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  • Hawker stall : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily
    This is a photograph of a fried carrot cake and chwee kway stall. Age does not deter the stall owner from dishing up excellent food. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ah Chiang's Porridge : exterior

    Heritage and Culture · Economy · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of a coffee shop in the Tiong Bahru area. A big wooden signboard hangs in front with the name, Ah Chiang's Porridge in English. There are also some Chinese characters beside the words in English. One can see into the shop and there are tables and...
  • Chinese children and street hawkers [1]

    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 several young Chinese schoolboys sitting on low stools eating food sold by a street hawker. They are dressed in school uniform, of white tunic and trousers with straw boater hat. Customers patronising another street hawker are also seen...
  • Sin Chong Chen Jiang Restaurant : exterior

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Economy · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of Sin Chong Chen Jiang Restaurant at block 62, Tiong Bahru. It is a Chinese restaurant. Title devised by Library staff
  • Hor fun : close up

    Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily
    This is a close-up picture of the dish, chicken hor fun or rice noddles, sold by one of the stalls at the Clementi Central hawker centre. This is a popular stall where one often has to wait for at least 20 minutes during peak hours for an order to be...
  • Chilli crab dish : top view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Bonny
    This is a top view of a plate of chilli crabs, garnished with cilantro. Chilli crab is a local seafood dish favoured many Singaporeans. Title devised by Library staff.