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  • Museum - Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph shows the exterior of Raffles Library and Museum, located at Stamford Road. The museum was designed in Neo-Palladian and Renaissance style. It consists of two rectangular parallel blocks, with a dome at the front of the building. Metal gates with stone posts...
  • Raffles Museum, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the front of a black-and-white postcard. It features an interior view of the Raffles Museum and Library, located at Stamford Road, Singapore. Seen here are some of the animal exhibits, including animal skeletons. Date of creation estimated.
  • Interior view of Raffles Museum, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the front and back of a tinted postcard sent from Singapore to England. It features an interior view of the Raffles Museum and Library, located at Stamford Road, Singapore. Seen here are some of the animal exhibits, including animal skeletons. The undivided back is affixed with a...
  • Raffles Museum & Library, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the front and back of a tinted postcard. It features the Raffles Museum and Library, located at Stamford Road, Singapore. Seen here is the two-storey main building, with an internal rotunda crowned by a dome. On the divided back, "Made in Japan" is printed on the dividing...
  • Raffles Museum, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This postcard from the “Lim Shao Bin Collection” features a photograph of a partial view of the Raffles Museum in Singapore. It is a two-storey building in Western style architecture. The building is partially hidden by trees in front of it. A fence separates the compound of the museum and...
  • Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, postcard : front

    Streets and Places
    The image shows a general view of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, located at Chamberlain Square, Birmingham. Some of the museum and gallery's architectural features include a dome and a clock tower (which is also known locally as "Big Brum"). Passers-by, tram and other vehicles in the Chamberlain Square can...
  • Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, postcard : back

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the back of the postcard "Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, postcard". Two messages in black ink are handwritten on the divided back of the postcard. Dated "22/8/22", the postcard is written by "S. H." to "Miss B. N. Song". The writer writes about their travel plans to...
  • Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the court building, seen next to Empress Place Museum (now the Asian Civilization Museum). The Juvenile Court was an extension to the Civil District Courts at Empress Place in the 1950s and 1960s. The court was relocated to Havelock Square Complex in 1975. Title devised by...
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  • Raffles Library and Museum, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. has a handwritten note "Museum Singapore (Orchard Road)" on the front. The photograph shows a view of the original 1887 front block of the Raffles Library and Museum, at Stamford Road. The design was guided by the Renaissance principles of balance and...
  • Raffles Library and Museum, 1890s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows the exterior of Raffles Library and Museum, located at Stamford Road. The museum was designed in Neo-Palladian and Renaissance style. It consists of two rectangular parallel blocks, with a dome at the front of the building. Metal gates with stone posts surround the museum grounds. The...
  • Museum, Singapore, 1902 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This A G.R. Lambert & Co. 1902 photograph shows the entrance of Raffles Library and Museum, located at the present Stamford Road. The museum was designed in Neo-Palladian and Renaissance style and consists of two rectangular parallel blocks, with a dome at the front of the building. Metal gates with...
  • Singapore Philatelic Museum : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the Singapore Philatelic Museum located at 23-B Coleman Street. The two-storey building features a slate roof, a façade decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Living World, sculpture : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a sculpture titled "Living World" by Ju Ming, a Taiwanese sculptor, who attained fame in Taiwan in the 1970s and in New York in 1983. The sculpture shows four human figures, made of materials that include bronze, Styrofoam, ceramics and stainless steel. Behind the sculpture, part...
  • Fire Safety for Singapore - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, sculpture : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a sculpture titled "Fire Safety for Singapore - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow", located in front of the Civil Defence Heritage Gallery. This sculpture is proudly sponsored by the National Fire Prevention Council, in recognition of the firemen who risk their lives and go beyond the call...
  • Peranakan Museum, side gate : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows the decorative wrought iron side gate of Peranakan Museum (formerly the Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows Peranakan Museum (formerly Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. The three-storey building has a façade featuring arches decorated with plaster mouldings. A low stone wall topped with metal railings can be seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Exhibition on satay : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a makeshift satay stall in the food section of Singapore Living Galleries, at the National Museum of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Peranakan Museum : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a side view of Peranakan Museum (formerly Tao Nan School) located at Armenian Street. The three-storey building has a façade featuring arches decorated with plaster mouldings, and windows covered with wooden louvred shutters. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Gallery in National Museum of Singapore : interior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the interior of one of the galleries located in the National Museum of Singapore. Besides reading descriptions of the works, visitors can also watch the videos being played on the screen. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Black Earth Art Museum : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the open-air corridor of Black Earth Art Museum. The museum is located at 352 Joo Chiat Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore History Gallery : interior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows an exhibition space in the Singapore History Gallery. Hanging from the ceiling are old street signs and framed artworks line the walls. A wooden exhibition display cabinet and benches occupy the centre of the room. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Batu lesong : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a variety of batu lesong (granite mortar and pestle) exhibited in the food section of Singapore Living Galleries, at the National Museum of Singapore. Batu lesong is used to pound fresh spices and herbs. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Black Earth Art Museum signage : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the signboard for Black Earth Art Museum. The museum is located at 352 Joo Chiat Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • "The bag, carrier bags in Singapore from the 1950s to the 1980s", exhibits : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows exhibits in "The bag, carrier cags in Singapore from the 1950s to the 1980s" exhibition. This exhibition was held in the National Museum of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.