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  • Trishaw rider, 1979 : action [2]

    Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph depicts the scene from a busy, tree-lined road. A trishaw rider is carrying a customer with groceries, there are also other vehicles on the road. The trishaw rider has his right hand up, as if in a gesture to thank the vehicle behind for giving way. The location...
  • Trishaw rider, 1979 : action [1]

    Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph depicts a trishaw rider who is perhaps looking for potential customers. A car, license plate number "SZ 3701 D" follows behind. The background has roadside stalls and low rise shophouses. The location is probably Chinatown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Trishaw rider, 1979 : action [3]

    Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph depicts a trishaw rider with a customer on busy, tree-lined road in Singapore. Other vehicles are travelling on the next lane. The background also shows a building with the Chinese characters, "长江戏院" on it. On the left, people are waiting for the green light to walk across the...
  • Battery Road.197, in the 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co., taken between 1891 and 1895, shows a view of Battery Road. Being one of the main roads of the city, Battery Road served as the link between Raffles Place, the General Post Office and Cavenagh Bridge. Title from inscription, on front of photograph....
  • Scotts Road, 1900s : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Scott's Road" on the front. The photograph shows rickshaws and bicycles on Scotts Road. Scotts Road is named after William G. Scott (1786 - 1861), Harbour Master Attendant and Post Master of Singapore in 1836. He was one of...
  • New Bridge Road, 75, in the 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 New Bridge Road. This shot of a crowded New Bridge Road was taken from the Singapore River near Coleman Bridge, showing rickshaw pullers heading west towards Chinatown. (Caption source : Toh, p53). Title from inscription, on front of...
  • Ean Kiam Place : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1970s photograph depicts a side view of a row of two-storey terrace houses at Ean Kiam Place (opposite Odeon Cinema car park, end block on same side of car park). There is a car and a trishaw parked in front of the row of houses. Title devised by Library...
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  • Battery Road. 260, in the 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co., taken between 1890 and 1899, shows a view of Battery Road. The photo studio of G.R. Lambert & Co. can be seen located on the right of the Medical Hall building. Partially seen on the left of this Medical Hall is the Hongkong...
  • Back of the Police Courts, 1901 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a G.R. Lambert & Co. 1901 photograph of a view taken at the junction of North Canal Road and New Bridge Road overlooking Hong Lim Green and the back of the Police Courts. In the centre of the green is the clubhouse of the Straits Chinese Recreation Club...
  • Hastings Road houses : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a row of houses (dated 1913) at Hastings Road. Hastings Road is named after Warren Hastings (1732 - 1818), the Governor-General of Bengal, who gave Raffles permission to create a trading station somewhere south of Malacca. Picture also shows trishaws parked along the side. Title devised...
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  • Cumming Street shophouses, west corner, Angus Street : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a block of shophouses, located at Cumming Street (west corner, Angus Street). Several vehicles including a rickshaw and some cars can be seen parked by the side of the road. Cumming Street is named after Freemason Dr. J.P. Cumming, and is now a pedestrian mall located...
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1982 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a row of houses (dated 1913) at Hastings Road, next to Serangoon Road corner. Hastings Road is named after Warren Hastings (1732 - 1818), the Governor-General of Bengal, who gave Raffles permission to create a trading station somewhere south of Malacca. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cumming Street, towards Magazine Road : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows rows of shophouses along Cumming Street, towards Magazine Street. A rickshaw can be seen parked by the side of the road on the left of the photograph. Cumming Street is named after Dr James Cumming, Secretary and Treasurer of the Masonic Zetland Lodge. Title devised by...
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1982 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a row of houses (dated 1913) at Hastings Road, next to Serangoon Road corner. Hastings Road is named after Warren Hastings (1732 - 1818), the Governor-General of Bengal, who gave Raffles permission to create a trading station somewhere south of Malacca. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cumming Street shophouses, west corner, Angus Street :exterior

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the exterior of a block of shophouses, located at Cumming Street (west corner, Angus Street). A rickshaw can be seen parked by the side of the road. Cumming Street is named after Freemason Dr. J.P. Cumming, and is now a pedestrian mall located within Merchant Square....
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1982 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a row of houses (dated 1913) at Hastings Road, next to Serangoon Road corner. Hastings Road is named after Warren Hastings (1732 - 1818), the Governor-General of Bengal, who gave Raffles permission to create a trading station somewhere south of Malacca. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cumming Street godown, north side : exterior

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a godown at Cumming Street (north side) with a rickshaw parked in front of it. Cumming Street is named after Dr James B. Cumming, secretary and treasurer of the Masonic Zetland Lodge. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1984 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a shophouse, located at the corner of Hastings Road and Serangoon Road. It is a two-storey building. There is a rickshaw parked outside the building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1984 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a shophouse, located at the corner of Hastings Road and Clive Street. It is a two-storey building. There is a rickshaw parked outside the building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1984 : general view [3]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a shophouse, located at the corner of Hastings Road and Serangoon Road. It is a two-storey building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Clive Street shophouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows a row of shophouses, located at Clive Street, located in the Little India area. The upper floor features balconies with stone railings. Two street vendors and part of a trishaw can be seen in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1982 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a row of houses (dated 1913) at Hastings Road, next to Serangoon Road corner. Hastings Road is named after Warren Hastings (1732 - 1818), the Governor-General of Bengal, who gave Raffles permission to create a trading station somewhere south of Malacca. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Hastings Road shophouse, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a row of houses (dated 1913) at Hastings Road, next to Serangoon Road corner. Hastings Road is named after Warren Hastings (1732 - 1818), the Governor-General of Bengal, who gave Raffles permission to create a trading station somewhere south of Malacca. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Desker Road : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1994 photograph shows Desker Road, from Kampong Kapor Road junction (towards Jalan Besar). Rows of multi-storey shophouses line both sides of the road. Desker Road was named after Andre Filipe Desker, a charitable donor to major Catholic schools and churches, who once lived in the area. Title devised by...
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