Indian stall selling mutton soup, 1960s : general view


This is a 1960s photograph of an Indian man selling mutton soup. The stall has a signboard that reads: 'A. Samad'. Numerous food stalls such as this were set up by the island's myriad hawkers in front of shophouses and along five-foot ways, offering a variety of succulent dishes. Photograph donated by Leong Keng Wai and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_470. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2008. The original work © Leong Keng Wai.

Subjects
  • Commerce and Industry>>Labour and Employment>>Vanishing Trades
  • Ethnic Communities>>Food
  • Street vendors--Singapore--Photographs
  • Food--Singapore--Photographs
  • Business, finance and industry>>Industry>>Manufacturing industries>>Food, beverages and tobacco

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