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  • Potted longan sold at Pagoda Street, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a few potted calamondin orange plants which are very popular during Lunar New Year, on display for sale, at Pagoda Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling fresh flowers at Pagoda Street, mid-1970s

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows many fresh cut flowers and potted flowering plants such as chrysanthemum and orchids on display for sale at Pagoda Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Outdoor home garden in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Arts
    This photograph shows a home garden in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The garden consists of many potted plants and is rich in ferns. A veranda with a dining set overlooks the garden. There are also clothing lines with laundry in the garden. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Colonial bungalow in Lorong Buangkok [3]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the side view of a double-storey colonial bungalow in Lorong Buangkok and its trimmed lawn. A spacious veranda with a pulled-up black-and-white stripe awning forms the entrance to the bungalow, and it is furnished with a wooden bench and a sofa. Outside at the lawn sits a...
  • Clothes drying on laundry poles in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a close-up view of washings hanging from clothes hangars and lined up on laundry poles in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. In front of the laundry are potted plants, including a big earthen pot that grows lemongrass. No date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kampung Lorong Buangkok [88]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the exterior of a zinc-roof house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The wall of the house is half-wooden and half-concrete, and is painted in turquoise blue. The house has a small porch outside and is occupied by two sofa chairs. The area outside the house is paved and...
  • Veranda of a Muslim home in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [4]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This description shows the verandah of a Muslim house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The wooden walls of the house are painted in yellow and white stripes. The door to the house is fully carved in flora motif and above it is another decoration displaying Islamic wordings. A classically-designed white chair...
  • View of lawn and garden from an arch opening in Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the lawn and garden of a building in Lorong Buangkok, viewed from an arch opening on the ground floor. Overlooking the arch are a trimmed lawn and rows of trees and potted plants. A narrow tarred pavement runs in between the lawn and the building. Potted plants...
  • House in Kampung Lorong Buangkok [19]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the exterior of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok and its arch entrance. Leaves and flowers from plants grown around the entrance decorates the arch. The entrance leads into an open verandah where a wooden dining set is placed. Outside the entrance are potted plants and shrubs....
  • Exterior of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an exterior view of a wooden house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The walls of the house is painted in white and the windows in light blue. Clothing lines are seen in front of the house, on which towels, trousers and jeans are hung to dry. A row...
  • Kampung Lorong Buangkok [104]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the landscaped entrance of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. It consists of a short pathway that is lined on each side with potted plants and shrubs. The pathway leads to an arched canopy of leaves and branches that is sprinkled with yellow flowers. The zinc roof...
  • Kampung Lorong Buangkok [23]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the long backyard of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The house has zinc roofs and wooden louvered walls. An open shed covered by zinc roofs adjoins the house at the front. The flooring is paved with tiles in geometric patterns. On the right, a continuous row...
  • Clothes on laundry poles in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows clothes being hung to dry on laundry poles outside a wooden house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The poles are suspended from the zinc roofs of the house. Other items being dried are pairs of socks and children accessories. Potted plants are placed around the compound of the...
  • Outdoor garden in Kampung Lorong Buangkok [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Arts
    This photograph shows an external view of a home garden in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The garden is decorated with flower canopies, hanging ferns and potted plants. Clothing lines with laundry can be seen in the background. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Colonial bungalow in Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows the front view of a double-storey colonial bungalow in Lorong Buangkok. The design of the building comprises double Corinthian columns, a wide veranda and black and white awning. The furniture of the veranda consists of wooden sofas, a wicker chair, a wooden bench and a wooden stool,...
  • Exterior of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [7]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an exterior view of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. It has wooden walls that are painted in white-and-blue stripes. Its windows and doors take on a similar colour combination of white and blue. A row of potted plants are placed in front of the house. Beyond...
  • Kampung Lorong Buangkok [21]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a path that runs in between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. To the right of the path are two wooden-frame houses. The house on the far right has a zinc roof and a makeshift fence made of corrugated metal sheets. The house adjacent to it has white-and-blue...
  • Chicken coops in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a chicken coop in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The coop has three tiers and each enclosure is covered by a door mesh. Potted plants are placed in front of the coop. Next to the coop are flowering plants and creepers. Date of creation estimated....
  • House in Kampung Lorong Buangkok [16]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an exterior view of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok and its outdoor landscaping. A white decorative wooden entrance leads into the verandah of the house. The house has wooden louvered walls and zinc roof. A letter-box stand is seen near this entrance. Potted plants are arranged...
  • Window of a home in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an open window in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The window is wooden and is painted in different shades of yellow. The outer edges of the window are painted in green. The walls of the house are also wooden and painted in yellow and white stripes. The window is...
  • Houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows the outside area of two houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The first house has a roof zinc and a wooden yellow gate with tall trees and potted plants providing rich greenery and shade to the house compound. The house on the right is not enclosed and opens...
  • Colourful house gates at Kampong Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a gate and mesh fence that enclose the compound of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The gate is wooden and painted in yellow and red. Large potted plants and tall trees in and outside the compound hide much of the view of...
  • Resident of Kampong Lorong Buangkok at his house [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a view of a Malay resident of Kampong Lorong Buangkok standing outside his house. In white t-shirt and sarong and wearing a straw hat, he stands in front of an open wooden window that overlooks a paved garden of large potted ferns and trees. The house which...
  • Potted plants in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a compact collection of plants in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. A potted plant and banana trees including fruiting ones are among those grown around what could probably be a pond. Title devised by Library staff.