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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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  • 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.
    Reproduction Available
  • Civilian War Memorial, mid-1970s

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the Civilian War Memorial located at the War Memorial Park. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kranji War Cemetery, circa 1966 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows a general view of the Kranji War Cemetery. Taken probably in 1966 or 1967, the picture depicts the view as seen from the entrance of the cemetery. The Stone of Remembrance with the inscription "Their name liveth forever more" sits at the bottom of the stairs, near...
  • Kranji War Cemetery, circa 1966 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows a general view of the Kranji War Cemetery. The white headstones are spread out in neat rows on a gently sloping green hill, overlooking the hills of Singapore in the background. The picture was probably taken in 1966 or 1967. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by...
  • Inscriptions on base of Civilian War Memorial : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up of the inscriptions on the platform base of the Civilian War Memorial. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • War Memorial Park : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the War Memorial Park, which is dedicated to civilians of all races who were victims of World War ll. The War Memorial consists of four columns representing the four races in Singapore. Esplanade Theatre and Esplanade Mall can be seen in the background. Title devised by...
  • The Cenotaph : general view [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 black and white photograph shows the Cenotaph located at Esplanade Park. The Cenotaph is a war memorial which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Memorial within the Civilian War Memorial : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows an urn on a platform found within the Singapore Civilian War Memorial. There are inscriptions on the base of the platform, stating that the memorial is dedicated to the memories of victims killed during the Japanese occupation. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Civilian War Memorial, 2010 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Civilian War Memorial located at the War Memorial Park. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Cenotaph : general view [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Cenotaph located at Esplanade Park. It was built in memory of the 124 British soldiers in Singapore who lost their lives during World War I and World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • Lim Bo Seng Memorial, 1960s : general view [2]

    Personalities · Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows Chew Cher Neo standing next to the Lim Bo Seng Memorial. The memorial was unveiled on 29 June 1954. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_703. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • Kranji War Memorial, 1960s : two people

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places
    Chew Cher Neo's wife and a boy posing for a photograph at the Kranji War Memorial. The Memorial commemorates the contributions of soldiers of the allied forces who died during World War 2. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_701. Date of creation estimated....