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  • Sungei Road Thieves' Market

    Streets and Places · Economy · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows an open-air flea market located at Sungei Road. On both sides of the road, peddlers set up makeshift stalls or simply display their wares on a ground sheet, leaving a narrow path in the middle for the shoppers to walk on. Known as Thieves' Market, this flea...
  • Block 502 West Coast Drive market and food centre : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of block 502 West Coast Drive market and food centre. The food centre and market has undergone the Hawker Centres Upgrading Programme (HUP) in 2002. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Block 502 West Coast Drive market and food centre : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows block 502 West Coast Drive market and food centre. The food centre and market has undergone the Hawker Centres Upgrading Programme (HUP) in 2002. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Blocks 91/92 Whampoa Drive market and food centre : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of blocks 91/92 Whampoa Drive market and food centre. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Blk 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 market and food centre : interior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the interior view of the Blk 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 market and food centre. This shows the food centre section, with food stalls and the seating area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Blk 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 market and food centre : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Blk 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 market and food centre. This shows the food centre section, with food stalls and the seating area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Blk 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 market and food centre : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the interior view of the Blk 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 market and food centre. This shows the food centre section, with food stalls and the seating area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A hawker selling drinks : general view

    Economy · Percy Hill Collection
    This photograph shows a hawker wearing a hat and sitting on a basket selling drinks by the roadside. Two other men are seen in the background on his right. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • 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.
  • Letter writing stall at Kreta Ayer : general view

    Economy · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Kouo, Shang-Wei · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows an elderly lady seated before a professional letter-writer in Kreta Ayer, dictating to him what she wants to convey in a letter to her relative or friend in China. The letter-writer's stall is a makeshift set-up, with a table and some chairs or stools placed along a...
  • Hawkers at an open market : general view

    Economy · Percy Hill Collection
    This photograph shows an open market with hawkers selling their goods which are spread on the ground. In the background are baskets, goats and a row of two-storey shop houses. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • A Chinese peddler : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Percy Hill Collection
    This photonegative shows a Chinese male peddler at his makeshift stall built with wooden planks and poles. It has a sloping zinc roof and is sited at the roadside. Tea cups are laid out on a table top. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • A clog seller : general view

    Economy · Percy Hill Collection
    This photonegative shows a peddler squatting between two large baskets laden with wooden clogs intent on making a clog. A few pairs are displayed on the ground in front of him. He is selling them in a crowded market. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Malacca Street, 1967 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Malacca Street (from side lane between No. 70 Nunes Building and No. 10 - "Chop Chin Joo" and Tuan Huk Offices). Malacca Street is named after Malacca, which was part of the Straits Settlements. The road mentioned is in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by...
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  • Liang Seah Street, from North Bridge Road, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Liang Seah Street, from North Bridge Road (to the end of Beach Road). Liang Seah Street is named after prominent Teochew merchant Seah Liang Seah. It is a one-way street with shophouses on both sides of the street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Spring Street, from Banda Street, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Spring Street, from Banda Street, on what looks like a busy day. Hawker stalls line both sides of the streets, manned by hawkers. People can also be seen walking along the street and an older woman dressed in a samfu is also strolling about. The street...
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  • Liang Seah Street, towards North Bridge Road, 1978 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1978 photograph shows Liang Seah Street, towards North Bridge Road. Liang Seah Street is named after prominent Teochew merchant Seah Liang Seah. It is a one-way street with shophouses on both sides of the street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Malacca Street, 1967 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows Malacca Street (from side lane between No. 70 Nunes Building and No. 10 - "Chop Chin Joo" and Tuan Huk Offices). Malacca Street is named after Malacca, which was part of the Straits Settlements. The road mentioned is in the Raffles Place area. Title devised by...
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  • Spring Street, from Banda Street, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Spring Street, from Banda Street. Two-storey shop houses can be seen on the left side of the road. Hawker stalls line both sides of the streets, manned by hawkers. An elderly woman dressed in a samfu selling vegetables with another sitting near her can be seen...
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  • Maxwell Road Hawker Centre food stall : close-up

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a food stall, located at the Maxwell Road Hawker Centre, (located at the corner of Kadayanallur Street, Maxwell Road). It shows three stallholders preparing food. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Haji Lane hawker : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows hawkers making Kway Blanda (love letters), at a five-foot-way along Haji Lane. Title devised by Library staff.
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