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  • MacDonald House, stone relief : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a stone relief, found on the façade of MacDonald House located at no. 40A Orchard Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • MacDonald House : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows MacDonald House located at no. 40A Orchard Road. The building houses a banking hall and offices. Title devised by Library staff.
  • MacDonald House, plaque : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a plaque at the main entrance of MacDonald House. The inscription on the stone plaque reads, "The stone was laid by Mrs Malcolm Macdonald wife of his Excellency RT Hon Malcolm Macdonald, PC The Governor General on the Twenty Second Day of September 1947. Architects Palmer...
  • MacDonald House : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows MacDonald House located at no. 40A Orchard Road. The building houses a banking hall and offices. Title devised by Library staff.
  • MacDonald House : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows MacDonald House located at no. 40A Orchard Road. The building houses a banking hall and offices. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Orchard Road, 1987

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows a stretch of Orchard Road. On the left is the 33-storey Tang Plaza (with green-tiled roofs), a building comprising Tangs (department store) and Dynasty Hotel. The high-rise building on the right is Wisma Atria, a shopping mall. A rainbow-colour arch stretches across the road, bearing the F&N...
  • Orchard Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1968 photograph of a shot down Orchard Road, showing rows of buildings lining both its sides. Orchard Road was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th century. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road Amber Mansions : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows the Amber Mansions featuring its wide-arched gallery windows and decorative roof gables. One of Singapore's first shopping centres, it took on the family name (Amber) of its owner, Joseph Elias. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road terrace house : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a terrace house at Orchard Road. It features, on the second storey, half-length casement windows surmounted with fanlights. Orchard Road, which the shophouse is situated at, was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th century. Title...
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  • Orchard Road Amber Mansions : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows the Amber Mansions featuring its wide-arched gallery windows and decorative roof gables. One of Singapore's first shopping centres, it took on the family name (Amber) of its owner, Joseph Elias. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Orchard Road shophouses : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph was taken from Oxley Road (perpendicular to Orchard Road) and shows a shot down Orchard Road with its row of shophouses. Shophouses are of various styles (e.g., early shophouse style, late shophouse style). Orchard Road was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there...
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  • Orchard Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1971 photograph shows a shot down Orchard Road. The right side of the photograph shows the road lined with rows of shophouses featuring five-foot way arcades and half-length casement windows. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road terrace house : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the classic three-storey, three-bay terrace house from the late style. The shophouse features full-length French windows on the second storey, half-length casement windows on the third, and ornate decorations on its façade. Orchard Road, which the shophouse is situated at, was so named due to the...
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  • Orchard Road buildings : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1972 photograph of a shot down Orchard Road, one side of which are shown lined with buildings. Stretching away from the photographer stands the Amber Mansions, one of Singapore's earliest shopping centres. Prominent features of the Amber Mansions are the decorative roof gables. Title devised by Library...
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  • Orchard Road shophouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph was taken from Oxley Road (perpendicular to Orchard Road) and shows a shot down Orchard Road with its row of shophouses. Orchard Road was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th century. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Orchard Road shophouses : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a shot down Orchard Road with its row of shophouses. Photograph was taken eastward of Oxley Road (which is perpendicular to Orchard Road). Orchard Road was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th century. Title devised...
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  • Orchard Road terrace house : general view [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a late-style terrace house featuring bat-shaped vents on the first storey, and full-length French windows on the second. Orchard Road, which the shophouse is situated at, was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th century. Title...
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  • Orchard Road shophouse : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a shophouse probably from the early style featuring an ornamented gable, dentilled cornice, and a roof balustrade. This shophouse is situated at Orchard Road, so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th century. Title devised by Library...
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  • Orchard Road semi-detached houses : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows late-style semi-detached houses featuring bat-shaped vents on the first storey, and full-length French windows on the second on Orchard Road. Orchard Road, which the shophouses are situated at, was so named due to the orchards and plantations that existed there until the turn of the 20th...
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  • Orchard Road Presbyterian Church, 2004 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows the exterior of Orchard Road Presbyterian Church showing white walls, a sloping double-tiered tiled roof, covered front porch with pillars and a domed belfry. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cockpit Hotel, 1980s : night view

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a photograph of Cockpit Hotel at Oxley Rise as seen at night. In front of the brightly-lit building is Buyong Road which turns into Orchard Road. Photograph donated by Tan Liang Chu, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Orchard Road, 1979 : night view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows people walking along Orchard Road, outside the Mandarin Hotel at night. A row of lamps keeps the path illuminated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hilton Hotel, 1970 : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1970 photograph of the Hilton Hotel was taken from an opposite building. The view above the treetops shows scaffolding on the side and front of the hotel. The hotel is located at Orchard Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Orchard Road Presbyterian Church, vicarage kitchen, 2004 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This is a 2004 photograph showing the exterior of the kitchen at the vicarage of Orchard Road Presbyterian Church. The kitchen has a flight of steps and a pitched roof with a cross at the centre. Title devised by Library staff.