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  • P.A.P. branch located in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a wooden building which functions as P.A.P.'s Potong Pasir branch in the 1970s. The surrounding area of the building is enclosed by a metal fence. A small Chinese temple can be seen nearby. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorong Ahadiat in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows Lorong Ahadiat in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This area is part of a site that is being studied. On the left-hand side of the picture are a row of buildings. Among them include a Chinese temple and a shop which provides laundry service. Title devised by...
  • Kedai kopi Cina "Hai Chiu" di Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Streets and Places
    Gambar ini menunjukkan sebuah gerai makan atau kedai kopi di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Terdapat beberapa buah meja dan bangku di gerai ini. Seorang lelaki Cina kelihatan sedang menyediakan minuman. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Small huts by the roadside in Potong Pasir, 1970s [3]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a few small huts with zinc roofs by the roadside in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. Wooden boards are placed between these huts. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Area on reclaimed land in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This picture shows an area on reclaimed land in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This is newly reclaimed land as evidenced by the large rocks which can be seen in the area and the fact that the ground has yet to be flattened. There is a two-storey house which can...
  • Flooded rattan processing shed beside a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places · Events
    This picture shows a flooded area in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. A rattan processing shed has been flooded, and bundles of wet rattan can be seen gathered on a patch of muddy ground just out of reach of the floodwater. Meanwhile, most of the area surrounding the house and...
  • Public latrines in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a row of public latrines in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. The latrines, which require the use of pails and buckets, are located in an area referred to as "Area A" in Potong Pasir. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorong Ahadiat in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows Lorong Ahadiat in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This pathway is located at the end of a market and faces southwards. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two-storey wooden house in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a two-storey wooden house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This house stands behind a tree with lush foliage and sits on flat grounds. A small house can be found beside it, alongside a place for hanging clothes. On the right-hand side of the picture is a...
  • Two-storey wooden house in Potong Pasir, 1970s [3]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a two-storey wooden house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This house stands behind a tree with lush foliage (on the left-hand side of the picture) and sits on flat grounds. A small house can be found beside it, alongside a place for hanging clothes. On the...
  • Villagers queueing outside a shop in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a few villagers queueing outside a shop in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. A street vendor's bicycle can also be seen in this picture. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Small building in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a small building with walls made of large sheets of zinc in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This building is located near the edge of a pond. A pile of discarded items can be seen by the roadside on the left-hand side of the picture. Title devised...
  • Wooden platform at the water's edge in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a wooden platform at the edge of the water in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. A few houses can be seen across the pond. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Scrap metal and used metal parts in building 283M in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows piles of scrap metal and used metal parts in front of building 282M in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. Some of these metal parts can be seen on the left and right hand sides of the metal grills at the entrance of the shop. Title devised by...
  • Small huts by the roadside in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a few small huts with zinc roofs by the roadside in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. Wooden boards alternate between these huts which stand facing a few houses. A pond can be seen at the end of the road, obscured by a few trees. Title devised by...
  • Rattan processing shed beside a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [4]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a rattan processing shed by the edge of a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. A few rolls of rattan can be seen placed on the grass beside the pond. A construction vehicle is utilised to level the ground on a reclaimed piece of land on...
  • Village in Meyappa Chettiar Road, Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a village in Meyappa Chettiar Road in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. There is a path between the houses on the right-hand side of the picture. On the left-hand side of the picture are a few Indian cookhouses. A girl and a boy can also be seen...
  • Rattan processing shed beside a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a rattan processing shed by the edge of a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. The processing shed and the houses around it are located in an area known as "The Triangle". A few rolls of rattan can be seen placed in a pile on the...
  • Pathway beside a pond at "The Triangle" in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a pathway next to a pond in an area known as "The Triangle" in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. The pathway is surrounded by kitchens, chicken coops and a wooden platform which can be seen in the middle of the picture. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese coffeeshop in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a Chinese coffeeshop in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This coffeeshop has walls made of wooden planks and a zinc roof. A few sets of tables and chairs can be seen just past the entryway of the shop. On the left-hand side of the entryway are a...
  • Piles of wood in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This picture shows an area with piles of wood and discarded wooden furniture in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. These wooden materials may be recycled or be reused to make other objects. This area is located behind a building. Title devised by Library staff.
  • P.A.P. branch located in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a wooden building which functions as P.A.P.'s Potong Pasir branch in the 1970s. The surrounding area of the two-storey building is enclosed by a metal fence. A few articles of clothing are left hanging at the metal fence, as seen on the right-hand side of the picture....
  • Two-storey wooden house in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a two-storey wooden house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This house stands behind a tree with lush foliage and sits on flat grounds. A small house can be found beside it, alongside a place for hanging clothes. On the right-hand side of the picture is a...
  • Outdoor bathing shed in the courtyard of a house in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows the courtyard of a house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. There is a small bathing shed with zinc walls and a zinc roof in the middle of the courtyard. There is a large earthenware vessel for storing water inside the bathing shed. There are a few...