Woman carrying baskets walking by a Chinese Catholic Church : rear view

This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a barefoot woman walking past an unidentified Chinese Catholic Church. She is carrying two large bundles of basket-ware suspended from a carrying pole across her shoulder. No date of creation provided. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.

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From the Edwin A. Brown Collection. All rights reserved, Celia Mary Ferguson and National Library Board, Singapore 2008

  • Commerce and Industry>>Trade
  • Commerce and Industry>>Labour and Employment>>Vanishing Trades
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Religious Buildings
  • Business, finance and industry>>Industry>>Services>>Retail and wholesale
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Religious buildings
  • Retail trade--Photographs
  • Bamboo baskets--Photographs
  • Church buildings--Photographs

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