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  • Tank Road Railway Station, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    A colour postcard showing the Tank Road Railway Station, c.1910. A long line of rickshaws was parked to the side of the station entrance, waiting for passengers. Also visible was the clock tower. The Tank Road Station ran passenger services from 1 Jan 1903 to 2 May 1932 as part...
  • Singapore, Gayland Road

    Transportation
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Geylang (spelled as "Gayland) Road in the old days. A tram and a rickshaw are seen on the road. Coconut trees line both sides of the road. Sent to Ceylon (present-day Sri Lanka) this card...
  • Battery Road the business center of Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road. It shows the building of Bank of Taiwan in the centre. This is a busy street with many rickshaws and pedestrians.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen along the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road. Tan Kim Seng Fountain can be seen on the left in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows an elevated view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen on both sides of the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road.
  • Gelang Road, Singapore

    Transportation
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Geylang (spelled as "Gelang) Road in the old days. Motor vehicles and bullock-carts are seen on the road. Single- and double-storey buildings and coconut trees line both sides of the road.
  • Singapore, Battery Road

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen along the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road. Tan Kim Seng Fountain can be seen on the left in the foreground. This postcard has a divided back format.
  • Singapore, Gayland Road

    Transportation
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Geylang (spelled as "Gayland) Road in the old days. A tram and a rickshaw are seen on the road. Coconut trees line both sides of the road. This card has a divided back.
  • Geylang, Singapore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Geylang in the old days. Single-storey buildings and coconut trees line both sides of a road. Trams and rickshaws are seen on the road.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen on both sides of the road. Rickshaws can be seen on the road. Tan Kim Seng Fountain can be seen on the left in the foreground. This postcard has a divided back format.
  • Juntion of High Street & North Bridge Road, Singapore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of the junction of High Street and North Bridge Road. Two- and three-storey shophouses are seen on the sides of the roads. Trams and rickshaws are on the roads. This postcard has a divided back.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows an elevated view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen on both sides of the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road. This postcard has an undivided back format.
  • Boon Keng MRT Station signage : general view

    Transportation · Politics and Government · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows various signs found at an entrance (or exit) of Boon Keng Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station. The signage ("No smoking" and "No eating or drinking") is a common sight in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dakota MRT Station : general view

    Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Dakota Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station, which is under construction. Located along Old Airport Road, the station is a part of the MRT network's Circle Line. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woodleigh MRT Station : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows Woodleigh Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station, located on the North East Line. It is located on part of the former Bidadari Cemetery. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Braddell MRT Station signage : general view

    Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signboard that indicates the direction and distance to Braddell Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station. The station is situated in the Toa Payoh North estate. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Beauty World MRT Station : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the construction site of Beauty World MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) Station. Beauty World MRT Station (DT5) is an underground MRT station on the Downtown Line Stage 2. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bedok Bus Interchange : night view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Organisations · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a night view of Bedok Bus Interchange. It shows a view of a well-lit bus interchange, busy with buses and people. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woodleigh MRT Station signage : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a sign for Woodleigh Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station, located on the North East Line. It is located on part of the former Bidadari Cemetery. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Braddell MRT Station signage : close-up

    Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signboard with information on entrance/exit A of Braddell Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station. Braddell MRT Station is on the North South Line. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yew Tee MRT Station : aerial view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Yew Tee Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station, which was built in 1995. The station is an aboveground MRT station operating on the North South Line in Singapore. Blocks of flats can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bus advertisement for Axe Oil : general view

    Economy · Transportation · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of a SBS (Singapore Bus Services) bus stopping outside the Esplanade Mall. The bus is a travelling advertisement for the famous local 'Axe' brand of medicated oil. Title devised by Library staff.
  • South Bridge Road, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of South Bridge Road. Though with an inscription "22.North Bridge Road" on the front of the photograph, the view actually depicts the main thoroughfare of Chinatown (on South Bridge Road), crowded with rickshaws in the late 19th century. The...
    Reproduction Available
  • 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...
    Reproduction Available