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  • Women construction workers near a hangar [1]

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a group of women working near a hangar. They are using cangkul or hoes and one of them is carrying filled buckets hung from a shoulder pole. Behind them can be seen low barracks and sheds. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • 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.
  • Indian woman carrying a basket on her head [1]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    Women Carrying Baskets on the Head
  • Women construction workers near a hangar [3]

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a group of women working near a hangar. They are working with a pile of stone bricks. A man with his back to the camera is also on the site along with two other men. Behind them are low army barracks. The sign post bearing the words...
  • 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...
  • A woman construction worker near a hangar

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a woman construction worker standing in front of a pile of stone bricks near a hangar. To her left is a low army barrack. A cadet can be seen in the background under a lamp post, and behind him are more barracks. Title devised by Library staff....
  • Indian woman carrying a basket on her head [2]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows a wide view of an Indian woman walking in the open field of an airbase with a basket on her head. The camp's wireless station and the telegraph pole can be seen on her right. The mountain ranges at the outer edge of the camp is visible...
  • Roadside women fruit sellers, Kuala Lumpur

    Economy · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows a row of women street vendors selling fruits. The fruits are displayed on wooden crates in front of the women, and most of them are shading themselves with umbrellas and sitting on stools. In front of them is a pedestrian pavement on which the rear view of...
  • Women construction workers near a hangar [2]

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a group of women working near a hangar. They are working with a pile of rocks. Military aircraft and low barracks are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • A Chinese seamstress in a billet

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a Chinese seamstress mending clothes in a billet. An officer's bed can be seen in a room a little further away from her. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.