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  • Changi River : panoramic view [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi River or Sungei Changi from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kampong Bahru water village, 1919 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Kampong B" on the front and "Kampong Bahru, 1919" on the back. The photograph shows a village with boats and houses built above the water. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
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  • View of Singapore River from Fort Canning. 234, 1880s : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · G.R. Lambert & Co. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1880s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of the Singapore River from Fort Canning Hill. In the middle of the photograph is Elgin Bridge on the river. Coleman Bridge can be partially seen in the foreground. On the north bank of the river (today's Empress Place),...
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  • Seafront, 1900s : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "$5. 95571. 2093" on the back. The photograph shows a beach along the seafront. There are fences lining the beach, with coconut trees on the other side of the fence. In the distance, a pavilion can be seen. The...
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  • Kampong Bahru water village, 1919 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "ahru, Singapore" on the front and "Kampong Bahru, 1919" on the back. The photograph shows a village with houses built above the water. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
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  • View of kampong, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows a view of a kampong. Houses in a kampong were usually raised on wooden pillars above the ground. No fencing marked the boundary around the ground and houses were sometimes surrounded by plants, betel palms and a variety of fruit trees. Title devised by Library staff....
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  • Hut on Chia Eng Say Road : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a hut in an abandoned village on Chua Eng Say Road. The hut stands on a slope, surrounded by wilderness. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Changi Beach : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a paved walkway along Changi Beach, opposite the Changi International Exhibition and Convention Centre, along Nicoll Drive. The 28-hectare beach is one of the oldest coastal parks in Singapore, with 3.3 km of sandy beach between Changi Point and Changi Ferry Road. Title devised by Library...
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  • Changi Beach : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi Beach, opposite the Changi International Exhibition and Convention Centre, along Nicoll Drive. The 28-hectare beach is one of the oldest coastal parks in Singapore, with 3.3 km of sandy beach between Changi Point and Changi Ferry Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Changi Beach : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a paved walkway along Changi Beach, opposite the Changi International Exhibition and Convention Centre, along Nicoll Drive. The 28-hectare beach is one of the oldest coastal parks in Singapore, with 3.3 km of sandy beach between Changi Point and Changi Ferry Road. Title devised by Library...
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong Terigu : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Lorong Terigu, with a view of two roads cutting through wilderness. Lorong Terigu is near to Holland Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Changi River : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts many small boats docking in Changi River from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • A look in the jungle, 1890s : general view

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. taken between 1890-1899, shows a view of the lush and wild growth of a jungle. Title from inscription, on front of photograph. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Jungle scene : general view

    Nature and Environment · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph showing the dense landscape inside a jungle located in Malaysia. The jungle floor is densely covered in plants and many tall trees surround the area. The photograph is part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP...
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  • Lorong Terigu : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Lorong Terigu, with views of the road and abandoned village. The road mentioned is no longer found in the present day street directory. Lorong Terigu is near to Holland Road which was named after an early Tanglin architect, Hugh Holland.
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  • Shores of Penang Island, 1950s : general view

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the landscape of the shores of Penang Island which are covered with mostly forests and jungles. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
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  • East Coast village in 1919 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Katong East Coast, 1919" on the back. The photograph shows houses in a village in Katong. Katong is the name of a species of sea turtles now extinct. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Changi River : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts many small boats docking in Changi River from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Water village, 1900s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph shows a village with houses built above the water. There are many trees along the shoreline. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
    Reproduction Available
  • New Harbour, 1863 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Arts · Geography and Travels · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1863 photograph illustrates New Habour, which was later renamed Keppel Habour in 1900. The image was digitised from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled "Views and types of Singapore, 1863". Title information from donor.
    Reproduction Available
  • Seaside kampong, 1890 : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890 photograph shows a seaside kampong. Houses in a kampong were usually raised on wooden pillars above the ground. No fencing marked the boundary around the ground and houses were sometimes surrounded by plants, betel palms and a variety of fruit trees. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Sixth Avenue kampong hut : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a simple hut on Sixth Avenue, part of the kampong opposite Namly Avenue and Namly Gardens. There is a wild garden in front of the hut. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [20]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing the seafront of Punggol Point on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised...
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  • Hut on Chia Eng Say Road : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a hut in an abandoned village on Chua Eng Say Road. The hut stands on a slope, surrounded by wilderness. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available