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  • Raffles Place, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of Raffles Place. Shophouses and colonial-style buildings are seen on both sides of the photograph. Cars are parked in four rows in the middle. In the background facing the camera is a multi-store commercial building. The back of the postcard is unwritten....
  • Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a part of Cavenagh Bridge in Singapore. One of the oldest bridges in Singapore it is also the only suspension bridge. It spans the lower reaches of the Singapore River. Buildings in Raffles Place can be seen in the background. The...
  • Battery Road from seaside, Singapore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This postcard features a coloured photograph that shows a scene at Battery Road, Singapore. It shows a rickshaw and a motor car parked in front of a low structure with a few steps. Trees are seen behind the vehicles. Multi-storey buildings are seen in the background. The back of the...
  • Singapore Cricket Club, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of the Cricket Club on the Esplanade (present day Padang). The building is seen in the background . The Singapore Cricket Club was established in 1852 due to the popularity of the game among the European community. Three Malay men are sitting...
  • Robinson Road - Singapore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a scene of Robinson Road. It shows a road with several horse carts. Two- and three-storey colonial-style buildings line both sides of the road. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Singapore, Raffles Square

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the front and back of a tinted postcard. It features a view of the Raffles Square, a commercial square. On the left are some two-storey and three-storey buildings, including the John Little & Co.'s department store. On the left is a partial view of a small garden...
  • View of Singapore town, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a scenery of Singapore city. It shows an aerial view of Singapore with the Singapore River, shophouses, other low-rise buildings, as well as Cavenagh Bridge. In the foreground can be seen the rooftops of some buildings. The words "View...
  • Singapore river, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a scenery of the Singapore River. It shows a river with some boat traffic. In the background are two- and three-storey shophouses lining the bank of the river. The words "Singapore River, Singapore" are printed at the bottom of...
  • Singapore River

    Streets and Places
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a scenery of the Singapore River. It shows a river with some boat traffic. In the background is the Cavenagh Bridge and the Fullerton Building. The word "Singapore" is written at the bottom-right corner of the postcard. Title devised...
  • Raffles Square, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This image shows the front and back of a tinted postcard sent from Singapore to the Netherlands. It features a view of the Raffles Square, a commercial square. Seen here are some three-storey buildings, with a small garden in the middle. The divided back is affixed with a 5-cent Nederlandsch-Indië...
  • Singapore river

    Streets and Places
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a scenery of the Singapore River. It shows a river with heavy boat traffic. In the background are the commercial buildings of the business district. The words "Singapore River" are printed at the bottom-right corner of the postcard. Date...
  • Singapore River

    Streets and Places
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of a scenery of the Singapore River. It shows a river with some boat traffic. In the background are some large commercial buildings of the business district. The word "Singapore" is printed at the bottom-left corner of the postcard. Title...
  • Aerial view from Bras Brash Road - S'pore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This black-and-white picture postcard shows an aerial view of Singapore. Viewed from Bras Basah Road it shows low-rise commercial buildings on both sides of the road in the centre. This is Rochor Road. Ships on the sea can be seen in the background. This postcard has a divided back and...
  • Hongkong Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Hongkong and Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay. It is seen on the far right along with a stretch of Merchant offices.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road. It shows a row of three-storey shophouses with adjoining commercial buildings on the right. This postcard has an undivided back format.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen along the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road. Tan Kim Seng Fountain can be seen on the left in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rochor Road, Singapore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This black-and-white picture postcard shows an aerial view of Rochor Road and its surroundings. Low-rise commercial buildings are seen on both sides of the road. Ships on the sea can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Aerial view of Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This is a black-and-white picture postcard showing an aerial view of Singapore. Commercial and government buildings are featured. Ships on the sea can be seen in the background.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows an elevated view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen on both sides of the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road.
  • Battery Road, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road. It shows a row of three-storey shophouses with adjoining commercial buildings on the left. A Japanese flag is seen on the building on the right. Rickshaws can be seen on the road.
  • Hongkong Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay, Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This shows the front of a black-and-white picture postcard with a photograph of Hongkong and Shanghai Bank at Collyer Quay. It is seen on the far right along with a stretch of Merchant offices.
  • Singapore, Battery Road

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This postcard shows a view of Battery Road with commercial buildings including shophouses seen along the road. A row of rickshaws can be seen on the road. Tan Kim Seng Fountain can be seen on the left in the foreground. This postcard has a divided back format.
  • Vehicles of Singapore. Greetings from Singapore

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation
    This black-and-white postcard contains two pictures, one each of commercial buildings along Battery Road and Hongkong & Shanghai Bank and Chartered Bank, as well as three smaller pictures of a rickshaw, horse carriage and bullock cart. This postcard has an undivided back format.
  • Aerial view from Bras Brash Road - S'pore

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This black-and-white picture postcard shows an aerial view of Singapore. Viewed from Bras Basah Road it shows low-rise commercial buildings on both sides of the road in the centre. This is Rochor Road. Ships on the sea can be seen in the background.