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  • Gay World Amusement Park office sign : close-up

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a close up of the Gay World Amusement Park office signage. The signage is mounted on a stone wall and is in both Chinese and English. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Dunearn Road Hostels location signboard : close-up

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the location signboard of Dunearn Road Hostels (DRH), at College Green along Dunearn Road. The signboard shows the map and layout of the residential blocks from unit nos. 1 to 63. Two garages and one block named "S. Qrts" are also available on the hostel premises....
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  • New Bridge Road no. 197, signage : close-up

    Arts · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows a sign from a pre-war coffee shop, at house no. 197, New Bridge Road. This is a humorous Chinese poem advising people not to get angry over people. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Prinsep Street building : general view [8]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a building at the corner of Prinsep Street, at Bras Basah Road. The three-storey building has a façade decorated with pilasters and cornices. An advertising billboard for Nikon photographic system can be seen atop the building. Prinsep Street is named after Charles Prinsep, a lawyer who...
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  • Bedok Road, signboard : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows a signboard for semi-detached housing development at Bedok Road. Bedok is Malay for the drum that was used in pre-loudspeaker days to call worshippers to the mosque for prayers. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Prinsep Street building : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows a building at the corner of Prinsep Street, at Bras Basah Road. The three-storey building has a façade decorated with pilasters and cornices. An advertising billboard for Nikon photographic system can be seen atop the building. Prinsep Street is named after Charles Prinsep, a lawyer who...
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  • Crawford Bridge, plaque : close-up

    Economy · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a plaque on Crawford Bridge which says "Crawford Bridge 1926" and lists the names of the contractors, engineers and the municipal commissioners involved in its construction. Crawford Bridge is located at Crawford Street, and is named after Sir John Crawfurd, second Resident and Commandant of Singapore...
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  • Clyde Street shophouse windows : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1990 photograph showing the casement windows of a shophouse in Clyde Street. A sign bearing the name of a shop in Chinese, can be seen on the left side of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Prinsep Street no. 12 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, at no. 12 Prinsep Street. A sign for "Pacific Drug Store" can be seen near the roof of the shophouse. Just above the sign is another sign for "Strand Hotel". Prinsep Street is named after Charles Prinsep, a lawyer who owned...
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  • Signboard of Jalan Besar shop, 1986 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph shows the signboard of a shop at Jalan Besar. The signboard says "Modern Photo Studio". Jalan Besar in Malay means a big or wide road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kampong Kapor Methodist Church plaque : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Events · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph depicts a close-up of a plaque at Kampong Kapor Methodist Church, commemorating the rededication of the church in 1967. The church was originally situated at the junction of Waterloo Street and Middle Road before it moved to Kampong Kapor Road in the 1920s. Title devised by Library...
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  • Masjid Alkaff Kampung Melayu, signboard, 1993 : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the signboard of Masjid Alkaff Kampong Melayu (built 1932), at Bedok Reservoir Road. The mosque was originally located at Jalan Abdul Manan and was known as the Alkaff Mosque. It was shifted to the new location to make way for public infrastructure projects and was renamed...
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