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Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Arts · Percy Hill CollectionSeen in this photograph is a peaceful kampong scene with some sampans moored near houses on stilts along a river. There are two other sampans in the water, one of which has a woman dressed in red standing in it. Title devised by Library staff.
Nature and Environment · Arts · Percy Hill CollectionThis photograph provides an overall view of a coconut plantation, and seen in action in the distance are some men climbing up the vertical trunks of the coconut trees. Title devised by Library staff.
Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Transportation · Percy Hill CollectionPictured in this photograph taken in the early part of the 20th century is a view of a shipyard sited most probably at the basin of the Kallang River. In the foreground is the huge wooden hull of a boat under construction. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
Sports and Recreation · Arts · Percy Hill CollectionThis is a picture of serenity showing two sampans, one with a rower, near some kelongs in calm waters. On the horizon beyond is the pink glow of the rising sun. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Percy Hill CollectionThis picture provides a view of several men seated and working in a thatched-roof shelter under the shade of leafy banana plants and other trees at a corner of a fenced compound. Title devised by Library staff.
Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Arts · Percy Hill CollectionThis photograph shows some Malay kampong houses along the river bank with a bridge of wooden planks leading to them. Three Malay men are seen standing on the bridge and another one is about to cross it. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.