This picture shows lessons in progress, in an old school called Da Cheng Zhun. A group of Chinese girls read under the guidance of a male teacher. The picture depicts how rudimentary a school classroom was in 1950s Singapore, with wooden cases being used as tables and chairs. Photograph donated by Tan Ewe Liang and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_273. Title devised by Library staff.
This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2008. The original work © Tan Ewe Liang.