Skip to Main Content

Search Results

Showing 1 - 24 of 73
  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Featuring prominently in the background is the steeple of St Andrew's...
    Reproduction Available
  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Featuring prominently in the background is the Civilian War Memorial, which...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road beach, 1968 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a1968 photograph of the coast along Amber Road. Some people and a row of boats can be seen at this part of the beach. A seafront apartment building can be seen on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road beach, 1969 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a group of people by the beach at Amber Road. They are either standing or sitting, two of them are swimming in the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road beach, 1969 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows some people swimming in the sea while others are standing on the beach near Amber Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road beach, 1969 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a group of people by the beach at Amber Road. They are either standing or sitting, two of them are swimming in the sea. Some children can be seen playing with sand. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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
  • Family in the forest : group photograph [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows a Caucasian family of three posing in a forest. Seated on the ground is a young girl holding a butterfly net and a tray with a number of butterflies on it. There is a pot suspended over a fire. The three are dressed in Western style clothing...
    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...
    Reproduction Available
  • Two men in a forest

    Heritage and Culture · Personalities · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows two Caucasian men bathing in a stream in a forest. One of them is in the water while the other is sitting on the bank. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
    Reproduction Available
  • Horse carriage : general view

    Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows a boy in a small, two-seater trap drawn by a miniature pony. The boy is in the driver's seat, holding a whip in his right hand and reins in his left hand. Behind the trap is a horse and a groom, who is partially obscured on...
    Reproduction Available
  • 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...
    Reproduction Available
  • Three riders and horses : group photograph

    Personalities · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows three riders in Western style clothing posing with their horses. Two of them are seated on the horses while the third is standing next to his horse. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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
  • Family in the forest : group photograph [1]

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows a Caucasian family of three posing in a forest. Seated on the ground is a young girl holding a butterfly net and a tray with a number of butterflies on it. There is a pot suspended over a fire. The three are dressed in Western style clothing...
    Reproduction Available
  • Old racecourse at Farrer Park : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows the stands and the race tracks at the racecourse at Farrer Park. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
    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
  • Cricket Club in the 1900s : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1900 and 1906, shows a view of the Cricket Club on the Esplanade (present day Padang). The Singapore Cricket Club was established in 1852 due to the popularity of the game among the European community. A cricket game is seen taking place on the Esplanade. Title...
    Reproduction Available
  • Woman painting on a cloth : action

    Sports and Recreation · Heritage and Culture · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows a woman and a man in traditional ethnic attire. Seated on a box, the woman is painting some designs on a cloth that is hung on a bamboo rack, while the man seated on the ground, is looking on. Behind them is a field with a...
    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