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  • NLB old photos 1960s (Album 3) [98]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s photographs (Album 3) collection. It was taken during the opening ceremony of National Library's mobile service for Jurong Town. Two Chinese gentlemen are standing beside a lion used for lion dancing, their hands clasped in a handshake. Policemen in uniform are behind them....
  • Lion dance at Alliance Radio Service

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Arts · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This is a photograph of a lion dance troop performing in front of Alliance Radio Service at East Coast Road. A man is seen giving offerings to the lion. The shop's name is written in both Chinese 协联电器商 and English. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lion dance at Tai Keou School, 1960s : performing

    Heritage and Culture · Education
    This is a photograph of a lion dance, performed on writing desks at Tai Keou School (now Da Qiao Primary School). The school originated in 1936 as a Chinese-medium public school to serve the education needs of the community. It was founded by members of a Hakka clan. Donated by...
  • National Day Parade, 1969 : general view [29]

    Events
    This photograph shows the National Day Parade in 1969 held at the Padang. Seven lions face the spectators performing a lion dance. The National Day Parade is held every year in commemoration of Singapore's independence. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by...
  • National Day Parade, 1969 : general view [27]

    Events
    This photograph shows the National Day Parade in 1969 held at the Padang. Several lions are performing a lion dance. In the background can be seen groups who have completed their performances or are awaiting their turn. The National Day Parade is held every year in commemoration of Singapore's independence....
  • Chingay Parade at Marine Parade, 1978 : performing

    Arts · Heritage and Culture · Events
    This is a 1978 photograph of a lion dance performance during a Chingay Parade at Marine Parade housing estate. Chingay is a street parade held yearly in Singapore as part of the Chinese New Year celebrations, usually on the first Saturday following Chinese New Year. Photograph donated by Wan Fook...
  • National Day Parade, 1969 : general view [30]

    Events
    This photograph shows the National Day Parade in 1969 held at the Padang. Several lions are grouped together in a lion dance performance. The National Day Parade is held every year in commemoration of Singapore's independence. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised...