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  • Laidlaw building and Bank of China building, 1960s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows the Whiteaway Laidlaw Building and the Bank of China Building at the mouth of the Singapore River. Whiteaway Laidlaw was a premier department store in the early 20th century. In 1962, Maybank took over the building and renamed it Malayan Bank Chambers. The building was then...
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  • Mansfield/Straits Steamship office staff, 1957 : group photograph

    Economy · Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1957 photograph has the words "Mansfields/ Straits Steamship Office & Floating staff. LtoR.Back. Nov. 1957 x x x x x victualling x x x x x x " seat Roger Pierson x x x Pat Caldicot Captain Jimmy Harkness x x x " grass x x x x Derek...
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  • Laidlaw building and Bank of China building, 1960s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows the Whiteaway Laidlaw building and the Bank of China building at the mouth of the Singapore River, from Cavenagh Bridge. Whiteaway Laidlaw was a premier department store in the early 20th century. In 1962, Maybank took over the building and renamed it Malayan Bank Chambers. The...
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  • Nedlloyd House, windows : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
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  • Nedlloyd House : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a side view of Nedlloyd House, located at Finlayson Green. The building name is mounted on the façade, just above the entrance. A traffic light stands just to the right of the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Denmark House : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows Denmark House, taken from across the street. The building is located at the corner of Raffles Quay and Telegraph Street, in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nedlloyd House : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a side view of Nedlloyd House, located at Finlayson Green. The building name is mounted on the façade, just above the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jeddah Street no. 8 and 10 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1990 photograph showing houses no. 8 and 10 Jeddah Street. A partial view of the Gateway building can be seen in the background. No longer found in the present-day street directory, Jeddah Street was in the Bugis Street vicinity. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nedlloyd House, windows : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a close-up of Nedlloyd House, located at Finlayson Green. It shows a view of the windows of the building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Jeddah Street no. 14 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1990 photograph showing shophouse no. 14 at Jeddah Street amidst a row of shophouses. A partial view of the Gateway building can be seen in the background. No longer found in the present-day street directory, Jeddah Street was in the Bugis Street vicinity. Title devised by Library...
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  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, located at the corner of Finlayson Green and Raffles Quay. The roads mentioned are located in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nedlloyd House : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows Nedlloyd House, located at Finlayson Green, with a view of its front entrance. The building name is mounted on the façade, just above the entrance. A traffic light stands just to the right of the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nedlloyd House : side view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a side view of Nedlloyd House, located at Finlayson Green. The building name is mounted on the façade, just above the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, located at the corner of Finlayson Green and Raffles Quay. The roads mentioned are located in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, located at no.2 Finlayson Green. Opened on 10 December 1955, it was considered to be the tallest building in Southeast Asia. The building, designed by Ng Keng Seng, is now known as the Ascott Raffles Place (renamed in November 2008). Title devised...
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  • Geylang Bahru Lee Rubber office : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the Lee Rubber office at Geylang Bahru. The company shares the three-storey building with another company, Tropical Produce. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Balestier Road no. 11 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a four-storey building (dated 1953) at no. 11 Balestier Road (between Race Course Road and Tessensohn Road), which is occupied by Chop Chuan Seng Timber Merchant. Balestier Road is named after Joseph Balestier, the first American Consul in 1834. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Geylang Bahru Lee Rubber office : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the Lee Rubber office at Geylang Bahru. The company shares the three-storey building with another company, Tropical Produce. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Shenton Way, mid-1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view along Shenton Way with office buildings flanking the road and two new buildings under construction at the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shenton Way, mid-1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of towering office buildings flanking Shenton Way. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ascott Raffles Place : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the former Asia Insurance Building, now known as Ascott Raffles Place. The building, once owned by Asia Insurance, has been converted into a luxury service apartment by the Ascott Group. The word "ASCOTT" can be seen above the front entrance of the building, and other high-rise...
  • HarbourFront buildings : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing several office buildings located at the HarbourFront area. The cable car station at Harbourfront Tower II can also be seen in the picture. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shenton Way no. 8 signage : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the sign for no. 8 Shenton Way, a 52-storey office building in the commercial district. The name of the building is etched on the signage in white against a dark background. A partial view of the cylindrical building can be seen in the background. Title devised...
  • Tokio Marine Centre : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the construction site for Tokio Marine Centre located at no. 20 McCallum Street. The façade of the 122-metre tall Tokio Marine Centre is characterised by slanting and intersecting concrete columns. At the bottom of the building there is a sheltered walkway with green road signs and...