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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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, 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.
  • Presbyterian Church, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of the Presbyterian Church. Erected in 1878 on Orchard Road, this is the earliest Presbyterian Church in Singapore. The Presbyterian Church has also been known as Greja Kechil (Malay for small church) and Scots Church. Title from inscription, on...
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  • Orchard Circus in the 1960s : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows Orchard Circus, a traffic island roundabout, which fronted the Government House (now the Istana Negara) where Clemenceau Avenue cuts through Orchard Road. The Orchard area is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along Orchard Road in the 1830s. Date...
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  • Orchard Road houses, 1968 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows houses located in Orchard Road (between Cairnhill Road and Emerald Hill Road). Orchard Road supposedly got its name from the orchards and plantations that existed in the area until the turn of the 20th century. It is now a major tourist and shopping belt. Title devised...
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  • Orchard Road Market : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1978 photograph depicting the interior of Orchard Road Market at Koek Road. The market had been vacated as it was going to be demolished. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road Market : interior [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1978 photograph depicting the interior of Orchard Road Market at Koek Road. The market had been vacated as it was going to be demolished. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road Police Station, S'pore 39, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows the Orchard Road Police Station. Located at the western end of Orchard Road at the junction with Paterson Road, this was one of the subsidiary police stations that was opened in the late 19th century. Title from inscription, on front of...
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  • Orchard Road, 217, 1870s : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1870s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of Orchard Road. This road began as a country lane lined with bamboo hedge and shrubbery. It is believed that the road got its name from the nutmeg, pepper and fruit orchards that used to lie on both sides...
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  • Orchard Circus in the 1960s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows Orchard Circus, a traffic island roundabout, which fronted the Government House (now the Istana Negara) where Clemenceau Avenue cuts through Orchard Road. The Orchard area is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along Orchard Road in the 1830s. Title...
    Reproduction Available
  • Orchard Road houses, 1968 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows houses located in Orchard Road (between Cairnhill Road and Emerald Hill Road). Orchard Road supposedly got its name from the orchards and plantations that existed in the area until the turn of the 20th century. It is now a major tourist and shopping belt. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Orchard Circus in the 1960s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows Orchard Circus, a traffic island roundabout, which fronted the Government House (now the Istana Negara) where Clemenceau Avenue cuts through Orchard Road. The Orchard area is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along Orchard Road in the 1830s. Date...
    Reproduction Available