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  • Hill Street building (former old Hill Street Police Station)

    Streets and Places · NAS Photographs {18708754}
    Hill Street building (former old Hill Street Police Station).
  • Telok Ayer Market, mid-1970s [3]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a row of food stalls at the old Telok Ayer Market building, or Lau Pa Sat, located at Raffles Quay. Patrons are seen eating at the small round tables in front of the stalls. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Civilian War Memorial, mid-1970s

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This 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.
  • Telok Ayer Market, mid-1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of Telok Ayer Market, or Lau Pa Sat, located at Raffles Quay, with its distinct architecture and clock tower. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Supreme Court and City Hall, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view of the old Supreme Court building (left) and the City Hall building from across the Padang. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Telok Ayer Market, mid-1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the interior view of the old Telok Ayer Market building, or Lau Pa Sat, with crowds filling up the tables. Food stalls are located at the market's periphery while dining area is at the centre. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Telok Ayer Market, mid-1970s [4]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a female stall owner standing in front of her food stall at the old Telok Ayer Market building, or Lau Pa Sat, located at Raffles Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City Hall, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of the City Hall building from across the Padang. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City Hall

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an internal view of the former City Hall, now part of the National Gallery Singapore. On the floor of a lower level in the building is a piece of stone laid by Sir Thomas Shenton Whitelegge Thomas, the Governor, Commissioner and Chief of the Straits Settlement. This...
  • City Hall

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an internal view of the former City Hall, now part of the National Gallery Singapore. This is a corner of level one of the City Hall wing, just outside the entrance to Keppel Centre for Art Education. Title supplied by Donor.
  • City Hall

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an internal view of the former City Hall, now part of the National Gallery Singapore. A short flight of steps on the right leads up to two others in opposite directions, one leading to the foreground while the other to the background. The steps are covered by...
  • City Hall

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an internal view of the former City Hall, now part of the National Gallery Singapore. The ground floor features parquet flooring. The interior is predominantly white with some wooden features. Three levels are seen in this photograph. Title supplied by Donor.
  • City Hall

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an internal view of the former City Hall, now part of the National Gallery Singapore. This shows the walkways on the upper levels above the Padang Atrium. The building features grey slabs of rock with tall columns. Title supplied by Donor.
  • View of Padang and Marina Bay

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the Padang and Marina Bay from the National Gallery. In the foreground an exhibit has been set up in the centre on the Padang. It is surrounded by five open structures. In the background the Esplanade and the Singapore Flyer can be seen on...
  • New Supreme Court building

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the new Supreme Court building at 1 Supreme Court Lane. A disc-like dome is seen on the rooftop of the low-rise building. The dome is where the court of the appeal, the highest court, is found. Title supplied by Donor.
  • City Hall

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an internal view of the former City Hall, now part of the National Gallery Singapore. A dome with dark arch windows is shown. Title supplied by Donor.
  • The Istana : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a driveway leading to the Istana's main building. It has a tropical layout like a Malay house, surrounded by verandahs, louvred windows and panelled doors, to promote cross ventilation, and an airy and cool interior. The central three-storey high tower block dominates the building. This 'one-stage'...
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  • Java Road houses : aerial view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows an aerial view of the houses along Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. Java Road was known for its masonry workshops, however, it is no longer listed in the street directory. Today, a new Java Road which was constructed in the mid-1990s allows access...
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  • The Istana : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a hallway in the Istana. The Istana is the official residence of the President of the Republic of Singapore. It is located along Orchard Road in Singapore’s prime shopping district. The Istana was previously known as Government House and was the residence of the Governor of...
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  • Java Road, 1967 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some houses along Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. The minaret of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah can be seen on the left. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. It was gazetted a national monument in 1973....
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  • Java Road, 1967 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some houses along Java Road, in the historic Kampong Glam area. The minaret of Masjid Hajjah Fatimah can be seen on the left. Built between 1845 and 1846, the mosque was named after Hajjah Fatimah, a wealthy businesswoman. It was gazetted a national monument in 1973....
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  • Mosaic tiled pathway beside Thian Hock Keng Temple, 1969 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a mosaic tiled pathway beside the Thian Hock Keng Temple, 天福宫. The temple, located at 158 Telok Ayer Street, is Singapore’s oldest Chinese temple and is recognised as the most important temple of the local Hokkien community. The temple was gazetted as a national monument on...
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  • Steeple of St. Andrew's Cathedral : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the steeple of St Andrew's Cathedral taken from Raffles Institution (RI). The Anglican Cathedral, which was named after St. Andrew, a patron saint of Scotland is the oldest Anglican house of worship in Singapore. Situated next to the City Hall MRT station, it was gazetted as...
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  • Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus, corridor : close-up

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a corridor with benches lining the sides in the Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus (CHIJ), a premier girls’ school established in 1854 by an order of French Catholic nuns. It was located on a self-contained city block bound by Victoria Street, Bras Basah, North Bridge...
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