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  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Wakeboarding

    Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a man wakeboarding across the sea near Jurong. A cluster of wooden houses built on stilts can be seen along the coastline. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Featuring prominently in the background is the steeple of St Andrew's...
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  • Raffles Institution, field, 1969 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows the school field of Raffles Institution (RI). Known previously as the Singapore Institution, the location of RI is where the Raffles City mall now stands. The school was founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1823. Featuring prominently in the background is the Civilian War Memorial, which...
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  • Clementi Swimming Complex, 1983 : aerial view

    Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Here in this photograph are three well utilized swimming pools at the Clementi Swimming Complex. One of them is palm-shaped, while the other two are rectangular. Greenery surrounds the swimming complex which was officially unveiled to the public on 15 August 1983. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
  • Swimming pool at Raffles City, 1986 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a Caucasian man sitting in a lounge chair by the two freeform outdoor swimming pools at Raffles City. This hotel facility is shared between sister hotels Fairmont Singapore (which was previously known as The Westin Plaza or Raffles The Plaza) and Swissotel The Stamford (previously known as...
  • Tennis court at Raffles City, 1986 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph of the tennis courts at Raffles City, more specifically on the 8th floor of Fairmont Singapore (previously known as The Westin Plaza or Raffles The Plaza). A far exit leads to Swissotel The Stamford (previously known as The Westin Stamford) and to the far left is...
  • Rugby scrum : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Pictured in this photograph are two rugby teams in a scrum (scrummage). One team is in blue and white striped jerseys, while the other is in red and blue stripes. There is a man dressed in white, who should be the referee as he is holding a whistle. Trees with...
  • Rugby scrum : close-up

    Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Pictured in this photograph are two rugby teams in a scrum (scrummage). The picture is a close-up view, showing the backs of the rugby players interlocked in a scrum. One team is in blue and white striped jerseys, while the other is in red and blue stripes. Title devised by...
  • Ladies Tennis Ground, S'pore 28, 1885 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Sports and Recreation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1885 photograph shows a view of the Ladies Tennis Ground. Taken from the corner of Bencoolen Street and Orchard Road, the photograph depicts a lawn which was known as Dhoby Green. This open area was initially used by the Indian ‘dhobies’ or laundrymen to lay out to dry the...
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  • Race course, 1863 : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1863 photograph depicts The Old Racecourse, located at Farrer Park. The image was digitized from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled "Views and types of Singapore, 1863". Title information from donor.
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  • The Grand Stand. 346, 1900s : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows the grandstand in the old racecourse, at Farrer Park. Built in 1842, the racecourse became a sports and recreational hub for the Europeans and created employment for the early settlers from Java and India. Title from inscription, on front of photograph....
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  • Man on horse by the river : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Personalities · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph shows a man in Western attire on a horse with a rifle in his hand and a bandolier around his chest. On the right side of the photograph is a river. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
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  • View from Fullerton Building : panoramic view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the view of the buildings surrounding the Esplanade (now the Padang) taken from on top of the Fullerton building. From the left is the Victoria Memorial Hall (now Victoria Concert Hall) where the Dalhousie Obelisk is in front of it. Next to it is...
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  • Garrison Golf Course : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows the Garrison Golf course, at Minden Road. Blocks of high-rise buildings can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Garrison Golf Links : general view [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows part of the course of Garrison Golf Links, at Holland Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Garrison Golf Course : general view [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows part of the Garrison Golf course, at Minden Road. Located off Holland Road, Minden Road was named after the battle of the Malborough's wars and was once a nutmeg estate. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Garrison Golf Links : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows the Garrison Golf Links, at Holland Road. Several low-rise buildings can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Garrison Golf Links : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1995 photograph shows the Garrison Golf Links, at Holland Road. Several low-rise buildings can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Old Singapore Turf Club : general view [8]

    Streets and Places · Organisations · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the old Singapore Turf Club at Dunearn Road. It shows a view of a road with low-rise buildings on the right. The Turf Club was founded by Scottish merchant William Henry Macleod Read and began as the Singapore Sporting Club in 1842. The Turf Club moved...
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  • Old Singapore Turf Club, track : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Organisations · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the track at the old Singapore Turf Club at Dunearn Road. The Turf Club was founded by Scottish merchant William Henry Macleod Read and began as the Singapore Sporting Club in 1842. The Turf Club moved to its new premises at Kranji in 1999, and was...
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  • Old Singapore Turf Club, grandstand : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Organisations · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the grandstand from 8 Furlong post, at the old Singapore Turf Club at Dunearn Road. The Turf Club was founded by Scottish merchant William Henry Macleod Read and began as the Singapore Sporting Club in 1842. The Turf Club moved to its new premises at Kranji...
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  • Old Singapore Turf Club, stables : side view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Organisations · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a side view of the stables in the old Singapore Turf Club at Dunearn Road. The Turf Club was founded by Scottish merchant William Henry Macleod Read and began as the Singapore Sporting Club in 1842. The Turf Club moved to its new premises at Kranji...
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