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  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Organisations · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of the Chingay Parade of 1976. It captures the dragon dance troupe holding up their long dragon prop. Police officers can be spotted among the crowd. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Audience at lion dance performance in Chinatown, mid-1970s

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows spectators at a lion dance performance in Chinatown, taken between 1974 and 1976. They include audience watching from the windows on the upper storey of a shophouse and more spectators on the ground floor. Two members of the lion dance troupe are in orange t-shirts. Title devised...
  • Performance on the steps of City Hall building during National Day Parade, 1974

    Events · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a night performance on the steps of the City Hall building during the National Day Parade of 1974. The steps were brightly illuminated for the performance with spectators watching the show from below. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of the Chingay Parade of 1976, focusing on a group of stilt walkers in traditional Chinese costumes. A lot of spectators are watching from the side of the road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Day Parade floats, 1974

    Events
    This photograph shows a street view of the National Day Parade float procession of 1974. It shows two floats carrying the PAP logo with spectators watching from the side. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Thaipusam, 1976

    This photograph shows a Thaipusam procession outside the Chettiars' Temple in 1976. The temple's grounds is packed with a crowd, comprising both Hindu worshippers and spectators, spilling to the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Day Parade floats, 1974

    Events
    This photograph shows a street view of the National Day Parade float procession of 1974. It shows the floats by the People's Association in front followed by POSB float. A lot of spectators are watching from the side of the road. The Title devised by Library staff.
  • Theemithi festival at Sri Mariamman Temple, 1975

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a Theemithi firewalking festival of 1975 at the courtyard of the Sri Mariamman temple. Two Hindu men are pouring milk into a trench where devotees will dip their feet after their firewalking. Excited spectators are cordoned off from the pit area by black and white barriers. Title...