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  • A man casting a net in a river

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows a wide view of an Asian man standing in a river casting a net, with the water coming up to above his ankle. Above the banks appears to be a flat dirt pavement. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of commercial buildings across a river, Kuala Lumpur [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a river and partial view of commercial buildings along the river in Kuala Lumpur. The river runs between two embankments and a vehicular traffic bridge at the top end connects the two sides of the river. There is heavy traffic on the vehicular bridge. On the right...
  • View of commercial buildings across a river, Kuala Lumpur [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows the external view of commercial buildings along a river bank in Kuala Lumpur. One of the buildings has a Mogul-inspired architecture with generous arched entrances and windows. A long line of cars are parked along the length of the river bank. On this side of the river...
  • Bumboats along Singapore River

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photographs shows a number of bumboats on the banks of the Singapore River. Waterfront buildings rise above the banks including one which is under construction, and street vendors' tents are seen perching above the banks. G H Cafe, a popular breakfast and lunch hangout at Battery Road, is also...
  • Boats on Changi Creek at Changi Point, 1952

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a close-up view of tied boats on Changi Creek at Changi Point. A continuous strip of trees at the edge of the creek provides a rustic backdrop to the scene. Title devised by Library staff.