Posts tagged with ‘1960s’

  • Night shot of the newly opened New City Photo Studio at Changi Road in 1958.

    New City Photo Studio 1958 – 1987

    June 8, 2015

    People take photographs for various reasons – as a way to remember events, as a creative expression, and with...

  • Playing by the Water

    October 31, 2014

    Water has been a significant influence on Singapore’s history in commerce, historical and social settings that interweave with the...

  • The Birth and Death of the “People’s Theatre”

    October 21, 2014

    An early black and white photograph of a group of young men standing in front of the grand fountain...

  • Both sides of the big family at the wake. Photo: Teo Yap Tee

    A Funeral in a Village in 1968

    September 23, 2014

    Madam Teo Yap Tee contributed photographs depicting a funeral procession in a village in 1968, and describes the following...

  • Old School “Photoshop”

    July 22, 2014

    Possibly one of the most fascinating finds, these photographs come from a time when “photoshopping” took place in the...