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  • Rochor River, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of the Rochor River between 1974 and 1976. It shows bumboats mooring on each side of the river, while two sampans, one carrying passengers, are plying the river. In the background is the old demolished Kallang Gas Works. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Theatre, mid-1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the former National Theatre located in King George V Park (later Fort Canning Park) near River Valley Road. The building was demolished in August 1986. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Raffles Lighthouse, mid-1970s

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Raffles Lighthouse taken from the shore between 1974 and 1976. It shows the lighthouse situated on a tiny island surrounded by coconut trees, and a long pier leads from the lighthouse to the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Rhu, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a panoramic south view of Tanjong Rhu between 1974 and 1976, with ships mooring on the river. On the right of the photograph is the Khong Guan Flour Mill and on the left is the now demolished floating Oasis Restaurant. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Rhu, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Rochor River between 1974 and 1976. It shows the view of the river facing the now demolished floating Oasis Restaurant and the National Stadium. Ships and bumboats are mooring along the shores and on the waters. On the other side of the...
  • National Theatre, mid-1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of the former National Theatre building located in King George V Park (later known as Fort Canning Park) near River Valley Road. The building was demolished in August 1986. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Raffles Hotel, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of Raffles Hotel and its surroundings along Beach Road. Cars are seen travelling along Beach Road on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House, circa 1961 : interior

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the interior of the building from the mezzanine with the conference area on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House, circa 1961 : frontage

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the front of the building facing the main road near the roundabout. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House, 1961

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the exterior view of the building facing the main road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House, circa 1961 : interior

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows the high ceiling-to-floor glass panels and ladies cleaning the windows and interior. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Capitol Theatre : night view

    Streets and Places · Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a view of the Capitol Theatre at night, with large signboards displaying movie screenings atop the theater and bright neon signs on other nearby buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House of Tan Yeok Nee, roof : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the intricate roof details on the house formerly belonging to Tan Yeok Nee. The building was gazetted as a National Monument on 29th November 1974. Title devised by Library staff.
  • MICA Building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows MICA (Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts) Building. The building was formerly known as Old Hill Street Police Station. It was gazetted as a National Monument on 18 December 1998. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Architectural Heritage Awards, plaque : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a plaque, located at 149 Neil Road. The plaque, issued in 1995, is an award given by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, 2010 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 black and white photograph shows Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall located at no. 9 Empress Place. Victoria Memorial Hall was built to honour the memory of Queen Victoria after her death in 1901. It was renamed Victoria Concert Hall after a renovation in 1979. Title devised by Library...
  • City Hall : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2008 photograph shows the exterior of City Hall. Glass windows and two lamp posts can be seen in the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • City Hall : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2008 photograph shows one of the corridors at the top floor of City Hall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Elias Building : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows Elias Building, located at 270 Middle Road. Designed in the neo-classical style, the building features a Star of David bas-relief at the roof façade. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Supreme Court, 2010 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a general view of the former Supreme Court, which was built in 1939. It is currently being converted into the National Art Gallery of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Armenian Church, 2010 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the exterior of the Armenian Church, located at no. 60 Hill Street. It shows a view of the steeple, the gable, and the walls of the church. The date 1835 is mounted on the wall just below the roof gable. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Baba House : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Baba House, located at 157 Neil Road. The shophouse, once the ancestral home of a Straits Chinese family, was officially opened on September 2008 as Baba House. It is now a heritage house owned by the National University of Singapore (NUS). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Former Supreme Court : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2008 photograph shows one of the rooms found inside of the former Supreme Court. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Raffles Hotel : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Raffles Hotel, located at no. 1 Beach Road. It was named after Singapore's founder Sir Stamford Raffles. The hotel was declared a national monument in 1987. Title devised by Library staff.