This 1968 photograph shows the swinging doors (pintu pagar) of a house on Devonshire Road. These doors are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Devonshire Road, located near Somerset, was named after the west of England county. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.