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  • 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 front facade of the building facing the main road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kranji War Cemetery, circa 1966 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows a general view of the Kranji War Cemetery. Taken probably in 1966 or 1967, the picture depicts the view as seen from the entrance of the cemetery. The Stone of Remembrance with the inscription "Their name liveth forever more" sits at the bottom of the stairs, near...
  • Kranji War Cemetery, circa 1966 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows a general view of the Kranji War Cemetery. The white headstones are spread out in neat rows on a gently sloping green hill, overlooking the hills of Singapore in the background. The picture was probably taken in 1966 or 1967. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • Inscriptions on base of Civilian War Memorial : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up of the inscriptions on the platform base of the Civilian War Memorial. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Masjid Sultan, 2010 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Masjid Sultan (Sultan Mosque), a national monument gazetted in 1975. Built in 1928 by Denis Santry, it is considered as one of the most important mosques in Singapore. The windows have an arch-shaped design, and there is a qubba at the top of the mosque. Two...
  • House of Tan Yeok Nee, roof : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the intricate roof details on the house formerly belonging to Tan Yeok Nee. The building was gazetted as a National Monument on 29th November 1974. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hong San See temple, ceiling : close up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the details of the timber beam in the middle hall of the Hong San See temple (风山寺). The are intricate carvings, with two dragon sculptures, as well as a black board with traditional Chinese art on it. Hong San See temple is located at no. 31...
  • Lim Bo Seng memorial : general view

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Lim Bo Seng memorial at Esplanade Park. The pagoda-shaped monument was built to honour Lim Bo Seng for his heroism and patriotism during World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • MICA Building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows MICA (Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts) Building. The building was formerly known as Old Hill Street Police Station. It was gazetted as a National Monument on 18 December 1998. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple, pillars : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the intricate details on the pillars of Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple, at Serangoon Road. It is one of the oldest Hindu temples in Singapore and was gazetted as a national monument on 10th November 1978. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple at Serangoon Road. It is one of the oldest Hindu temples in Singapore and was gazetted as a national monument on 10th November 1978. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Masjid Hajjah Fatimah, plaque, 2009 : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a plaque by the Preservation of Monuments Board which commemorates the gazetting of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah or Hajjah Fatimah Mosque as a national monument. It includes information on the construction of the mosque. The mosque is located at 4001 Beach Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • War Memorial Park : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the War Memorial Park, which is dedicated to civilians of all races who were victims of World War ll. The War Memorial consists of four columns representing the four races in Singapore. Esplanade Theatre and Esplanade Mall can be seen in the background. Title devised by...
  • The Cenotaph : general view [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 black and white photograph shows the Cenotaph located at Esplanade Park. The Cenotaph is a war memorial which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hong San See temple, ceiling : close up [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the details of the timber beam in the courtyard of the Hong San See temple (风山寺). The red beams are decorated with intricate gold carvings. Hong San See temple is located at no. 31 Mohamed Sultan Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Memorial within the Civilian War Memorial : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows an urn on a platform found within the Singapore Civilian War Memorial. There are inscriptions on the base of the platform, stating that the memorial is dedicated to the memories of victims killed during the Japanese occupation. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hong San See temple, courtyard : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the courtyard of Hong San See temple (风山寺), located at no. 31 Mohamed Sultan Road. It has a traditional Chinese architectural design, with colourful statues on its roof. Inside the sheltered courtyard, there is an altar. Above the altar, there is a traditional Chinese lantern, as...
  • Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple, gopurams : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows two gopurams (towers) at the entrance to Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple, at Serangoon Road. It is one of the oldest Hindu temples in Singapore and was gazetted as a national monument on 10th November 1978. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hong San See temple signage, 2009 : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signage of Hong San See temple (风山寺), which is located at 31 Mohamed Sultan Road. The temple was originally established at Tras Street in 1829 and was gazetted as a National Monument in 1978. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dalhousie Obelisk : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Dalhousie Obelisk located at Empress Place. The monument was built to commemorate the visit of Lord James Andrew, the Marquise of Dalhousie, Governor-General of India. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tan Kim Seng Fountain : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Tan Kim Seng Fountain located at Esplanade Park. Built to commemorate Tan Kim Seng's contribution towards Singapore's first public waterworks, the Victorian-style iron fountain has three tiers and is decorated with sculptures of classical figures. One tier features four Muses while the tier below that features...
  • Tan Kim Seng Fountain : close-up [4]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows one of the four statues on Tan Kim Seng Fountain. The Victorian-style iron fountain has three tiers and is decorated with classical figures. This photograph shows Clio, the Muse of History, carrying a scroll. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Armenian Church, 2010 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the exterior of the Armenian Church, located at no. 60 Hill Street. It shows a view of the steeple, the gable, and the walls of the church. The date 1835 is mounted on the wall just below the roof gable. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Civilian War Memorial, 2010 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Civilian War Memorial located at the War Memorial Park. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.