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  • View of buildings along Collyer Quay, 1962

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of buildings along Collyer Quay. From left to right are Clifford Pier, Alkaff Arcade, Clifford House, Shell House, Union Building, Hongkong and Shanghai Bank building, Bank of China building, and the General Post Office. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Collyer Quay, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of the waterfront at Collyer Quay, taken from the sea between 1974 and 1976. The photograph shows Clifford Pier with the Shell House behind it and the revolving Red Lantern on the left while the now demolished Alkaff Arcade is seen in front of it....
  • Keppel Harbour, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows a panoramic aerial view of the Keppel Harbour taken between 1974 and 1976. It shows a vessel docking at the wharf and low waterfront buildings on the left, and along the shore on the right, is a group of wooden ptiched-roof houses on stilts. Title devised by...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [11 of 18]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore seafront from the DBS Building, capturing a building under construction, and the many boats and ships moored at sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [109 of 118]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. This photograph shows an aerial view of the top of the DBS Building which is under construction. Adjacent to the site is a new construction site for a 40-storey building. In the background, the seafront with numerous mooring...
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [49 of 95] : set "786", circa 1972 [4 of 9]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of the seafront from the DBS Building, with a few hig-rise buildings under construction, facing the sea and the mooring ships at the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [9 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore waterfront from the DBS Building, capturing several towering buildings in the central business districts that are facing the sea, and two skyscrapers under construction at the foreground. Title devised by Library...
  • Panorama of Singapore from DBS Building, circa 1973 [10 of 18]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of Singapore waterfront from the DBS Building, capturing two skyscrapers under construction facing the sea, and the many ships and boats at sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Development Bank of Singapore building construction [50 of 95] : set "786", circa 1972 [5 of 9]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows a panoramic view of the seafront from the DBS Building. It captures the high-rise buildings facing the sea which are under construction. In the background, the sea and mooring ships are visible. Vehicles are seen plying...
  • Construction of Development Bank of Singapore building [115 of 118]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat Collection. It shows an aerial view of the top of the DBS Building which is under construction with workers seen on site. The view also captures the seafront with ships mooring on the water, and the UIC building construction...
  • Singapore waterfront, 1953

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows small vessels plying the edge of Singapore waters next to the city centre. Commercial buildings and a busy vehicle traffic are separated from the waters by a sea wall. A few sampans including one carrying three passengers can also be seen. This photograph was taken with a...
  • Collyer Quay waterfront, 1953

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the Collyer Quay waterfront. Sampans and boats ply the waters behind the seawall, while on ground, commercial buildings such as the Ocean Building and the Alkaff Arcade stand in front of busy roads. This photograph was taken with a Roflex in February 1953....
  • Aerial view of Singapore's waterfront along Nicoll Highway

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial and panoramic view of Singapore's waterfront along the stretch of Nicoll Highway that follows the sweep of the shoreline. The view shows the vast seas that is peppered with small boats and large vessels. Singapore's business district skyline and its skyscrapers are also visible. No...
  • Night view of Singapore's waterfront along Nicoll Highway [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic and silhouette view of Singapore's waterfront and seas along Nicoll Highway. Illumination from street lamps shows the empty streets as well as the sweep of Singapore's shoreline. Lights from buildings help to increase the visibility around the area. No date of creation estimated. Title devised...
  • Night view of Singapore's waterfront along Nicoll Highway [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic and silhouette view of Singapore's waterfront and seas along Nicoll Highway. Illumination from street lamps across the highway stretch shows the sweep of Singapore's shoreline. No date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ocean Building at Collyer Quay in Singapore, 1970s [5]

    Streets and Places
    This photographs shows an aerial and panoramic view of the Ocean Building which is under construction along Collyer Quay. The view shows the convex shape of the facade walls. Construction at the top storey of the building is underway with the help of a huge crane that towers above steel...
  • Ocean Building at Collyer Quay in Singapore, 1970s [6]

    Streets and Places
    This photographs shows an aerial and panoramic view of the Ocean Building which is under construction along Collyer Quay. The view shows the convex shape of the facade walls. Construction at the top storey of the building is underway with the help of a huge crane that towers above steel...
  • Keppel Harbour, 1965

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows an aerial view of Keppel Harbour. Three vessels are docked at the wharf in front of a row of low waterfront buildings. A vessel on dry dock is visible further up the wharf. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kolam Ayer ABC Waterfront : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of Kolam Ayer ABC Waterfront. Apartment blocks can be seen in the background of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Marina Bay waterfront and financial district skyline : panoramic view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Marina Bay waterfront, set against the skyline of Singapore's central business district. Financial skyscrapers at the central business district form a scenic backdrop against boats in the bay. Some of the office buildings include the Temasek Tower (now known as 8 Shenton Way), DBS Tower, UIC...
  • Marina Bay waterfront, 1976 : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Marina Bay waterfront, set against the city skyline of Singapore. Financial and office buildings of the CBD (Central Business District) are pictured across the photograph. The DBS (Development Bank of Singapore) Tower is seen on the left of the photograph. The Hong Leong Finance Building and...
  • Marina Bay waterfront : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Marina Bay waterfront, set against the city skyline of Singapore. Financial and office buildings of the Central Business District (CBD) are pictured across the photograph. The Hong Leong Finance Building and the Asia Insurance Building (now known as Ascott Singapore Raffles Place) are pictured at the...
  • Singapore waterfront, 1960 : panoramic view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Singapore's waterfront from the Marina Bay area. Major landmarks along Collyer Quay can be seen across the photograph. The Asia Insurance Building (now known as Ascott Singapore Raffles Place), Ocean Building and Clifford Pier are on the left side of the photograph. The...
  • Singapore waterfront, 1960 : panoramic view [2]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Singapore's waterfront from the Marina Bay area. Major landmarks along Collyer Quay are in the background. The Asia Insurance Building (now known as Ascott Singapore Raffles Place), Ocean Building and Clifford Pier are on the left. The Maritime Building (now replaced by Tung...