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  • 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...
  • Scrap metal and used metal parts in building 283M in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    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 in the interior of the building, and some of them can be found on the left and right hand sides...
  • 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.
  • Trash disposal site in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This picture shows a trash disposal site in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. A few sheets of zinc, a pile of wood and other types of trash can be seen in the picture. Title devised by Library staff.