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  • Dunlop Street, no. 107 : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a book store and a barber shop located in a shophouse at 107 Dunlop Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Clementi Avenue 5, barber shop : general view

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a barber shop, located at Clementi Avenue 5. A barber's pole outside the shop advertises the barber's service. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Toa Payoh, shop : exterior

    Organisations · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the exterior of Sri Kandi barber shop. It is located on the ground floor of a HDB (Housing and Development Board) apartment block at 109 Toa Payoh Lorong 1. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Roadside barber, 1979

    Streets and Places · Economy · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1979 photograph shows a roadside barber, most likely in an alley. A barber can be seen cutting hair for his customer who is sitting on a barber chair. Some objects can be seen hanging on the wall which includes a mirror and a small cupboard. Some wooden chairs can...
  • Hairdressing salon and barber shop : interior [4]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    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...
  • Hairdressing salon and barber shop : interior [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    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...
  • Hairdressing salon and barber shop : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    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...
  • Hairdressing salon and barber shop : interior [3]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Organisations · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    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...
  • Lavender Street no. 267, 1985 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts a barber shop, located at no. 267 Lavender Street. Lavender Street was named in 1858. At that time, the smell of the area was unbearable due to the urine and nightsoil used to fertilise the Chinese vegetable gardens. Hence, residents referred to the area as Lavender...
    Reproduction Available
  • Lavender Street no. 267, 1985 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts a barber shop, located at no. 267 Lavender Street. Lavender Street was named in 1858. At that time, the smell of the area was unbearable due to the urine and nightsoil used to fertilise the Chinese vegetable gardens. Hence, residents referred to the area as Lavender...
    Reproduction Available
  • Bee Hwa Hairdressing Salon : interior

    Arts · Organisations · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph shows the interior of Bee Hwa Hairdressing Salon, at no. 27 Eng Hoon Street. An elderly gentleman can be seen at the far end of the photograph. Eng Hoon Street is named after Koh Eng Hoon, a prominent businessman and philanthropist. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lavender Street no. 267, 1985 : interior [2]

    Arts · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts a barber shop, located at no. 267 Lavender Street. Lavender Street was named in 1858. At that time, the smell of the area was unbearable due to the urine and nightsoil used to fertilise the Chinese vegetable gardens. Hence, residents referred to the area as Lavender...
    Reproduction Available
  • Lavender Street no. 267, 1985 : interior [1]

    Economy · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts a barber shop, located at no. 267 Lavender Street. Lavender Street was named in 1858. At that time, the smell of the area was unbearable due to the urine and nightsoil used to fertilise the Chinese vegetable gardens. Hence, residents referred to the area as Lavender...
    Reproduction Available
  • Lavender Street no. 267, 1985 : interior [3]

    Arts · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts a barber shop, located at no. 267 Lavender Street. Lavender Street was named in 1858. At that time, the smell of the area was unbearable due to the urine and nightsoil used to fertilise the Chinese vegetable gardens. Hence, residents referred to the area as Lavender...
    Reproduction Available
  • Upper Serangoon Road barber shop : interior

    Arts · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows the interior of a barber shop, located at Upper Serangoon Road. There are four rotating chairs arranged in front of a large wall mirror. Two fans hang from the ceiling of the barber shop. Title devised by library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Barber chair : close-up

    Economy · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph depicts a barber chair, in a shop at Upper Serangoon Road (near Yio Chu Kang Road corner). The roads mentioned are located near the Serangoon Gardens district. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available