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  • Fuk Tak Chi Museum

    Streets and Places
    This is a view of the entrance to the Fuk Tak Chi Museum. It features curved tiled roof with intricate colourful carvings of flora and fauna. Two red lanterns are suspended on both sides of the doorway. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ancestral Temple of Ying Fo Fui Kun

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the ancestral temple of Ying Fo Fui Kun at 9 Commonwealth Lane. Blocks of Housing and Development Board flats can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ancestral Temple of Ying Fo Fui Kun

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the sign at the entrance of the ancestral temple of Ying Fo Fui Kun at 9 Commonwealth Lane. It contains information on the opening hours and address. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore, South Bridge Road

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This is a coloured picture postcard with a photograph showing the traffic on South Bridge Road. On the extreme right is Jamae Mosque, followed by Sri Mariamman Temple further down the road. This postcard has an undivided back. Date of creation estimated.
  • South Bridge Road, Singapore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of South Bridge Road. The intricate building on the left is the Sri Mariamman Temple. An electric tram runs in the middle of the road which is filled with rickshaws. This postcard has a divided back. Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore, South Bridge Road

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph showing the traffic on South Bridge Road. On the extreme right is Jamae Mosque, followed by Sri Mariamman Temple further down the road. This postcard has a divided back. Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore, Hindu Temple, South Bridge Road

    Streets and Places
    This is coloured picture postcard with a photograph of Sri Mariamman Temple at South Bridge Road. Established in 1827, it is the oldest Hindu temple in Singapore. The temple has been a national monument since June 1973. A few rickshaws and a bullock cart can be seen. This postcard has...
  • Singapore, South Bridge Road

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This ia a coloured picture postcard with a photograph showing the traffic on South Bridge Road. On the extreme right is Jamae Mosque, followed by Sri Mariamman Temple further down the road. This postcard has an undivided back. Date of creation estimated.
  • Chinese temple, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of a Chinese temple. A three-storey high building displaying characteristic Chinese architectural details is flanked by single-level buildings. Pots of plants and a small pagoda-like structure are seen in front of the buildings.
  • Ballestier Road Chinese temple - Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a coloured picture postcard with a photograph of the Siong Lim Temple at Balestier (spelled "Ballestier"), said to be the second largest Chinese Buddhist temple in Singapore. Sent from Singapore to Hamburg, this postcard has a three-cent Straits Settlements stamp and a divided...
  • Chinese temple

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    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Siong Lim Temple at Balestier, said to be the second largest Chinese Buddhist temple in Singapore.
  • Chinese temple, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of a statue of the Smiling Buddha on an altar table in a Chinese temple. This postcard has a divided back with a type-written message.
  • Hindu temple, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Sri Mariamman Temple located in Chinatown, Singapore. The entrance to the temple features a three-tiered Rajagopuram. Two rickshaws are seen outside the temple. The card has an undivided back.
  • Ballestier Road temple

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Siong Lim Temple at Balestier (spelled "Ballestier"), said to be the second largest Chinese Buddhist temple in Singapore. Sent from Singapore to France, this postcard has a divided back. Postcard photographed by Max H....
  • Chinese temple, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front of a coloured picture postcard with a photograph showing a view of a Chinese temple from a street.
  • Singapore : Chinese temple

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of a Chinese temple. A building displaying characteristic Chinese architectural details is accessible via a short flight of steps. A wooden bridge is seen in the foreground.
  • Hall of Celestial Kings (天王殿)

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    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Hall of Celestial Kings (天王殿) of the Siong Lim Temple at the Lian Shan Shuang Lin Monastery. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese temple, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of a Chinese temple. A three-storey high building displaying characteristic Chinese architectural details is flanked by single-level buildings.
  • "Sakaya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple". Race Course Road, Singapore : this photograph shows the side of the temple

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Sakaya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple at Race Course Road. On both sides of the temple in the front is a sculpture of a leaping tiger.
  • Smiling Buddha S'pore

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of a statue of the Smiling Buddha on an altar table in a Chinese temple.
  • Singapore, Hindu temple

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Sri Mariamman Temple located in Chinatown, Singapore. The entrance to the temple features a three-tiered Rajagopuram. Chinese calligraphic characters are inscribed on the exterior walls. The card has a divided back.
  • Chinese temple in Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Siong Lim Temple at Balestier, said to be the second largest Chinese Buddhist temple in Singapore. This postcard has a divided back.
  • Singapore, Hindu temple

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of the Sri Mariamman Temple located in Chinatown, Singapore. The entrance to the temple features a three-tiered Rajagopuram. Chinese calligraphic characters are inscribed on the exterior walls. The card has a divided back and was mailed...
  • The Hindu temple, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This postcard from the “Lim Shao Bin Collection” features a photograph of the Sri Mariamman Temple located in Chinatown, Singapore. The entrance to the temple features a three-tiered Rajagopuram. There is a building behind the wall on the left. A man can be seen on the pavement outside the entrance...