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  • Clemenceau Avenue, towards River Valley Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Clemenceau Avenue, from opposite Teo Chew Building, towards River Valley Road. To the right is a Hindu temple under renovation, with scaffolding all around its structure. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Clemenceau Avenue, towards River Valley Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Clemenceau Avenue, from opposite Teo Chew Building, towards River Valley Road. To the right is a Hindu temple under renovation, with scaffolding all around its structure. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Building under construction : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This 1890s photograph shows a new building that is under construction in Banjoewangi (now Banyuwangi). Scaffoldings on the building can be seen in the picture. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
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  • Amoy Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This 1992 photograph shows the gutting of houses no. 111 - 116, from the side lane of Amoy Street. In the background can be seen many high-rise buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Town scene, 1960s : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Cheah, Seng Kee
    This 1960s photograph shows a town scene. Two-storey and three-storey shophouses are densely located in the area. There are vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians on the road. Heavy equipment on a construction site can be seen in the middle of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Meyer Road demolition site : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1970 photograph shows the demolition site of the Sea View Hotel, located at Meyer Road. Meyer Road is named after Jewish landowner Manasseh Meyer. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Meyer Road demolition site : close-up

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1970 photograph shows a close-up of the demolition site of the Sea View Hotel, located at Meyer Road. It shows an atrium with columns, underneath the metal frame of a dome. Meyer Road is named after Jewish landowner Manasseh Meyer. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mountbatten Road no. 738, 1984 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows a bungalow at no. 738 Mounbatten Road, at the corner of Margate Road, taken from across the road. The single-storey house has a tile roof, an open verandah with columns and balustrades, and windows covered with timber louvred shutters. The lower part of the house is...
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  • New Bridge Road, towards South Canal Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows New Bridge Road, from near Carpenter Street (towards South Canal Road). It shows a view of a street with shophouses on the right, and commercial buildings in the right background, one of which is still under construction. Built in 1842, New Bridge Road was named after...
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  • Chin Hin Street, from Tew Chew Street, towards Merchant Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows Chin Hin Street, now an expunged road, from Tew Chew Street (towards Merchant Road). Two-storey shophouses line both sides of the street. Most of the shophouses have awnings to protect the goods being displayed on the lower floor of the shophouses. A building under construction can...
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  • Emerald Hill Road houses : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1968 photograph shows Emerald Hill Road with rows of two-storey terrace houses lining both its sides. A building under construction can be seen in the background. The Emerald Hill area was originally owned by William Cuppage, who was the acting Postmaster General in the 1840s. Title devised by Library...
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  • Meyer Road demolition site : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1970 photograph shows the demolition site of the Sea View Hotel, located at Meyer Road. Meyer Road is named after Jewish landowner Manasseh Meyer. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • East Coast Road, near Nallur Road : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a tree-lined East Coast Road, near Nallur Road (eastwards). There is a bus stop on the left side of the road, while to the right can be seen a crane and an unfinished building at a construction site. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • New Bridge Road, towards South Canal Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows New Bridge Road, from near Carpenter Street (towards South Canal Road). It shows a view of a street with shophouses on the right, and a commercial building under construction, in the background. Built in 1842, New Bridge Road was named after Coleman's New Bridge which was...
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  • Emerald Hill Road houses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1968 photograph shows Emerald Hill Road with rows of two-storey terrace houses lining both its sides. A building under construction can be seen in the background. The Emerald Hill area was originally owned by William Cuppage, who was the acting Postmaster General in the 1840s. Title devised by Library...
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  • Meyer Road demolition site : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1970 photograph shows the demolition site of the Sea View Hotel, located at Meyer Road. Meyer Road is named after Jewish landowner Manasseh Meyer. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Anglo-Chinese School : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph depicts Anglo-Chinese School at Cairnhill Road. A building under construction can be seen to the right of the photograph. The school was founded on 1 March 1886 by Bishop William Fitzjames Oldham. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • New Bridge Road, towards North Canal Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows New Bridge Road, from the corner of Upper Circular Road (towards North Canal Road). It shows a view of a street with shophouses on the right, with several high-rise commercial buildings in the background, one of which is still under construction. Built in 1842, New Bridge...
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  • Amber Road no. 19 : general view [3]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1994 photograph shows demolished debris, at no. 19 Amber Road. Amber Road was named after Amber Elias, an early 20th century property owner. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nassim Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1995 photograph shows a building site at Nassim Road (at the site of Sultan of Brunei's property), near houses no. 46 and 46A. Nassim Road was named after the well-known Jewish family whose house was called Nassim Lodge. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Emerald Hill Road houses : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1968 photograph shows Emerald Hill Road with rows of two-storey terrace houses lining both its sides. A building under construction can be seen in the background. The Emerald Hill area was originally owned by William Cuppage, who was the acting Postmaster General in the 1840s. Title devised by Library...
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  • Amber Road : aerial view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1992 photograph shows an elevated view of Amber Road, as seen from the Chinese Swimming Club. Also seen in the picture are some buildings and a construction site. Amber Road is named after Jewish landowner Amber Elias. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pasir Panjang Road no. 243 and 244 : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows houses no. 243 and 244 Pasir Panjang Road, taken from across the road. Nearby are other houses in the estate, one of which is under construction. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road : aerial view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1992 photograph shows an elevated view of Amber Road, as seen from the Chinese Swimming Club. Also seen in the picture are some buildings and a construction site. Amber Road is named after Jewish landowner Amber Elias. Title devised by Library staff.
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