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  • Street food vendors around North Bridge Road and Hill Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two street food stalls in front of a shophouse "Teo Soon Seng Pork Seller". Strips of meat hung on hooks and pieces of meat on the chopping board can be seen at the meat shop. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woman food-street vendor in front of shophouses, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a woman street-food vendor cycling past a row of shophouses. There are vehicles parked in front of the shophouses that housed businesses such as "Fook Hin Engineering Co" and "K. V. V. Kutty & Co. Electro-plating works". Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street vendors along a street, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows some street vendors along a street selling a variety of stuff from drinks and eggs to cooked food. There are a number of customers in the area. An Indian shopowner is sitting by the sidewalk beside his shop in the background. Further up the street to the...
  • Street stalls in front of shophouses, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows street stalls in front of a two-storeyed shophouse. One of the stalls sells cold drinks. Two Chinese girls can be seen standing beside the stall and one of them is holding a cup in her hand. The photograph was taken in the vicinity of Blair Road, Everton...
  • Prinsep Street 7, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a street stall selling fruits at Prinsep Street 7. Fruits such as apples, oranges and grapes are displayed for sale. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at corner of Trengganu Street and Temple Street, 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a view of the three-storey shophouses at the corner of Tringganu Street (right) and Temple Street (left). Street vendors and trishaws can be seen in front of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of kampong-styled buildings with attap or zinc roof at the junction of two roads in Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp. There are small stores selling food and fruits on the right and a large 3-storey building on the left with a signage board "San...
  • Street vendors by the side of the road, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows street vendors in front of a row of shophouses. On the right, individually wrapped items are on display followed by bales of fabrics and household items. Further down the street, there are food vendors with seats for customers to take their meals. A small boy can be...
  • Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a three-storey kampong-styled building with zinc roof and attap awning in Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp. The owner of the food stall in front of the building is preparing food for the customer who has taken a seat at his stall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses around Chinatown, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of a street with shophouses on both sides. On the left is a stall selling drinks. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. People are also seen walking along the street. The photograph was taken in the...
  • Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp, circa 1966-1980 [6]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street scene in Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp. Three-storey and single-storey kampong-styled buildings with zinc roof and street stalls in front of the buildings are seen by the side of the road. An ice-cream street vendor is seen on the right. Title devised by Library...
  • Shophouses along a road, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a row of shophouses along a road housing various businesses such as "Jee Chin Wee Restaurant" and "Koeng Guan" (right). Street stalls lined in front of the shophouses and in the background, a block of Housing Development Board flat is still under construction. Pedestrians can also be...
  • A magazine and newspaper stall, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two Indian man and a boy manning a magazine and newspaper stall. The stall is located at the end of a sheltered walkway. A wide variety of magazines are arranged neatly for customers to browse. The stall also sells small household items like talcum powders. Location unknown....
  • Street scene, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a street lined with shophouses on both sides with street stalls in front some of them. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Housing Development Board flats is partially visible in the background. Photograph was taken in the vicinity...
  • Street vendor selling roasted meat, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street vendor pushing his cart along the street. Some meats and sausages are hung from the pushcart. Location unknown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street vendor selling drinks near Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street vendor selling drinks near the former Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall (not shown in the photograph). He has parked his pushcart by the roadside. A few men are seen around the pushcart. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at corner of Trengganu Street and Temple Street, 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This is a view of the three-storey shophouses at the corner of Tringganu Street (right) and Temple Street (left). Street vendors and trishaws can be seen in front of the shophouses. Clothes hanging on bamboo poles can be seen on the upper level of the shophouses. Title devised by Library...
  • Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street scene in Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp. Kampong-styled buildings with zinc or attap roof and street stalls are seen by the side of the road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Scene at Boat Quay, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a row of shophouses along the bank of the Singapore River with some bumboats docked by the quay. Cars are seen parked along the front of the shophouses and children crowded around a street vendor. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp, circa 1966-1980 [7]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street scene in Tuas area, near Tanjong Gul Camp. The owner of the street food stall in front of the kampong-styled building with zinc roof is making preparation at his stall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shophouses at Prinsep Street, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a view of the shophouses and motor vehicles lining the side of the street. A street-food vendor is visible in front one of the shophouses. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wet market around Chinatown, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a busy wet market around Chinatown. The first meat stall along the walkway is shown to have the number "13" placed on the tiled inner wall. Strips of meat are hung on hooks outside a few stalls while a stall selling seafood is in the foreground. A...
  • Street-food vendor along Middle Road, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street-food vendor pushing his pushcart passing by a car plate maker shop, with the shop next to it displaying unit number 224 at the shop's entrance. A big pot and a stool can be seen on his pushcart. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street stalls around Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two street stalls in front of shophouses around Amoy Street vicinity. The stall in the foreground is selling bananas while the other stall is selling live poultry. The bananas are displayed on wooden plank supported by large wooden crates while the live poultry are in small metal...