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Chinese funeral procession at Hock Lam Street, 1970 [2]



This 1970 photograph shows a Chinese funeral procession at the now-expunged Hock Lam Street. Member of the funeral band are holding onto their musical instruments, waiting for the procession to begin. Flower wreaths, sedan carriers and a red sedan are also seen in the picture. Shophouses on both sides of street form part of the street scene, with the Central Fire Station at Hill Street visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Paul Piollet Collection. All Rights Reserved. Paul Piollet and National Library Board Singapore 2012.

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