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  • Close-up view of Goodwood Park Hotel, 1960s [3]

    Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This is a front view of Goodwood Park Hotel, standing on slightly raised ground. There is an arched entranceway to the hotel, above which is the name of the hotel. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • General view of Goodwood Park Hotel, 1960s [2]

    Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This is a general view of Goodwood Park Hotel, standing on slightly raised ground. In the foreground are three palm trees. The name of the hotel is just visible behind one of the palm trees. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • General view of Goodwood Park Hotel, 1960s [1]

    Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This is a general view of Goodwood Park Hotel, standing on slightly raised ground. In the foreground are four palm trees. The name of the hotel is just visible behind one of the palm trees. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [1]

    Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows an external view of a Chinese junk mooring at sea, taken between 1974 and 1976. There are three men in the junk. The name of the junk is Fairwind and is fitted with seats for tourists. In the background are container ships. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [2]

    Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a group of mooring sea vessels, taken between 1974 and 1976. The Chinese junk at the foreground, Fairwind, is fitted with seats for tourists. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [5]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows an interior view of a Chinese junk at sea, taken between1974 and 1976. The sails are up and several tourists are enjoying the ride. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the interior of a Chinese junk at sea, taken between1974 and 1976, with three men working on the ship and a few tourists. There are a few rows of seats fitted in the junk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Haagen Dazs ice cream parlour at Junction 8 closed during circuit breaker period

    Economy · Politics and Government · Koh, Kenneth
    Contributed by Kenneth Koh, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows the exterior of Haagen Dazs ice cream parlour at Junction 8, closed during the circuit breaker period. The shop is dark and the entrance is cordoned off with chairs. On the floor...
  • SATS Inflight Catering Centre, Feb. 1981 [4 of 34]

    Economy · Arts
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat collection. It shows the interior view of a section of the SATS Inflight Catering Centre building with a large sliding door. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boy looking at river boats at Boat Quay

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Economy · Massot, Gilles, 1955-
    Photograph of a boy looking at the boats from "Singapore Explorer", a river boat ride service. Taken by Mr Gilles Massot, circa 2002. This photograph shows a boy standing near the edge of the Singapore River looking at the river boats. On the left is the alfresco dining area along...
  • Tourists at Little India, 2002

    Heritage and Culture · Economy · Strauss, Liesel
    This photograph shows a tour guide and some tourists at Little India, Singapore. Mannequins wearing various Indian costumes such as the saree and dresses with sequins, beads and laces, can be seen in the background. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • River boat docked at Clarke Quay

    Streets and Places · Economy · Massot, Gilles, 1955-
    Photograph of a river boat docked along Clarke Quay. Taken by Mr Gilles Massot, January 2002. This photograph shows a river boat docked at the jetty at Clarke Quay. Shophouses can be seen along the Singapore River. The equipment for G-Max reverse bungee jump is visible on the left. Additional...
  • Tourists at a flower garland stall in Little India, 2002

    Economy · Strauss, Liesel
    This photograph shows some tourists patronising a flower garland stall in Little India. Garlands are traditionally used by Hindus during weddings and funerals. The stall next to it is selling items used for prayers. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Four women tourists in a large tent, 2002

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Strauss, Liesel
    This photograph shows four women tourists with three of them sitting on the floor with two prams behind them. They are seen listening attentively to a briefing that seems to be held in a large tent. In the background, there is a rack with some colourful costumes and a room...
  • Marina Bay Sands lit up for National Day 2020 during the pandemic

    Events · Economy · Politics and Government · Wong Ling Siew
    "I am an avid fan of running and would go running to Marina Bay Sands Complex - a destination regarded as a key landmark that puts Singapore on the world map. I mean this spot was featured in the movie “Crazy Rich Asians”. It is to Singapore what Big Ben...
  • Solitary visitor at Merlion Park with a view of Marina Bay during circuit breaker period

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Economy · Politics and Government · Clare Ong
    "Taken during the Circuit Breaker in May. They depict empty streets, office buildings and roads, halted construction, the a lack of customers for businesses and shops, and the general air of loneliness during this period."--Contributed by Clare Ong, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This...
  • Exterior of Meng Yew Hotel at 488, Geylang Road during circuit breaker period

    Economy · Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Han Jok Kwang
    Contributed by Han Jok Kwang, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows Meng Yew Hotel located at no. 488 Geylang Road during the circuit breaker period. It shows a two-storey building with blue louvered French windows. Description by Library staff.
  • Merlion Park during circuit breaker period

    Arts · Economy · Sports and Recreation · Politics and Government · Benjamin Chue
    Contributed by Benjamin Chue, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows Merlion Park during circuit breaker. A section of the park has been cordoned off with black and yellow tape. A person can be seen posing near the Merlion. Description by Library staff.
  • River boats near Liang Court building during circuit breaker period

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Economy · Benjamin Chue
    Contributed by Benjamin Chue, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows empty river boats near Liang Court during the COVID-19 circuit breaker period due to the temporary suspension of the river boat tours. Description by Library staff. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Counts of dead roaches in hotel room during stay-home notice (SHN)

    Economy · Events · Tan Kai Li
    "Log of dead cockroaches found in the hotel room; meal delivery and housekeeping schedule. Having returned to Singapore from the US, our family of 4 was to fulfil our Stay Home Notice (SHN) at a designated hotel. As we have young children with us, we prepared for the SHN as...
  • Hotel Miramar, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a side view of the 16-storey Hotel Miramar that is under construction. The hotel is located at Havelock Road. There are still some scaffoldings on the hotel exterior, and rubbles and machinery in the foreground. Blocks of flats with clothes hanging out to dry on bamboo poles...
  • A row of shophouses at Havelock Road, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a row of two-storey shophouses. A road that is under construction leading to the Hotel Miramar is on the left. A building that is also under construction is partially visible behind the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Marina Bay Sands and ArtScience Museum during circuit breaker period [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Sebastian Soong
    "'A Broken Circuit: Singapore admist Covid-19' series of photographs by Sebastian Soong"--Contributed by Sebastian Soong, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call. This photograph shows a man with mask sitting on a stone chair with his bicycle parked in front of him near Singapore River during...
  • Suspension of cable car services during circuit breaker period

    Economy · Politics and Government · Den Poh
    "The sight of no cable car have shown how deeply COVID-19 have affected our tourism and attraction. It was taken at Faber Peak during circuit breaker where everyone is there for hiking and exercising including me."--Contributed by Den Poh, as part of the "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore" collection community call....