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  • Raffles Institution, 1972 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows the demolition 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. The Civilian War Memorial can be seen in the background. Title devised...
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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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  • Bras Basah Road junction : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 street view most likely shows the Bras Basah road junction near Raffles Institution (RI), which can be seen on the right side of the photograph. The Civilian War Memorial can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Lim Bo Seng Memorial, 1960s : general view [2]

    Personalities · Arts · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows Chew Cher Neo standing next to the Lim Bo Seng Memorial. The memorial was unveiled on 29 June 1954. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_703. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kranji War Memorial, 1960s : two people

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places
    Chew Cher Neo's wife and a boy posing for a photograph at the Kranji War Memorial. The Memorial commemorates the contributions of soldiers of the allied forces who died during World War 2. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_701. Date of creation estimated....
  • Kranji War Memorial, tombstones, 1969 : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government
    This photograph shows the tombstones of soldiers at the Kranji War Memorial. The Memorial commemorates the contributions of soldiers of the Allied Forces who died during World War II. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cenotaph War Memorial, 1960s : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a general view of the Cenotaph War Memorial, which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Around the monument is the lush foliage of trees and shrubs. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow...
  • Lim Bo Seng Memorial, 1960s : general view [1]

    Personalities · Arts · Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of a couple walking past the Lim Bo Seng memorial as some children take a closer look. The 3.5 m high pagoda was officially unveiled at the Esplanade on 29 June 1954 as a remembrance of the sacrifice the World War II martyr had given for...
  • Kranji War Memorial, 1969 : general view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places
    This 1969 photograph shows the Kranji War Memorial. The Memorial commemorates the contributions of soldiers of the Allied Forces who died during World War II. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lim Bo Seng Memorial, 1970s : general view

    Personalities · Arts · Streets and Places
    This is a photograph depicting two boys posing at the Esplanade. In the background is the Lim Bo Seng Memorial. The monument was built in remembrance of the war hero of Singapore who led the anti-Japanese resistance movement during World War II until he was captured and tortured to death....
  • Kranji War Memorial, sepulchral slab, 1969 : close-up

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a lady standing in front of a sepulchral slab which names of the twenty four thousand soldiers who died during World War II were inscribed on. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cenotaph, 1960s : group photograph

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This is a group photograph taken at the Cenotaph War Memorial. The memorial was unveiled on 31 March 1922. It was built in memory of Singaporeans who died during the World War. Donated by Chew Cher Neo and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_707. Date of creation estimated. Title...
  • Cenotaph War Memorial, 1960s : side view

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a side view of the Cenotaph War Memorial, which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cenotaph, 1922 : side view

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee
    This probably taken in the 1960s photograph shows the Cenotaph, which was erected as a memorial in honour of the men who died in action during World War I and II. It was unveiled by the Prince of Wales on March 31 1922. This general side view shot is in...
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows the Japanese Cemetery Park, located at Chuan Hoe Avenue. Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows the Japanese Cemetery Park, located at Chuan Hoe Avenue. Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park, tree : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows a tree, found in vicinity of the Japanese Cemetery Park (located at Chuan Hoe Avenue). Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bukit Batok Memorial steps : general view

    Streets and Places
    This 1995 photograph shows the steps leading to the Bukit Batok Memorial, located at the Bukit Batok Hilltop (present day Bukit Batok Nature Park), on Lorong Sesuai. The Memorial, which consisted of Syonan Chureito and the British Memorial Cross, was built during the Japanese Occupation to honour the dead soldiers...
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  • Japanese Cemetery Park : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows the Japanese Cemetery Park, located at Chuan Hoe Avenue. Gazetted as a memorial park in 1987, it is the largest Japanese cemetery in Southeast Asia. Title devised by Library staff.
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