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  • Queuing up for bak kwa : night view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows people queuing up to buy barbequed meat slices at a well known shop called Lim Chee Guan which is located on New Bridge Road. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Man choosing some biscuits : night view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a man choosing a container of biscuits from the multitude of biscuit varieties that are displayed at a Chinatown stall. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street stall selling peanuts : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a stall owner in his street stall in Chinatown that sells packets of Farmer brand peanuts. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple : general view [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the mobile kiosks of flower sellers outside the Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple which is located at 178 Waterloo Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Limbang Wet Market : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Limbang Wet Market. The market is located at Choa Chu Kang Street 51. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sago Street, market : general view [2]

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the street market along Sago Street in Chinatown. The street market is made up of vendors selling a variety of items. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fatt choy, edible delicacy : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of packets of dried moss (fatt choy) being sold in a Chinatown shop. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Limbang Wet Market : interior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of Limbang Wet Market. The market is located at 532 Choa Chu Kang Street 51. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling dried persimmons : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows two men at their street stall on Temple Street that sells dried persimmons. One of the men is cutting a persimmon into smaller pieces for customers to taste. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Melon seeds for sale : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows sacks containing different varieties of melon seeds being sold at a night market stall in Chinatown. Melon seeds are usually eaten during the Chinese Lunar New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling paper decorations : night view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a Chinatown stall selling paper decorations for the Chinese Lunar New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sims Place, shop : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a shop, named Sin Yam Heng Department Store, at 47 Sims Place. The shop is located on the ground level of a Housing and Development Board (HDB) block. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple at 178 Waterloo Street. Mobile kiosk retailers that sell flowers and joss sticks can be seen in the area outside the temple. The temple was built in 1884 and is very popular among the devotees of Guan Yin (Goddess...
  • Wrapped Taiwanese sweets : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of a variety of sweets that are sold at a night market in Chinatown. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Toa Payoh Vista Market : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Toa Payoh Vista Market. The market is located at block 74, Toa Payoh Lorong 4. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Serangoon Road, shop : general view

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a garland shop located along the walk-way of a shophouse at 131 Serangoon Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Slow cooker, with mushrooms : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a slow cooker containing cooked Shitake mushrooms at a stall for sample tasting. A plastic container containing dried moss (fatt choy), an edible delicacy, is in the foreground. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Plants from novelty seeds, with four numbers : general view

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows novelty seeds for sale at a stall in Chinatown. Next to it is the full grown plant propagated from the same type of seed. When the plant grows, the seed will show 4-digit numbers that can be used as lottery numbers. This image was taken before...
  • Limbang Wet Market : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of Limbang Wet Market. The market is located at 532 Choa Chu Kang Street 51. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shop selling Lunar New Year paper decorations : general view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the interior of a shop in Chinatown that sells paper decorations for the Chinese Lunar New Year. There are customers who are browsing the items. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sago Street, market : general view [1]

    Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the street market along Sago Street in Chinatown. The street market is made up of vendors selling a variety of items. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sticky cake or nian gao : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of sticky rice cakes (nian gaos) that are sold at a stall on Temple Street. Sticky rice cakes are commonly sold during the Chinese New Year period. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Temple Street scene : night view

    Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows shoppers walking past rows of night stalls located along Temple Street. There are also customers buying various items from the stalls. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Paper decorations : close-up

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Lunar New Year paper decorations being sold at a stall in Chinatown. These colourful paper decorations are commonly seen in Chinatown shops in the run-up to the Chinese New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.