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  • Raffles Institution, 1972 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows the demolition 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. The Civilian War Memorial can be seen in the background. Title devised...
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  • 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...
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  • Bras Basah Road junction : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 street view most likely shows the Bras Basah road junction near Raffles Institution (RI), which can be seen on the right side of the photograph. The Civilian War Memorial can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Overview of Padang and its surroundings : aerial view [2]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the vicinity surrounding the padang in front of the City Hall. Framed against the city skyline in the background are financial buildings like the UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Pictured in the foreground, on the left is the Civilian Memorial, affectionately called the...
  • Chulia Street, 1970s : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This 1970s photograph shows roads and buildings in the Chulia Street area (near present day Raffles Place). Several landmark locations and buildings, such as the Padang, the Civilian War Memorial, and OCBC Centre, are visible in the far distance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Overview of Padang and its surroundings : aerial view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the vicinity surrounding the padang in front of the City Hall. Framed against the city skyline in the background are financial buildings like the UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Pictured in the foreground, on the left is the Civilian Memorial, affectionately called the...
  • Overview of Padang and its surroundings : aerial view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the vicinity surrounding the padang in front of the City Hall. Framed against the city skyline in the background are financial buildings like the UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Pictured in the foreground, on the left is the Civilian Memorial, affectionately called the...
  • Construction site next to Civilian Memorial : aerial view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the construction site next to the Civilian Memorial, affectionately called the "chopsticks" memorial. Being built was the Westin Stamford Hotel, Westin Plaza and Raffles City. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • The Cenotaph : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Cenotaph, which is located at Esplanade Park along Connaught Drive. The war memorial was built in memory of the soldiers in Singapore who lost their lives during World War I and World War II. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cenotaph, 1922 : side view

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This probably taken in the 1960s photograph shows the Cenotaph, which was erected as a memorial in honour of the men who died in action during World War I and II. It was unveiled by the Prince of Wales on March 31 1922. This general side view shot is in...
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Japanese Cemetery Park, located at Chuan Hoe Avenue. Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Japanese Cemetery Park, located at Chuan Hoe Avenue. Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park, tree : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a tree, found in vicinity of the Japanese Cemetery Park (located at Chuan Hoe Avenue). Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bukit Batok Memorial steps : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows the steps leading to the Bukit Batok Memorial, located at the Bukit Batok Hilltop (present day Bukit Batok Nature Park), on Lorong Sesuai. The Memorial, which consisted of Syonan Chureito and the British Memorial Cross, was built during the Japanese Occupation to honour the dead soldiers...
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Japanese Cemetery Park, located at Chuan Hoe Avenue. Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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