Search Results for "Asia Insurance"

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  • Asia Insurance Building : exterior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Bonny
    This photograph shows the exterior of Asia Insurance Building which is sited at a road junction. Two sides diverge from a central long narrow section and are uniform in appearance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Asia Insurance Building, 1954 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken between 1960 and 1969 shows Asia Insurance Building, which is located at 2 Finlayson Green. When it was opened on 10 December 1955, it housed Asia Insurance. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Asia Insurance Building, 1954 : general view

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken between 1960 and 1969 shows Asia Insurance Building, which is located at 2 Finlayson Green. When it was opened on 10 December 1955, it housed Asia Insurance. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Asia Insurance Building, 1950s : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the entrance to the Asia Insurance Building, with the building's name in both Chinese and English on its walls. The two sides of the building, with their distinctive lines, diverge from a central narrow section and are uniform in appearance. This original façade of the building can...
  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, located at the corner of Finlayson Green and Raffles Quay. The roads mentioned are located in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, located at the corner of Finlayson Green and Raffles Quay. The roads mentioned are located in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Asia Insurance Building, 1956 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, as seen from the Marina Bay waterfront. Designed by Ng Keng Siang, it was the tallest building in Singapore when it was built in 1954. The Asia Insurance Building was renamed as Ascott Singapore Raffles Place in November 2008 after it was redeveloped...
  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, located at no.2 Finlayson Green. Opened on 10 December 1955, it was considered to be the tallest building in Southeast Asia. The building, designed by Ng Keng Seng, is now known as the Ascott Raffles Place (renamed in November 2008). Title devised...
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  • Asia Insurance Building : general view [4]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the Asia Insurance Building, also known as the A. I. Building on the left. It is located at 2 Finlayson Green and was officially opened on 10 December 1955. It has 18 floors and is 87 m. tall, one of the tallest buildings in Southeast Asia when...
  • Asia Insurance Building, 1950s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the exterior of the Asia Insurance Building, located at the junction of Raffles Quay and Finlayson Green. The two sides of the building diverge from a central narrow section and are uniform in appearance. The stepped roof is another distinctive feature of the building. Title devised by...
  • Asia Insurance Building, 1950s : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the exterior of the Asia Insurance Building, located at the junction of Raffles Quay and Finlayson Green. The two sides of the building diverge from a central narrow section and are uniform in appearance. The stepped roof is another distinctive feature of the building. Title devised by...
  • Asia Insurance Building plaque : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a plaque, located within the vicinity of the Asia Insurance Building at no.2 Finlayson Green. The plaque commemorates the opening of the building by Sir Robert Brown Black on 10th December 1955. The building was designed by Ng Keng Seng. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Asia Insurance Building plaque : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a plaque, located within the vicinity of the Asia Insurance Building at no.2 Finlayson Green. The plaque states that the foundation stone for the building was laid by Commissioner-General Malcolm MacDonald, on 19 June 1953. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Asia Insurance Building, 1960 : general view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows among others the Asia Insurance Building, as seen from Clifford Pier. The building which had been completed about six years earlier has a distinctive concrete crown on its stepped roof. Starting from the left are a bungalow-type building, then a side view of Denmark House (a modern...
  • Partially constructed Asia Insurance Building, 1950s : exterior

    Streets and Places · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the partially completed Asia Insurance Building, with its location at the junction of Raffles Quay and Finlayson Green. The building was designed by one of Singapore's pioneer architects, Ng Keng Siang. The stepped roof with its concrete crown at the apex constitutes one of the distinctive features...
  • Asia Insurance Building five-foot way : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1993 photograph showing the five-foot way at the Asia Insurance Building at no.2 Finlayson Green. Opened on 10 December 1955, it was considered to be the tallest building in Southeast Asia. The building, designed by Ng Keng Seng, is now known as the Ascott Raffles Place (renamed in November...
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  • Ascott Raffles Place : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the former Asia Insurance Building, now known as Ascott Raffles Place. The building, once owned by Asia Insurance, has been converted into a luxury service apartment by the Ascott Group. The word "ASCOTT" can be seen above the front entrance of the building, and other high-rise...
  • Ascott Raffles Place : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the former Asia Insurance Building, now known as Ascott Raffles Place. The building, once owned by Asia Insurance, has been converted into a luxury service apartment by the Ascott Group. The word "ASCOTT" can be seen above the front entrance of the building, and other high-rise...
  • Raffles Quay : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows buildings located along Raffles Quay. In the background, shophouses stand out against the more modern buildings. Asia Insurance Building, with its stepped roof, is also featured in the background. Raffles Quay is located in the vicinity of Raffles Place. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bumboats on Singapore River, 1970

    Streets and Places · Economy · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This is a photograph of Singapore River taken from Elgin Bridge in September 1970. Bumboats (also known as twakows or tongkangs) and goods lighters line both sides of the river. Commercial buildings in the vicinity, like the Bank of China Building and the Asia Insurance Building (now known as Ascott...
  • Singapore skyline, 1970s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Singapore skyline in the late 1970s as seen from reclaimed land which is now known as Marina South. Commercial buildings like the former Asia Insurance Building, the CPF Building and the OCBC Centre, as well as the former General Post Office building can be seen as...
  • Shenton Way, 1987 : general view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a 1987 photograph showing a general view of Shenton Way. Set against the skyline are financial buildings like Asia Insurance Building, Hong Leong Building and Robina House. Partially hidden are Shenton House, UIC Building, DBS Tower and Central Provident Fund (CPF) Building. On the left are boats docked...
  • Finlayson Green, towards Robinson Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows Finlayson Green (towards Robinson Road). The Asia Insurance Building can be seen on the left side of the photograph. Located in the Raffles Place area, Finlayson Green is named after Boustead and Company head, John Finlayson. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Finlayson Green, towards Robinson Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph shows Finlayson Green (towards Robinson Road). The Asia Insurance Building can be seen on the left side of the photograph. Located in the Raffles Place area, Finlayson Green is named after Boustead and Company head, John Finlayson. Title devised by Library staff.
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