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  • Pink artificial cherry blossom trees : night view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a young couple standing beneath an artificial cherry blossom tree, just off Eu Tong Seng Street. The cherry blossom trees that line the road are part of the Chinese New Year street decorations. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised...
  • Decorative lionhead : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a small lionhead sold at a stall on Trengganu Street, during the period before the Chinese New Year, in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese New Year decorations : general view [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Chinese Lunar New Year decorations on an overhead bridge, spanning the New Bridge Road and Eu Tong Seng Street. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese New Year decorations : general view [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Chinese Lunar New Year decorations on an overhead bridge, at New Bridge Road and Eu Tong Seng Street. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese God of Prosperity : general view

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a statue of the Chinese God of Prosperity (Caishen/财神). The fortune of the coming year for the twelve Chinese zodiacs are printed on pedestals under the statue. People can be seen reading their fortunes. The statue is part of the Chinese Lunar New Year decorations seen...
  • Colourful decorative ornaments : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a colourful display of Chinese lunar New Year decorations featuring animals from the Chinese zodiac, outside a shop on Temple Street. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Waxed ducks and sausages : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a Chinatown stall selling waxed meat and Chinese sausages. There are two women who are looking at the waxed meat. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Preserved meat store, Chinatown : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a preserved meat store located at a Chinatown festive market. These preserved or waxed meats are considered a Chinese delicacy. The waxed meats come in the form of pork and liver sausages, and duck and goose meats. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Colourful tiger ornaments : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows decorative tiger toys being sold at a stall on Pagoda Street. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Queuing up for bak kwa : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a line of people queuing up to buy bak kwa or barbequed meat slices or jerky at a well known shop called Lim Chee Guan, on New Bridge Road. This is an annual phenomenon in Chinatown. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in...
  • Eu Yan Sang's original shop : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows 269A South Bridge Road which is the site of the first Eu Yan Sang medical hall. This original shop was opened in 1910 by Eu Tong Seng. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling paper decorations : night view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a Chinatown stall selling paper decorations for the Chinese Lunar New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Festive Chinese New Year decorations : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows festive decorations sold in a shop, on Temple Street. In Singapore, the shops and main streets in Chinatown are transformed into a festive colourful night market a few weeks before the Chinese New Year. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinatown, festive decoration : close-up [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a close-up of Chinese New Year decorations along New Bridge Road. It shows a picture of a rabbit and the words "招财聚宝", which means attracting and accumulating wealth. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Decorative lionheads : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows some small lionheads sold at a stall on Temple Street, during the period before the Chinese New Year, in 2010. In Singapore, the main streets in Chinatown are transformed into a festive colourful night market a few weeks before the Chinese New Year. Title devised by...
  • Chinatown, festive decoration : close-up [3]

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a close-up of Chinese New Year decorations along New Bridge Road. It shows a view of a rabbit, decorated with lights. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lunar New Year street lights : night view [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the beautiful night lights on Eu Tong Sen Street. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Colourful paper lanterns : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a range of paper lanterns outside a shop on Temple Street. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • South Bridge Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of South Bridge Road with decorations stretching across and above the road, before the Chinese New Year in 2010. On the extreme right is the original site for the first Eu Yan Sang medical hall set up in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • People's Park Complex : night view

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Chinese New Year decorations near People's Park Complex. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Waxed meat stall : side view

    Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a Chinatown stall selling waxed meat and Chinese sausages. There are customers who are looking at the range of waxed meat. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street decorations : night view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows some Chinese Lunar New Year street decorations on New Bridge Road. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinatown, festive decoration : close-up [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a close-up of Chinese New Year decorations along New Bridge Road. It shows a view of a rabbit and the words "万事如意", which means everything that one wishes for goes smoothly. In the background are other animals and Chinese sayings, decorated with lights. Title devised by...
  • Shop selling Lunar New Year paper decorations : general view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the interior of a shop in Chinatown that sells paper decorations for the Chinese Lunar New Year. There are customers who are browsing the items. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.