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  • Chinese woman street vendor : front view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A photograph of an old Chinese woman street vendor sitting at the side of the road probably in Chinatown. She seems to be a fortune teller. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "Photographs by : R.K. Tyers. Staff Straits Steamship Co., Ltd. Singapore."
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  • Operation Teakwood : general view

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Economy · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph capturing an elephant carrying a log of wood with its trunk while being ridden by its Indian handler. Behind them, are a few factories where the logs of timber are being kept. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K....
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  • Princess Elizabeth Park : general view [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a passageway along shops and eating places in the Princess Elizabeth Park, which is located at Hillview Avenue. The road mentioned is in the vicinity of Upper Bukit Timah Road. The houses in the area was built in 1951. Princess Elizabeth Park consists of Philip Walk,...
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  • Anamalai Avenue shop : exterior

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the exterior of a provision shop, located at Anamalai Avenue (near Bukit Timah Road). Anamalai was named after a place in Tamil Nadu, India. Most of the shops in the area have been demolished. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Temple Street building : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows a building, located at the south corner of Trengganu Street and Temple Street. The streets mentioned are part of the Chinatown Conservation Area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Pagoda Street, from overhead bridge : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows Pagoda Street, from an overhead bridge. The street was named after the pagoda-like gopuram of Sri Mariamman Temple. Pagoda Street has been converted into a pedestrian mall, leading to the entrance of the Chinatown MRT. Title devised by Library staff.
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