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  • Victoria Theatre and Memorial Hall : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1974 photograph shows Victoria Theatre and Memorial Hall, which are Palladian-styled colonial buildings located at Empress Place. Built more than 40 years apart, the two buildings are joined by a Clock Tower. The buildings were renamed Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall in 1979 and were gazetted as national monuments...
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  • Boat Quay, 1968 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph highlights bumboats on Singapore River. Seen in the background is the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, which are two separate buildings joined by a Clock Tower. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Victoria Theatre and Memorial Hall : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1974 photograph shows Victoria Theatre and Memorial Hall, which are Palladian-styled colonial buildings located at Empress Place. Built more than 40 years apart, the two buildings are joined by a Clock Tower. The buildings were renamed Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall in 1979 and were gazetted as national monuments...
    Reproduction Available
  • Family posing at National Theatre, 1970s : group photograph [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Geography and Travels
    This is a family photograph of Heng Ngian Phuan, in front of the fountain at the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. It shows a girl flanked by two ladies. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_653. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children posing at National Theatre, 1976 : two people

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This photograph shows the daughters of Yong Mei Lin, posing outside the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. The two girls are standing on the sidewalk, in front of a fence. Photograph donated by Yong Mei Lin and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_658. Title devised by Library...
  • Family posing at National Theatre, 1970s : group photograph [1]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This is a family photograph of Heng Ngian Phuan, in front of the fountain at the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. It shows a girl and three two ladies standing sideways. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_653. Title devised by Library...
  • Lady posing at National Theatre, 1968 : full-length portrait

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a personal photograph of Yong Mei Lin, standing outside the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. It was built in 1963 and demolished in 1986. Donated by Yong Mei Lin and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_656. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ladies posing at National Theatre, 1970s : group photograph

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This is a family photograph of Heng Ngian Phuan, showing five ladies standing outside the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_654. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, 1968

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1968 photograph of the Victoria Theatre (formerly known as Town Hall) and Victoria Memorial Hall (renamed as Victoria Concert Hall in 1980). The distinctive clock tower is in the centre, providing a link between the theatre and concert hall. The bronze statue of Sir Stamford Raffles can...
  • Lady posing at National Theatre, 1970 : full-length portrait

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This photograph shows a bespectacled lady posing in front of the water fountain outside the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. Photograph donated by Monita Lee, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_168. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Family posing at National Theatre, 1979 : group photograph [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Sports and Recreation
    Shown here is a family posing for a photograph outside the National Theatre in 1979. The family consists of the parents, a daughter and three sons. Photograph donated by Khoo Twon Yong and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Majestic Theatre, 1950s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows the Majestic Theatre, built in 1927. It is located between People's Park Complex and Yue Hwa Department Store on Eu Tong Sen Street in Chinatown. It was a Cantonese opera house built by Eu Tong Sen, a tin mining and rubber magnate, for his wife who was...
  • Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, 1919 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "1919" on the back. It shows the Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, along Empress Place. The theatre and hall are two separate buildings built more than 40 years apart, with a Clock Tower joining the two buildings. Title...
  • Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, 1950s

    Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Victoria Theatre (formerly known as Town Hall) and Victoria Memorial Hall (renamed as the Victoria Concert Hall in 1980), taken from under an arch on the Anderson Bridge. The 54m clock tower in the picture, linking the theatre and concert hall, was completed...
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  • Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows the Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, along Empress Place. The theatre and hall are two separate buildings built more than 40 years apart, with a Clock Tower joining the two buildings. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Victoria Theatre and Victoria Memorial Hall, 1950s : general view

    Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1950s photograph of the Victoria Theatre (formerly known as Town Hall) and Victoria Memorial Hall (renamed as Victoria Concert Hall in 1980) was taken from across the road at the Padang. Victoria Memorial Hall and the distinctive clock tower are seen, while Victoria Theatre is partially hidden by palm...
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  • Majestic Theatre, 1992 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows Majestic Theatre, a Cantonese opera house, located at Eu Tong Sen Street on New Bridge Road. The theatre continued screening Chinese films until it closed in 1998. In early 2000s, the Majestic Theatre was gazetted for conservation by URA and the three-storey shopping mall was renamed...
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  • Former Lai Chun Yuen opera house : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows the former Lai Chun Yuen opera house, at the junction of Smith Street and Trengganu Street. Built in 1887, the three-storey building was originally designed in the style of a Chinese teahouse. The building shows signs of wear and tear with a patched roof and discoloured...
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  • Former Lai Chun Yuen opera house : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows a view of the façade of the former Lai Chun Yuen opera house, at the junction of Smith Street and Trengganu Street. Built in 1887, the three-storey building was originally designed in the style of a Chinese teahouse. Lattice patterned panels on some parts of the...
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  • Former Lai Chun Yuen opera house : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows a view of the façade of the former Lai Chun Yuen opera house, at the junction of Smith Street and Trengganu Street. Built in 1887, the three-storey building was originally designed in the style of a Chinese teahouse. Lattice patterned panels on some parts of the...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Lai Chun Yuen opera house : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows the former Lai Chun Yuen opera house, at the junction of Smith Street and Trengganu Street. Built in 1887, the three-storey building was originally designed in the style of a Chinese teahouse. The building shows signs of wear and tear with a patched roof and discoloured...
    Reproduction Available
  • Majestic Theatre, 1992 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    The 1992 photograph shows Majestic Theatre, a Cantonese opera house, located at Eu Tong Sen Street on New Bridge Road. The theatre continued screening Chinese films until it closed in 1998. In early 2000s, the Majestic Theatre was gazetted for conservation by URA and the three-storey shopping mall was renamed...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Lai Chun Yuen opera house : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows the former Lai Chun Yuen opera house, at the junction of Smith Street and Trengganu Street. Built in 1887, the three-storey building was originally designed in the style of a Chinese teahouse. The building shows signs of wear and tear with a patched roof and discoloured...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former Lai Chun Yuen opera house : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows the former Lai Chun Yuen opera house, at the junction of Smith Street and Trengganu Street. Built in 1887, the three-storey building was originally designed in the style of a Chinese teahouse. The building shows signs of wear and tear with a patched roof and discoloured...
    Reproduction Available