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Hong Kong in the 1950s & 1960s                                                                  An ever changing world    ...
1951 Queens Rd
1954 Causeway Bay
1955 Central Aerial
50s – 60s Film stars
1962 Nathan Road
1962 Race Course
1964 Housing Estate
1964 New Year Fair
1964 Mobile Library
1964 Po lin Chi
1966 Cross harbour Swim
1950s        1960s
1966 Aberdeen
1966 Chinese Opera
1967 Monkok
1968 Policewoman
1968 Swimming pool
1969 Shrine
1954 Wellington Rd
The End   A corner building in Yau Ma Tei near Temple Street.   Probably late 60s, painted by Elyse Parkin (English), ),  ...
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2
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Hong Kong 1950s and 1960s - Version 2

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In the crucial years of the 50s and 60s, Hong Kong has remade itself to become one the frontline cities of the world. Here is a collection of some rare old photos of the era.

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  1. 1. Hong Kong in the 1950s & 1960s An ever changing world 68 Robinson Rd. Probably late 60s, painted by Elyse Parkin. 羅便臣道68 號All rights reserved. Rights belong to their respective owners. Availablefree for non-commercial and personal use. First created Aug 2007. Version 2.0 - 1 Sep 2012. Jerry Tse. London.
  2. 2. 1951 Queens Rd
  3. 3. 1954 Causeway Bay
  4. 4. 1955 Central Aerial
  5. 5. 50s – 60s Film stars
  6. 6. 1962 Nathan Road
  7. 7. 1962 Race Course
  8. 8. 1964 Housing Estate
  9. 9. 1964 New Year Fair
  10. 10. 1964 Mobile Library
  11. 11. 1964 Po lin Chi
  12. 12. 1966 Cross harbour Swim
  13. 13. 1950s 1960s
  14. 14. 1966 Aberdeen
  15. 15. 1966 Chinese Opera
  16. 16. 1967 Monkok
  17. 17. 1968 Policewoman
  18. 18. 1968 Swimming pool
  19. 19. 1969 Shrine
  20. 20. 1954 Wellington Rd
  21. 21. The End A corner building in Yau Ma Tei near Temple Street. Probably late 60s, painted by Elyse Parkin (English), ), who arrived in HK in 1962 and taught arts in Hong Kong for many years.Sources – National Geographic, Hong Kong Annual Report,Old Photographs of Hong Kong by D Cuppleditch and others All rights reserved. Rights belong to their respective owners. Available free for non-commercial and personal use. Music – 鄧麗君, 愛的箴言
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