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  • Hock Lam Street, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Economy · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a street scene at Hock Lam Street. On both sides of the street are rows of shophouses with clothes on bamboo poles hanging out from the windows of the upper floors. Outside the shops are street hawkers selling food, fruits and other goods. A trishaw is seen...
  • Hill Street, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a street scene at Hill Street. On the left, four school children are walking by the side of the street in front of a row of shophouses with Central Fire Station located at the far end. Motor vehicles turning to Hill Street can be seen on the...
  • Queen Elizabeth Walk, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows the view of the seaside promenade, Queen Elizabeth Walk, at the Esplanade Park. People can be seen walking along the promenade. Anderson Bridge and Fullerton Building, located at Fullerton Square which houses the General Post Office, are visible on the left. Date of creation estimated. Title devised...
  • Singapore River, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows bumboats and barges, docked along the Singapore River. Shophouses, Fullerton Building which housed the General Post Office, and the distinctive domed tower of Supreme Court building are visible across the river in the background. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Clifford Pier at night, 1965

    Streets and Places · Arts · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a night view of the interior of the covered Clifford Pier, with its large multiple steel arches. Clifford Pier was built between 1927 and 1933 to replace Johnston's Pier. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Victoria Memorial Hall, 1962

    Arts · Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows Victoria Memorial Hall and its Clock Tower. Located at Empress Place, the memorial hall was built for Queen Victoria, who had passed away in January 1901. Banner over the Victoria Memorial Hall announces the 13th International Salon of Photography and 3rd Foto Fair organised by the Photographic...
  • Supreme Court and City Hall buildings, 1963

    Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a view of Supreme Court (left), with its distinctive domed tower and columns and City Hall (right) along St Andrew's Road as viewed from the Padang. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore harbour and Clifford Pier, 1965

    Streets and Places · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the Singapore harbour and Clifford Pier. Situated on Collyer Quay at the mouth of the Singapore River, Clifford Pier was built between 1927 and 1933. Supreme Court, with its distinctive domed tower and columns, City Hall, St. Andrew's Cathedral, and the Padang (right)...