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Portraits of Goh Ah Yeow, house amah, and Gow Ah See, cook amah, on the grounds of No. 1 Rimau

This is a photograph of Ms Gow Ah Yeow and Ms Gow Ah See who work as house amah and cook amah respectively in the house at No. 1 Rimau. Both are dressed in samfu, a set of blouse and loose pants either made of silk or cotton. Ms Gow Ah Yeow is standing beside Ms Gow Ah See who is seated on a cane armchair on the grounds of the house. Ms Gow Ah See is smiling broadly. Trees and part of a house can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library Staff.

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All rights reserved. Richard Hale, 1947


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