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  • 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.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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.
  • Beach Road Police Station, 1980s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    The former Beach Road Police Station, a heritage rich landmark built in 1931, is a simple 3-storey Art Deco building. The building was given conservation status on 9 October 2002. Donated by Sathakathuda Sahib S/O Peer Mohd, at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_014. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • Custom House, 1980s : general view

    Streets and Places
    This 1980s photograph shows Mass Rapid Transit Corporation (MRTC) works in progress outside the old Custom House at Maxwell Road. Built at a cost of $313,000 in 1932 by Public Works Department (PWD), the Customs House also housed the Film Censor's Office and Maxwell Road Post Office from 6 Jun...
  • A man posing in front of Fullerton Building, 1950s : full-length portrait

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of a man standing along Queen Elizabeth Walk. In the background is the Fullerton Building, officially opened in 1928, now the Fullerton Hotel. It used to house the General Post Office and other Government offices. Photograph donated by Lam Mui Chin and displayed at the Heritage...
  • Singapore General Hospital, late 1970s : exterior

    Streets and Places
    This is a general view of Norris Block, located at the Lower Circus of the Singapore General Hospital. Donated by Sathakathuda Sahib S/O Peer Mohd, at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_015. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Customs Operations Command building, 1980s : general view

    Streets and Places
    The Customs Operations Command building, also known among Singapore Customs officers as COC, is located at Keppel Road. It was named as Ports Branch in the 1980s. Built in 1945, the COC building helped to safeguard the revenue of Singapore over the years. Donated by Sathakathuda Sahib S/O Peer Mohd,...
  • Roxy Theatre, 1960s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a front view of Roxy Theatre, located at the junction of East Coast Road. In its place now is Katong Plaza. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_650. Date of creation estimated. 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...
  • Wedding at United Chinese Library, 1937 : group photograph

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This is a group portrait of a wedding couple, outside the Tong De Shu Bao She. The association, also known as the United Chinese Library, is located at Armenian Street. Photograph donated by Annie Lee and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_280. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • Fullerton Building, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places
    This picture, taken in the 1960s, shows a general view of the Fullerton Building, which was officially opened in 1928. It housed the General Post Office and other Government offices. In its place now stands the Fullerton Hotel officially launched in 2001. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed...
  • 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.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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.
    Reproduction Available