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  • Coastal village, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a coastal village. The houses have thatched or zinc roofs, and are on stilts. Several boats are moored to a few of the houses. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Houses on stilts in a coastal village, 1950s [1]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a coastal village with several wooden houses, on stilts, by the water's edge. A man is seen standing among the stilts, tending to his nettings. Several sampans are tied to poles around the beach on the right. In the far distant, more boats and a kelong can...
  • Houses on stilts in a coastal village, 1950s [2]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a coastal village with several wooden houses. The houses are on stilts by the water's edge. A man can be seen tending to his nettings, standing among the stilts. Further in the background to the right, are several ships and boats. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised...
  • Kampong house, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a raised kampong house with atap and zinc roofs, and a mixture of zinc and wooden walls. The house is accessible via a ladder at the front door. A Malay woman is seen sitting at the threshold of the door, with her feet resting on the ladder....
  • Two boys and a toddler in front of a kampong house, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Malay boys standing in front of a kampong house. Both boys are wearing sarong, with the boy on the right carrying a toddler. The kampong house behind the children is made of thatched roof and is on stilts. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library...
  • Wooden-frame houses : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a few traditional wooden houses, nestled among some banana trees. Much of the coconut and rubber plantation has been cleared, to make way for settlement and farming. A dirt road can also be seen. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • View of houses, [1860s] : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph shows a panoramic view, incorporating several houses, taken from a high vantage point probably in 1860s. Capturing such panoramic views was a must-do for commercial photographers then. Unfortunately, common vantage points like Mount Wallach and Mount Erskine have since disappeared. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation...