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Childhood photo taken at Ming Ngai Studio, before 1947 : half-length portrait



This is a photograph of donor Tang Kian Cheong when he was a few months old, taken at Ming Ngai Studio, located at no. 189, Jalan Besar. He is seen sitting in a toy car with both hands on the steering wheel. Such photographic studios offering portrait-taking services for individual and family shots, complete with studio props, were popular with many. Donated by Tang Kian Cheong, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_103. Title devised by Library staff.

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This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2008. The original work © Tang Kian Cheong.

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