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  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses along the side. Trishaws, bicycles, push cart and car are seen parked along the side of the street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street-food vendors, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two street-food stalls in front of a shophouse selling pork. Strips of meat hung on hooks and pieces of meat on the chopping board can be seen at the meat shop. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses and commercial building, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a partial view of some shophouses with DBS Tower (left) and CPF (Central Provident Fund) Building (right) which is still under construction in the background. Clothes hanging on bamboo pole can be seen on the upper level of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Exterior of a shophouse, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse. The paint on the wall is peeling and cracked. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street vendors, circa 1966-1980 [10]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows some street stalls set up along a street in front of some shophouses. Customers are seen patronising the stalls. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [13]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides leading towards the 51-storey International Plaza. The building has an eight-storey podium with car park lots and retail outlets, and a 43-storey office and residential block. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper...
  • Shophouses at corner of Trengganu Street and Temple Street, 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a view of the three-storey shophouses at the corner of Trengganu Street (right) and Temple Street (left). Street vendors and trishaws can be seen in front of the shophouses. Photograph shows Tringganu Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at river bank, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a row of three-storey shophouses at Singapore River bank. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. A block of Housing Development Board flats is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street, 1977 [3]

    Streets and Places
    Shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street. Photo was likely taken in 1977.
  • Street vendors, circa 1966-1980 [7]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows two street stalls set up in front of the shophouses. Fabrics are sole by one of the street vendors and customers are seen patronising the stall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Back alley of shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a back alley between two rows of shophouses near Garden Street. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A Chinese food stall at Telok Ayer Street, circa 1966-1980

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a Chinese food stall located at one of the shophouses at Telok Ayer Street. The chef is seen preparing food at his food stall while his customers are waiting. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [17]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. Motor vehicles lined the sides of the street. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [12]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. On the left is a stall selling drinks. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. People are also seen walking along the street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Middle Road shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows some shophouses at Middle Road. The signboard of ‘Middle Road Signcraft' and ‘Wong Meng Signcraft' is visible. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [8]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a street junction with people crossing the street. A row of shophouses with street vendors in front of the shophouses is seen on the right. A block of Housing Development Board flat still under construction is visible in the background on the right. Title devised by Library...
  • Five-foot way of shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a five-foot-way outside a row of shophouses. A trishaw is parked outside one of the shophouses. People can be seen walking along the five-foot-way. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [20]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. Motor vehicles are seen parked by the side of the street. A residential building with clothes hanging out to dry from the houses is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [4]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a street lined with shophouses on both sides with street stalls in front some of them. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Housing Development Board flats is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street, 1977 [1]

    Streets and Places
    Shophouses at the junction of Hock Lam Street and Hill Street. Photo was likely taken in 1977.
  • Lanterns on sale, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows lanterns in all shapes and sizes on display for sale at a shophouse by the side of a road. A motorcycle and a trishaw are seen parked in front of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at corner of Trengganu Street and Temple Street, 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a view of the three-storey shophouses at the corner of Trengganu Street (right) and Temple Street (left). Street vendors and trishaws can be seen in front of the shophouses. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Photograph shows Tringganu Street....
  • Clyde Street, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows rows of shophouses on both sides of Clyde Street. Cars are seen parked on one side of the street. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses and motor vehicles lined the side of street. A street-food vendor is also visible in front one of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.