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  • Shophouses around Chinatown with a view of International Plaza, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides around Chinatown. The street seems to lead towards the 51-storey International Plaza. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Trengganu Street,...
  • Beach Road, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of Beach Road with 35-storey Shaw Towers in the background. The complex houses two cinemas (namely, Prince Cinema and Jade Cinema), retail outlets and parking lots in the podium block, and offices in the tower block. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses around Chinatown with a view of UOB Building, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses around Chinatown. Motor vehicles lined the side of street and clothes hang on bamboo poles on the upper level of the shophouses. UOB Building is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Trengganu Street, Temple...
  • Shophouses at the corner of Cross Street, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of some shophouses at the corner of Cross Street. Street vendors can be seen in front of the shophouses. A trishaw is seen moving in the opposite direction of the traffic. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the...
  • Bumboats on Singapore River, circa 1966-1980

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows some bumboats moored on the Singapore River. Coleman Bridge which spanned over Singapore River is on the far left. In the background, 30-storey UOB Building and 52-storey OCBC Centre is visible. Title devised by Library staff.