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  • Canning Lane : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Canning Lane with shophouses, from near River Valley Road. Several vehicles can be seen parked by the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Canning Lane : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Canning Lane with shophouses, from near River Valley Road. Several vehicles can be seen parked by the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Canning Lane : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Canning Lane with shophouses, from near River Valley Road. Several vehicles can be seen parked by the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Canning Lane : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Canning Lane with shophouses, from near River Valley Road. Several vehicles can be seen parked by the roadside. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Sungei Road buildings, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a two-storey shop house building located at Sungei Road. Sungei Road, which literally translated means “River Road” is so-named as it runs along the banks of the Rochor River. Sungei Road is located at the junction of Serangoon Road and Selegie Road. The year 1937 is...
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  • Spottiswoode Park Road shophouses : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This is a 1982 photograph showing the side view of a row of three-storey shophouses found in Spottiswoode Park Road. Spottiswoode Park Road is located near the Tanjong Pagar area and is probably named after one of the partners of Spottiswoode & Co. They were William, Charles and Archibald Spottiswoode....
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  • Spottiswoode Park Road shophouses : general view [29]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a street view of the side of a row of 2-storey shophouses along Spottiswoode Park Road. The upper storeys of the shophouses feature louvred windows and the building is supported by columns which extend through to the second storey as pilasters. Spottiswoode Park Road, which is...
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  • Cluny Park Road, towards Bukit Timah Road, from Cluny Park : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This is a 1995 photograph showing Cluny Park Road, towards Bukit Timah Road, from Cluny Park. A car is seen at the side of the road, which is lined with trees. Cluny Park Road may be named after a place in Scotland or after Jacob Clunis who was the First...
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  • Chinese temple, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a Chinese temple located near a road and among large trees. New flats under construction are on the right while a few vehicles are parked in an open space near the front of the temple. Photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bukit Merah, Tiong Bahru, and...
  • Woman food-street vendor in front of shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a woman street-food vendor cycling past a row of shophouses. There are vehicles parked in front of the shophouses that housed businesses such as "Fook Hin Engineering Co" and "K. V. V. Kutty & Co. Electro-plating works". Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses along Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. Motor vehicles lined the sides of the street. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese temple, circa 1966-1980 [6]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a Chinese temple located near a road and among large trees is partially hidden by an excavator. New flats under construction are on the right while a few vehicles are parked in an open space near the front of the temple. Photograph was taken in the vicinity...
  • Shophouses along a street, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. Motor vehicles are seen parked by the side of the street. A residential building with clothes hanging out to dry from the houses is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Blair...
  • Makeshift drink stall by a roadside, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a makeshift drink stall by the side of a road in front of a huge tree. A customer can be seen sitting at the stall with crates of bottled drinks stacked near him. Three cars and a lorry are parked along the road on the right, while...
  • Block 2, Holland Close, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a block of HDB flat that has an angular-U shape at Holland Close. The shape is unique as compared to the rest of the flats as seen on the right of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at Prinsep Street, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of the shophouses and motor vehicles lining the side of the street. A street-food vendor is visible in front one of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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.
  • Shophouses around Chinatown with a view of UOB Building, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses around Chinatown. Motor vehicles lined the side of street and clothes hang on bamboo poles on the upper level of the shophouses. UOB Building is visible in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Trengganu Street, Temple...
  • Shophouses at Balestier Road, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows two and three-storey shophouses on the side of the road. There are a variety of businesses housed in the building such as BATA, a tailor and a "Foto Salon". There is also a bus-stop and a crowd of commuters are seen waiting at the bus stop. Title...
  • Narrow back alley, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a crowded alley with some cars, motorcycles and a bicycle parked at the narrow alley located between two rows of buildings. A man is seen in the foreground and another man partially visible behind a car. Exact location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses along a busy road with a view of Mandarin Orchard Singapore, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a busy road with motor vehicles and pedestrians. Shophouses flanked the road and the Mandarin Orchard Singapore hotel towers at the centre of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses around Chinatown with a view of OCBC Bank, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of a one-way street with shophouses on both sides around Chinatown. Motor vehicles lined the sides of the street and some people are seen either walking or cycling against the flow of traffic. OCBC Bank building is partially visible on the left while Victoria Theatre...
  • Chinese temple, circa 1966-1980 [5]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows the side view of a Chinese temple. A car is parked in front of the temple while a few flats that are under construction can be seen in the background. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Bukit Merah, Tiong Bahru, and River Valley. Exact location...
  • Street stalls in front of shophouses, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street stall in front of a two-storeyed shophouse. The stall is in-between two vehicles and is closed and covered. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Blair Road, Everton Road and Spottiswoode Park Road. Exact location is unknown. Title devised by Library staff.