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  • VIPs at OCBC Centre inauguration : general view [1]

    Events · Personalities · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a group of men during the OCBC Centre inauguration. Sitting third from left is Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan. Nicknamed Mr OCBC, he was a prominent Peranakan philanthropist and was often credited as the man who built the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC). To his left are Harry...
  • Tan Chin Tuan : close-up [1]

    Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan making a toast to guests from behind a wooden podium that bears the OCBC logo. The dinner was held to celebrate the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • VIPs at OCBC Centre inauguration : general view [3]

    Events · Economy · Organisations · Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph showing David Marshall shaking hands with a man as he arrives at the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) Centre. He is among many VIPs and guests who are attending the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tan Chin Tuan : close-up [2]

    Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan making a speech from behind a wooden podium that bears the OCBC logo. The dinner was held to celebrate the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tan Chin Tuan : close-up [5]

    Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan making a toast to guests from behind a wooden podium that bears the OCBC logo. The dinner was held to celebrate the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tan Chin Tuan : close-up [4]

    Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan making a toast to guests from behind a wooden podium that bears the OCBC logo. The dinner was held to celebrate the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tan Chin Tuan : close-up [3]

    Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Tan Sri Tan Chin Tuan making a speech from behind a wooden podium that bears the OCBC logo. The dinner was held to celebrate the inauguration of OCBC Centre. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Formal dinner : group photograph

    Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows men in military ceremonial uniforms and suits seated at a table at a formal function. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Female military officers : two people

    Geography and Travels · Personalities · Politics and Government · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph depicts two women in military ceremonial uniform. One woman is helping to make adjustments to the uniform of the other, who is looking at her reflection in the mirror and adjusting her collar. On the left, a drill weapon is propped up against the wall while a notice...
  • Amir of Kuwait visiting the Jurong Town Hall : general view

    Personalities · Politics and Government · Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph showing the late Amir of Kuwait (Amir is the arabic word for commander, general or prince), His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah with a delegation, probably after a tour of the Jurong Town Hall (now renamed iHUB). On the left is a board with the...
  • Fisherman : action

    Economy · Personalities · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a tanned, wiry fisherman casting his fishing net into the sea. Title devised by Library staff.