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  • Sultan Street, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Sultan Street in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It shows a view of a street with shophouses and other commercial buildings with a roundabout in the foreground. There are also trishaws and pedestrians on the street. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sikh policeman, 1900s : full-length portrait

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Politics and Government
    This photograph shows a Sikh policeman standing on a concrete drum, in the middle of intersecting roads. He is wearing gloves to direct the traffic, before the installation of traffic lights in Singapore. A man on a bicycle is waiting to cross the road in the background. There is a...
  • On duty in Kuala Lumpur : full-length portrait

    Transportation · Personalities · Politics and Government · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Sikh traffic policeman, dressed in a turban and a khaki uniform, posing while on duty. The policeman is standing on a pedestal, in the middle of the road. This was taken in Kuala Lumpur, Malaya. Part of a compiled album, with a label...
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  • Keng Lee Road, towards Hertford Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1982 photograph shows Keng Lee Road, towards Hertford Road corner (on the right) and Newton Road. It shows a view of a road with traffic lights and pedestrian crossings. Located in the Newton area, Keng Lee Road was named in 1928, after Ching Keng Lee, a rice merchant, ship...
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  • Koek Road, towards Orchard Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1978 photograph shows Koek Road, with Orchard Road Market on the right, towards Orchard Road. It shows a view of a street lined with low-rise buildings. There is a traffic gantry in the distance which marks the entrance to the restricted zone. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Newton Circus, at Kampong Java Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
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  • McNair Road, from Towner Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a tree-lined McNair Road, from Towner Road junction. A traffic sign indicating the speed limit can be seen on the right. McNair Road is named after Major J.F.A. McNair, who served as the first Colonial Engineer. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Neil Road, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Neil Road, from across New Bridge Road and Kampong Bahru Road junction. It shows a view of a wide road with two-storey shophouses at the far end. On the left can be seen a pedestrian crossing and traffic lights. Neil Road is named after Colonel Neil...
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  • Kallang Road, from Geylang Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a tree-lined Kallang Road, from Geylang Road corner. Two traffic lights can be seen on the left, at the entrance to Geylang Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • North Bridge Road, from Jalan Sultan corner, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows North Bridge Road (westwards from Jalan Sultan corner). It shows a view of shophouses at the junction of the two roads. Two traffic lights can be seen in front of the corner shophouse, with an intersection in the foreground. North Bridge Road is so-named as it...
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  • Middle Road shophouses, 1986 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1986 photograph shows two-storey shophouses at the corner of Middle Road and Prinsep Street. A traffic light stands near the right corner with a pedestrian crossing in front of it. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Killiney Road, near Lloyd Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows Killiney Road, near Lloyd Road, towards Orchard Road. It shows a street lined with shophouses, and roadside parking lots on both sides. A traffic gantry can be seen in the distance, marking the entry into the restricted zone. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • North Canal Road, 1984 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows North Canal Road (from opposite North Canal Road Post Office towards New Bridge Road). It shows a view of a two-way street divided by a traffic island. There are shophouses on the right, and a "No U-turn" sign in the foreground. North Canal Road is named...
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1987 photograph shows the traffic at Orchard Road. There is a traffic island in the middle of the photograph, with street lights and a walkway. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised...
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  • Middle Road shophouses, 1986 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1986 photograph shows two-storey shophouses at the corner of Middle Road and Prinsep Street. A traffic light stands near the right corner with a pedestrian crossing in front of it. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Mountbatten Road, from Geylang Road, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Mountbatten Road, from Geylang Road and Kallang Road junction. It shows a view of a paved road lined with trees on both sides. Three traffic lights are visible in the photograph, two on the left, and one on the right. Mountbatten Road is named after Lord...
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  • Killiney Road, from Tiverton Lane : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows Killiney Road, from Tiverton Lane, towards Orchard Road. It shows a street with shophouses on the right, and a traffic gantry in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [9]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1987 photograph shows Orchard Road, with its high-rise buildings. A traffic junction and a pedestrian crossing can be seen on the right. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road. Two-storey shophouses, and commercial buildings can be seen in the photograph. Straddling the road is a traffic gantry marking the entry into the restricted zone. Cairnhill Road is named after a house called "Cairn hill". Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Killiney Road, near Lloyd Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows Killiney Road, near Lloyd Road, towards Orchard Road. It shows a street lined with shophouses, and roadside parking lots on both sides. A traffic gantry can be seen in the distance, marking the entry into the restricted zone. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Queen Street, at Rochor Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Queen Street, at Rochor Road junction. It shows a view of a street with low-rise commercial buildings along the roadside. A gantry marking the entry to the restricted zone, can be seen in the foreground. Queen Street is named after Queen Victoria. Title devised by Library...
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  • Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road. Two-storey shophouses, and commercial buildings can be seen in the photograph. Straddling the road is a traffic gantry marking the entry into the restricted zone. Cairnhill Road is named after a house called "Cairn hill". Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road. Two-storey shophouses line the road on both sides. Straddling the road is a traffic gantry marking the entry into the restricted zone. Cairnhill Road is named after a house called "Cairn hill". Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Cairnhill Road, from Orchard Road. Two-storey shophouses line the road. Straddling the road is a traffic gantry marking the entry into the restricted zone. Cairnhill Road is named after a house called "Cairn hill". Title devised by Library staff.
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