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  • Sausage stall in an open air wet market, Malaysia

    Economy · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows a Chinese woman in Samfu buying pork sausages form a stall in a wet market. The sausages are hung onto poles above the counter. Meat carcasses are also hung from rails onto the poles. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • A Chinese cobbler on a five-foot way

    Economy
    This photograph shows an elderly Chinese cobbler on a five-foot way mending shoes. He is sitting on a stool and his equipment and supplies as well as shoes are seen around him. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Open-air Chinese market, Kuala Lumpur [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a front view of a fruit stall in an open air market in a Chinese district. The fruits are displayed on sloping rack placed above a wooden cart that are all protected by a makeshift roof. Another fruit seller nearby displays her wares on a wooden crate....
  • Pork stall in an open air wet market, Malaysia

    Economy · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows an close-up view of a pork meat stall in a wet market. The meat is hung from rails onto poles placed above the counter. Next to it a stall selling duck meat which is also displayed in the same fashion. The back of a Chinese woman in...
  • Open-air Chinese market, Kuala Lumpur [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street view of an open air market in a Chinese district. The makeshift stalls lie in the alley between low-rise flats. The vendors and shoppers are mostly Chinese. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Chinese roadside stalls selling market produce, Kuala Lumpur

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street view of Chinese roadside stalls selling market produce. Situated under a huge tree, the goods are displayed on wooden crates and benches. A woman street peddler is also seen walking by the stalls. A young girl wearing clogs is standing in front of the stalls....
  • Men at a cafe among coconut trees [2]

    Economy · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows two Chinese men standing in front of a cafe situated among rows of coconut trees. Across, there is a table with refreshments. Two cars are parked nearby. The sea is barely visible beyond the trees and car on the left. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • A Chinese herbal tea stall, Kuala Lumpur

    Economy
    This photograph shows three big metal water dispensers on a stand in a Chinese market. The water dispensers probably contain Chinese herbal teas as there are drinking bowls next to them. A Chinese man smoking a cigarette is standing next to the dispensers. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...