Hairdressing salon and barber shop : interior [3]

This 1980s photograph shows a hairdresser, shaving the beard of her customer, inside a hair salon. This shop was located at Sago Street, in the heart of Chinatown. The ground floor units of shophouses typically carried on lively retail trade in food and daily necessities. Physical dimensions of original: 35 mm. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

Credit Line

From the Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏. All rights reserved, Family of Kouo Shang-Wei and National Library Board Singapore 2007

Subjects
  • Organisations>>Companies
  • Barbershops--Singapore--Photographs
  • Beauty operators--Singapore—Photographs
  • Shaving--Singapore--Photographs
  • Business, finance and industry>>Industry>>Services
  • People and communities>>Fashion and grooming>>Personal appearance and grooming

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