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  • Hill Street building (former old Hill Street Police Station)

    Streets and Places · NAS Photographs {18708754}
    Hill Street building (former old Hill Street Police Station).
  • Supreme Court, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the exterior view of Supreme Court, with its distinctive domed tower, columns and arches. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Supreme Court and City Hall, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view of the old Supreme Court building (left) and the City Hall building from across the Padang. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City Hall, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of the City Hall building from across the Padang. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Toa Payoh HDB Hub during circuit breaker period

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Loo, Janice
    Contributed by Janice Loo, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows the atrium at the Hub that is relatively uncrowded with only food outlets opened for takeaways during the circuit breaker period. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Supreme Court Lane : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1968 photograph shows Supreme Court Lane. A balcony and arches of the former Supreme Court can be seen. The spire of Saint Andrew's Cathedral is featured in the background. Supreme Court Lane is located between Parliament's Place and Coleman Street, in the City Hall area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • People's Association headquarters : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the People's Association (PA) headquarters, which was in operation till 9 April 2009. The headquarters was previously the terminal building of Kallang Airport. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Hill Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows part of Hill Street. Shophouses can be seen by the side of the road. The spire of Cathedral of the Good Shepherd can be seen in the background. The former Malaysian High Commission Embassy can be partially seen on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the court building, seen next to the Empress Place Museum (now the Asian Civilization Museum). The Juvenile Court was an extension to the Civil District Courts at Empress Place in the 1950s and 1960s. The court relocated to Havelock Square Complex in 1975. Title devised by...
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  • Juvenile Court and Maintenance Court building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the court building, seen next to Empress Place Museum (now the Asian Civilization Museum). The Juvenile Court was an extension to the Civil District Courts at Empress Place in the 1950s and 1960s. The court was relocated to Havelock Square Complex in 1975. Title devised by...
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  • Fullerton Building and Malayan Bank Chambers : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970 photograph shows Fullerton Building (on the right). The building features neoclassical designs, with a lofty portico at the main entrance. It has been restored and converted into the Fullerton Hotel. Beside the Fullerton Building is the Malayan Bank Chambers, now rebuilt into Maybank Towers. The buildings are located...
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  • Victoria Memorial Hall, 1960s : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the Victoria Memorial Hall, located at the heart of Singapore's civic district. Now known as the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the landmark has performed a wide range of functions from political meetings to stage performances since it was constructed in 1862. The...
  • Singapore landscape, 1986 : aerial view [5]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a portion of Singapore's landscape behind the Padang area, from a south-west direction. Prominent landmarks include the Singapore Cricket Club and the Old Supreme Court beside the Padang, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the Singapore River, Boat Quay and the Central Business District around Raffles Place. Title...
  • Singapore landscape, 1986 : aerial view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a portion of Singapore's landscape behind the Padang area, from a south-west direction. Prominent landmarks include the Singapore Cricket Club and the Old Supreme Court beside the Padang, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the Singapore River as well as Boat Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore cityscape, 1986 : aerial view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the City Hall area, with the open field of the Padang featuring prominently in front. Other landmarks include Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the Old Supreme Court, Singapore Cricket Club and Singapore Recreation Club beside the Padang, Peninsula Plaza, Saint Andrew's Cathedral, Carlton...
  • Singapore landscape, 1986 : aerial view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a portion of Singapore's landscape behind the Padang area, from a south-west direction. Prominent landmarks include the Singapore Cricket Club and the Old Supreme Court beside the Padang, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the Singapore River, Boat Quay and the Central Business District around Raffles Place. Title...
  • Singapore landscape, 1986 : aerial view [4]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a portion of Singapore's landscape behind the Padang area, from a south-west direction. Prominent landmarks include the Singapore Cricket Club and the Old Supreme Court beside the Padang, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the Singapore River, Boat Quay and the Central Business District around Raffles Place. Title...
  • Singapore landscape, 1986 : aerial view [2]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a portion of Singapore's landscape behind the Padang area, which includes a part of the Central Business District area, from a south-west direction. Prominent landmarks include the Singapore Cricket Club and the Old Supreme Court beside the Padang, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, the Singapore River, Boat...
  • Goodwood Hill government house : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1986 photograph shows a government house, located at Goodwood Hill. Goodwood Hill is named after Goodwood Park, the Sussex estate of the Duke of Richmond and Gordon. A driveway leads to the two-storey house. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Master Attendant Office, S'pore 11, 1890 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R.
    This 1890 photograph of the road from Town Hall shows the Master Attendant’s Office and Cavenagh Bridge on the right. On the left the Volunteers’ Drill Hall, which is nearing completion (opened January 1891). Title devised by library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
  • Pyramid Club, porch : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1986 photograph shows a side view of the porch, and the driveway of Pyramid Club, a government house at no. 2 Goodwood Hill, which is near Orchard Road. The driveway leads directly into the covered, pillared porch of the house. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • River Valley Road government quarters, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph of River Valley Road, with the government quarters next to the United Engineers' Building. The UE Building was demolished in June 1991. The government quarters are not found in the present day street directory. As its name describes, River Valley Road winds its way up...
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  • Pyramid Club : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This 1986 photograph shows the exterior of Pyramid Club, a government house at no. 2 Goodwood Hill, which is near Orchard Road. The two-storey bungalow sits at the top of a slope, amidst trees and bushes. In the foreground can be seen the covered, pillared porch of the bungalow. Title...
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  • River Valley Road, towards Mohamed Sultan Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph of River Valley Road with government quarters. This is taken from the opposite - the United Engineers' Building, towards Mohamed Sultan Road. This building was demolished in June 1991. As its name describes, River Valley Road winds its way up the northern side of the...
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