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  • Boat Quay and vicinity [3]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Shows Boat Quay, Outram area, Pearl's Hill
  • Boat Quay and vicinity [1]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Shows Boat Quay
  • Boat Quay and vicinity [2]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Shows Boat Quay
  • Merlion, mid-1970s

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows the side view of the Merlion statue, a half beast, half fish mythical creature, at the mouth of the Singapore River. Lighters and ships can be seen on the waters. The statue was relocated in 2002. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanjong Rhu, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a wide south view of Tanjong Rhu between 1974 and 1976. It shows ships mooring on the river and floating pitched-roof huts crowding the river bank. A continuous line of trees on a strip of land separates the Tanjong Rhu waterfront from the vast sea in the...
  • 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.
  • 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...
  • Bumboat, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a bumboat tied to the shore of a river between 1974 and 1976. Another bumboat is cruising on the river, ahead of a few men who are in the waters among some logs. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bumboats on the Singapore River, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows bumboats berthing at the Singapore River, in the vicinity of Boat Quay, with shophouses in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sungei Road Thieves Market, mid-1970s

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows rows upon rows of makeshift stalls at Sungei Road Thieves' Market at the rear of a few buildings facing the Rochor River. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rochor River, mid-1970s

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of the Rochor River between 1974 and 1976. It shows ships and bumboats traversing and mooring on the river, and logs lying on the shores on the right. A tall commercial building and HDB blocks rise behind the river. 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.
  • Rochor River, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of the Rochor River between 1974 and 1976, with ships and bumboats mooring along the shores. Wooden logs are also seen on the shores, with some floating on the river. Wooden huts front the river while in the far background rise the housing blocks. Title...
  • 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.
  • Golden Mile Complex and Beach Road housing estate, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the exterior view of Golden Mile Complex, a commercial cum residential development on the left, and Beach Road housing estate, on the right. The photograph is taken from Merdeka Bridge over the Kallang River, where a few bumboats are on its bank. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore aerial view [1 of 4] : aerial view of Boat Quay area, circa 1969

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of Boat Quay area and its surroundings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rompin Endau Expedition 1989

    Streets and Places · Nature Society (Singapore)
    This photograph is part of the collection of Malayan Nature Society group trip. The society visited Endau-Rompin National Park in Malaysia in 1989. This photograph shows a stream in the park. Two men are paddling a small boat in the stream. A third person can be seen on the boat....
  • Rompin Endau Expedition 1989

    Streets and Places · Nature Society (Singapore)
    This photograph is part of the collection of Malayan Nature Society group trip. The society visited Endau-Rompin National Park in Malaysia in 1989. This photograph shows a few members in a stream in the park. They appear to be catching small living things in the shallow waters. A member wearing...
  • Rompin Endau Expedition 1989

    Streets and Places · Nature Society (Singapore)
    This photograph is part of the collection of Malayan Nature Society group trip. The society visited Endau-Rompin National Park in Malaysia in 1989. This photograph shows part of a stream in the park. Rocks are seen in the water and lush greenery forms the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Jelai River, Pahang

    Streets and Places · Marshall, Jean Mary, Mrs
    A photograph of Jelai River, Pahang, showing raft houses alongside the River. Jelai River is a river in Pahang, Malaysia. This photograph is part of Mrs Jean Marshall collection of photographs taken between 1953 and 1954 when Jean Mary Gray was a British Red Cross field officer in West Pahang...
  • Lipis River, Pahang

    Streets and Places · Marshall, Jean Mary, Mrs
    A photograph of Lipis River, Pahang, showing raft houses alongside the River. Lipis River is a river in Pahang, Malaysia. This photograph is part of Mrs Jean Marshall collection of photographs taken between 1953 and 1954 when Jean Mary Gray was a British Red Cross field officer in West Pahang...
  • Jetty on Lipis River, Pahang

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Marshall, Jean Mary, Mrs
    A photograph showing children on the landing stage at Lipis River, Pahang. Lipis River is a river in Pahang, Malaysia. This photograph is part of Mrs Jean Marshall collection of photographs taken between 1953 and 1954 when Jean Mary Gray was a British Red Cross field officer in West Pahang...
  • General view of Taheiho and River Amur, 1914

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows part of Taheiho and the Amur River on the right in the background. The buildings in Taheiho are mainly single-storey buildings. This was taken from an elevation in 1916. Title devised by Library staff.