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  • Children at the coal mines of Dalainor, circa 1921

    Geography and Travels
    This is a group photograph of a Chinese woman with eight Chinese children. One of the children is a baby carried by the woman. The remaining seven children are standing in a line in ascending height from left to right. The woman is standing behind the second shortest child. They...
  • Priest with children

    Geography and Travels
    This is a group photograph of three men and three children. The man on the right is a priest and is holding a string of rosary in his left hand. The men are sitting on a bench placed against a wall while two of the children are standing. The third...
  • 2 men digging grave with shovel watched by a group of onlookers.

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    Photograph shows a group of people, comprising men, women and children standing around and looking at two men below them, digging what looks like a grave. A man is seen carrying a shovel and above them is the covering of a tent. Title devised by library staff.
  • Chinese children and street hawkers [2]

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Geography and Travels · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows four young Chinese squatting down (in the foreground), eating food from street hawkers. A crowd of children are seen in the middle ground, with some of them dressed in school uniform and straw boater hats. A building with...
  • Malay child : full-length portrait

    Economy · Arts · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a Malay child carrying water, while standing barefoot in a forested area. Two large metal containers are suspended from a carrying pole balanced on the child’s shoulder. No date of creation provided. Title devised by Library staff. Information...