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Kampong Bugis, [1890s] : general view

This probably taken in 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of Kampong Bugis. There is an inscription "Campong Buggis. 90" at the bottom left hand side of the photograph. It shows traditional Malay timber houses raised on stilts by the waterfront. There is a row boat with a man rowing it. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

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All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.


Suggested Pictures

Suggested Pictures from National Archives of Singapore