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  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [34]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. The photograph shows a truck used by the National Library as a mobile library parked outside a building on the right. A few users are seen at the back of the truck. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [31]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows a bus belonging to the National Library's Mobile Services team. The bus driver has moved such that his head and right shoulder are out of the window at the driver's seat. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [32]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows two covered trucks belonging to the National Library. Both are parked side by side. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [60]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It shows the interior of a truck used by the National Library Mobile Service. It has been retrofitted with bookshelves on the sides. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [54]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It shows a bus used by the National Library Mobile Service. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore-Kranji Railway : general view [1]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1980 photograph shows the railway tracks of Singapore-Kranji Railway in Singapore, also known as the Singapore Government Railway. Constructed between 1900 and 1902, the line ran from the terminal at Tank Road to Kranji and Woodlands, where it continued to Malaysia via the former Federated Malay States Railway. On...
    Reproduction Available
  • Boats : general view

    Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows some bumboats and sailing boats cruising across the water. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Boat Quay, 1967 : general view [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows several bumboats moored at the banks of Boat Quay. The quay was the busiest part of the old Port of Singapore, handling three quarters of all shipping business during the 1860s. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Rochor River, bumboats : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows two stationary bumboats on the Rochor River. In the background is the Kallang Gas Works, near Crawford Street, now demolished. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1967 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay, with bumboats on the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Beach Road Market : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1968 photograph of the Beach Road Market, also known as the Clyde Terrace Market. It was the biggest market in Singapore selling uncooked food. A row of lorries can be seen parked in front of the market. Built in 1872 on reclaimed land, it was situated on...
    Reproduction Available
  • Mountbatten Road : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows Mountbatten Road with plants by the side of the road. Several vehicles can also be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road sea view, 1972 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows a view of the sea from 19 Amber Road. A cargo ship can be seen cruising across the sea. An open field precedes the coast at this part of Amber Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Boats at Punggol : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1966 photograph showing several bumboats, speed boats and sampans moored in the sea, at Ponggol. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kampong Glam, car : general view [1]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a car parked in front of a shophouse in Kampong Glam. Kampong Glam was land set aside for Sultan Hussein Mohammed Shah and 600 family members in 1823, upon his signing the treaty ceding Singapore to the East India Company. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kampong Glam, car : general view [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a car parked in front of a shophouse in Kampong Glam. Kampong Glam was land set aside for Sultan Hussein Mohammed Shah and 600 family members in 1823, upon his signing the treaty ceding Singapore to the East India Company. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1966 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1966 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay, with bumboats on the foreground. Title devised by Library staff
    Reproduction Available
  • Palembang Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows some cars parked along Palembang Road. Palembang Road, named after an Indonesian town, was located close to the Rochor River on the Crawford Street side. Palembang Road is no longer listed in the street directory and its surrounding area has since made way for a HDB...
    Reproduction Available
  • Singapore-Kranji Railway : general view [3]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1980 photograph shows the railway tracks of Singapore-Kranji Railway in Singapore, also known as the Singapore Government Railway. Constructed between 1900 and 1902, the line ran from the terminal at Tank Road to Kranji and Woodlands, where it continued to Malaysia via the former Federated Malay States Railway. On...
    Reproduction Available
  • Singapore-Kranji Railway : general view [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1980 photograph shows the railway tracks of Singapore-Kranji Railway in Singapore, also known as the Singapore Government Railway. Constructed between 1900 and 1902, the line ran from the terminal at Tank Road to Kranji and Woodlands, where it continued to Malaysia via the former Federated Malay States Railway. On...
    Reproduction Available
  • Palembang Road, abandoned house : general view [2]

    Arts · Transportation · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a two-storey abandoned house, on Palembang Road. A Mercedes-Benz can be seen parked in front of the house. Palembang Road, named after an Indonesian town, was located close to the Rochor River on the Crawford Street side. Palembang Road is no longer listed in the street...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road seashore, 1968 : general view [3]

    Transportation · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a boundary that is constructed for land reclamation works and a vessel in the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Boat Quay, 1967 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay. A large crowd gathers to watch a performance on a makeshift stage along the riverside. Bumboats can be seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road sea view, 1966 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1966 photograph shows the sea view, with a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. Some people are at the walking platform above the enclosure and a helicopter is seen flying above. The enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available