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  • A Chinese provision shop in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a Chinese provision shop, with the address No. 107, in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. Household items such as brooms and umbrellas, as well as food items such as noodles, onions and soy sauce, are sold in this shop. Two Chinese shopkeepers can also be seen in...
  • 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.
  • Three Chinese men in front of a provision shop in Potong Pasir, 1970s.

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows three male Chinese residents in front of a provision shop located in a village in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This provision shop is located near the main road of an area known as "Area B". Various household items and food items such as biscuits are sold...
  • Fishing in a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a Chinese man fishing by a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. This pond is located in the vicinity of a wooden house on stilts. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Abandoned house in Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows an abandoned wooden house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. There is a hole in a section of the roof. A Chinese man can be seen working on the cables from a small window at the top of the house. A ladder can be seen on the...
  • Chinese woman sitting in front of a provision shop in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a Chinese woman sitting in front of a provision shop located just off the road in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. Various types of food can be seen hung on hooks and and stored in containers right behind the shop window. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fishing in a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [4]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a Chinese man fishing by a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. He appears to have caught a small fish. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kedai runcit Cina menjual rokok di Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Streets and Places · Economy
    Gambar ini menunjukkan sebuah kedai runcit Cina di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Kedai ini menjual barangan seperti rempah ratus Cina, cemil-cemilan, syampu dan rokok, yang ditayangkan di dalam sebuah kabinet kaca kecil di depan kedai. Seorang lelaki Cina dapat dilihat mengendalikan kedai ini. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fishing in a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a Chinese boy fishing, using only an empty tin and a fishing line, by a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. Behind him is a Chinese man who is also fishing. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A Chinese provision shop selling vegetables, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a Chinese provision shop in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. The shopkeeper is serving a customer at the front of the shop. There are various groceries sold in this shop, including vegetables, bottled drinks, snacks, herbs and spices, et cetera. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fishing in a pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a Chinese boy fishing, using only an empty tin and a fishing line, by a pond in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. Behind him is a Chinese man who is also fishing. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House being studied in Lorong Ahadiat, Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a house being studied in Lorong Ahadiat, Potong Pasir, in the 1970s. A few Chinese residents are standing in front of the house with the unit number 56. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese provision shop selling vegetables in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a Chinese provision shop in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. The shopkeeper is helping a customer in front of the shop. There are a lot of things in the shop, including vegetables, bottled drinks, snacks, herbs and spices, etc. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pathway behind houses in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This picture shows a pathway behind houses in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. There are a few houses on the left and right sides of the path. A few Chinese men can be seen tinkering with a motorcycle. A pile of discarded items can also be seen in this pathway....
  • A Chinese provision shop in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a Chinese provision shop, with the address No. 125Z, in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. The shopkeeper can be seen in the picture along with some of the goods he is selling, which include tinned food, herbs and spices, et cetera. There is also a blue manually...
  • Pathway behind houses in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This picture shows a pathway behind houses in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. There are a few houses on the left and right sides of the path. A few Chinese men can be seen tinkering with a motorcycle. A pile of discarded items can also be seen in this pathway....
  • A karung guni man in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a Chinese karung guni man, or a rag-and-bone man, in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. He would go from house to house in the whole village to pick up items that are discarded by the village residents. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A Chinese provision shop in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a Chinese provision shop, with the address No. 107, in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. Household items, such as brooms, umbrellas, and food items, such as noodles, onions, and soy sauce, are sold in this shop. Two Chinese shopkeepers can also be seen in this picture. Title...
  • Chinese provision shop with fruits being sold out front, Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This picture shows a provision shop in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. The Chinese shopkeeper is sitting at the front of his shop waiting for customers to arrive. There are various things sold in this shop, including fruits, bottled drinks, snacks, herbs and spices, et cetera. Title devised by Library...
  • Wooden platform at the water's edge in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Economy · Streets and Places
    This picture shows three Chinese men fishing in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. They are fishing from a worn down wooden platform at the edge of the water. A few lorries can be seen on the stretch of reclaimed land across the pond. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shaded work area near the pond in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This picture shows a shaded work area in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. It is located in an area known as "The Point" in Meyappa Chettiar Road. On the left-hand side of the picture is a house with the address 84Ra. Two women can be seen taking a break from...