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  • Sin Wah Theatre : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970s photograph shows Sin Wah Theatre, located at Lorong Ah Thia, off Upper Bukit Timah Road. Besides the usual screening of commercial movies, the theatre also screened films to raise funds. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • East Coast Road : aerial view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows East Coast Road taken from an overhead bridge. Roxy Cinema can be seen on the right. Currently, the Roxy Century Park Hotel sits on the plot of land that once used to be the cinema. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Odeon Cinema, 1954 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the exterior of Odeon Cinema, with movie promotional materials such as posters and billboards at the building's lobby area. Odeon Cinema was built by Cathay Organisation and located at the junction of North Bridge Road and Cashin Street in 1953. It was Cathay's most successful box office...
  • Capitol Cinema arcade entrance : interior [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the arcade entrance of the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its...
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  • Capitol Cinema : side view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a side view of the old Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road, previously known as Capitol Theatre. Completed in 1930, it served as a theatre until 1946, when it became Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building...
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  • Capitol Cinema arcade entrance : interior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the arcade entrance of the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its...
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  • Capitol Cinema lobby : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the lobby of the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its last...
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  • Tanjong Pagar Road, towards Neil Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Tanjong Pagar Road, towards Neil Road. It shows a view of a street with shophouses in the right foreground and on the left, and Metropole Cinema in the right background. Tanjong Pagar means "cape of stakes" in Malay, and the road is probably named for the...
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  • Capitol Cinema escape stairs : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the escape stairs of Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its last movie on...
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  • Capitol Cinema exit, on Stamford Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exit from the old Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its last movie...
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  • Capitol Cinema driveway : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the driveway exit from the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its...
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  • Capitol Cinema arcade entrance footway : interior

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the footway at arcade entrance of the old Capitol Cinema, at North Bridge Road and Stamford Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building)...
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  • Hoover Cinema, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the Hoover Cinema on Balestier Road. The cinema, which is built in 1960, is no longer found in the present day street directory. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Capitol Cinema : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a side view of the old Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road, previously known as Capitol Theatre. Completed in 1930, it served as a theatre until 1946, when it became Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema arcade entrance : interior [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the arcade entrance of the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It screened its...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema entrance : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the entrance to the lobby of the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It...
    Reproduction Available
  • Tanjong Pagar Road, towards Neil Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Tanjong Pagar Road, towards Neil Road. It shows a view of a street with shophouses in the right foreground and on the left, and Metropole Cinema in the right background. Tanjong Pagar means "cape of stakes" in Malay, and the road is probably named for the...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exterior of the old Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road, previously known as Capitol Theatre. Completed in 1930, it served as a theatre until 1946, when it became Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a side view of the old Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road, previously known as Capitol Theatre. Completed in 1930, it served as a theatre until 1946, when it became Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema exit, on North Bridge Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exit from the old Capitol Cinema on North Bridge Road, towards Stamford Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema exit, on North Bridge Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exit from the old Capitol Cinema on North Bridge Road, towards Stamford Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It...
    Reproduction Available
  • Queen's Cinema, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Queen's Cinema at Geylang Road. The road leading to the cinema is lined with shophouses, and parked vehicles, along both sides. The cinema, which opened in the early 1930s, is no longer found in the present day street directory. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Capitol Cinema entrance : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the entrance to the lobby of the old Capitol Cinema, on North Bridge Road. Previously known as Capitol Theatre, dated 1930, it was Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in 1992. It...
    Reproduction Available
  • Capitol Cinema : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the old Capitol Cinema on Stamford Road, previously known as Capitol Theatre. Completed in 1930, it served as a theatre until 1946, when it became Shaw Organisation's flagship cinema. In 1984, it was earmarked for urban redevelopment and relaunched as Capitol Building (formerly Shaw Building) in...
    Reproduction Available