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  • Gay World : exterior [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing a building at Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-World War II amusement park to shut down in...
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph depicting Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-World War II amusement park to shut down in 2000. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World entrance : close-up

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows a close-up of the entrance gate of Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Singapore Cricket Club, 1950s : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Organisations · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Singapore Cricket Club which overlooks the Padang, then known as the Esplanade. It was established in 1852 and has changed over the years from being an elite colonial sports club to a multi-racial club catering to the sporting and social needs of the...
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  • Haw Par Villa statues in the 1960s : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows statues in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out in the Ten Courts...
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  • Gay World entrance : exterior [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the Gay World Park entrance, from the side road between Geylang Road and Mountbatten Road. The roads mentioned are in the Geylang area. Geylang is considered the traditional cultural heartland of the Malays. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Pasir Ris Park children's playground : general view [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows children at a playground at Pasir Ris Park, a beach park in the north-eastern part of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Dunearn Road Hostels : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the side view of a two-storey Dunearn Road Hostels (DRH) building, at College Green along Dunearn Road. There is a grass verge with several trees in front of the building. Beyond the grass verge is a basketball court with floodlights. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World side entrance : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the side entrance of Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-world war II amusement park to shut down...
    Reproduction Available
  • Haw Par Villa statue in the 1960s : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows a statue in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out in the Ten...
    Reproduction Available
  • Haw Par Villa in the 1960s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows visitors walking past a display in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out...
    Reproduction Available
  • Waringin (Banian), 1911 : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1911 G.R. Lambert & Co. photograph of a Banyan tree, spelt as Banian in the picture. It is known scientifically as Ficus-benjamina. The tree is located next to a pond. Inscribed with " Waringin (Banian) " .
    Reproduction Available
  • Pasir Ris Park children's playground : general view [4]

    Sports and Recreation · Geography and Travels · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows children at a playground at Pasir Ris Park, a beach park in the north-eastern part of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Haw Par Villa statues in the 1960s : close-up [4]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows statues in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out in the Ten Courts...
    Reproduction Available
  • Haw Par Villa statues in the 1960s : close-up [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows statues in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out in the Ten Courts...
    Reproduction Available
  • Haw Par Villa statues in the 1960s : close-up [5]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows statues in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out in the Ten Courts...
    Reproduction Available
  • Pasir Ris Park children's playground : general view [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows children playing at a swing structure at a playground at Pasir Ris Park, a beach park in the north-eastern part of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World D Hall : exterior

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph depicting a building labelled "Hall D" in Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-World War II amusement park to...
    Reproduction Available
  • The Grand Stand. 346, 1900s : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows the grandstand in the old racecourse, at Farrer Park. Built in 1842, the racecourse became a sports and recreational hub for the Europeans and created employment for the early settlers from Java and India. Title from inscription, on front of photograph....
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World side entrance : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the side entrance of Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-world war II amusement park to shut down...
    Reproduction Available
  • Teutonia Club, 1870s : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1870s photograph shows the Teutonia Club. Formerly known as The German Liedertafel Club, the Club was established to cater to the social life and recreational needs of the German community in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
    Reproduction Available
  • Pasir Ris Park children's playground : general view [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows children playing at a rope structure at a playground at Pasir Ris Park, a beach park in the north-eastern part of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph depicting Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-World War II amusement park to shut down in 2000. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Haw Par Villa statues in the 1960s : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1960 and 1969, shows statues in Haw Par Villa, which is also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens. Haw Par Villa is an oriental theme park located off Pasir Panjang Road. It depicts traditional Chinese legends, in particular the punishments meted out in the Ten Courts...
    Reproduction Available