
  • 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...
  • Victoria Memorial Hall, 1962

    Arts · Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows Victoria Memorial Hall and its Clock Tower. Located at Empress Place, the memorial hall was built for Queen Victoria, who had passed away in January 1901. Banner over the Victoria Memorial Hall announces the 13th International Salon of Photography and 3rd Foto Fair organised by the Photographic...