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  • A riverine town with sampans and boats : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    A picturesque scene of an identified town sited along a river is shown here. Sampans and boats are moored on the waterway, and shop houses and other dwellings, partially covered by trees, are shown located on both banks of the river. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Moored sampans : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    This photograph shows a cluster of sampans of various sizes moored closely together in the water. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Ox cart with two oxen : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    This photograph shows an ox cart with two oxen loading or unloading goods along a river bank. In the background are the masts of many boats. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Sampans : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    This is a photograph taken in the early 20th century, showing sampans moored at sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shipbuilding on the bank of Kallang River : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    Pictured 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...
  • Sampans and houses on stilts along a river with a boat in the foreground : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Percy Hill Collection
    This is a photograph of a village scene showing some sampans moored near houses on stilts along a river. In the foreground in the right hand corner is a sampan with a woman in pink bending over, her right hand holding on to a pole in the water. Title devised...
  • Rickshaws under the shade of trees : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    Seen in this photograph are many rickshaws parked under the cool shade of trees with their riders next to them. Some people are also seen walking along the wide boulevard. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Junks and boats : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    Numerous junks are pictured moored at the end of a pier. Beside the pier there are two boats. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.