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  • Thiam Siew Avenue, 1968 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows Thiam Siew Avenue. A push cart can be been set up outside one of the private residences. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road, 1967 : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a tree-lined Amber Road with some houses by the side of the road. A push cart can be been set up outside one of the house. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Amber Road sea view, fishing, 1968 : general view

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the sea view from Amber Road. A boat and some people fishing in the shallow part of the sea are featured here. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Men stacking firewood : general view [2]

    Economy · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A photograph of three Chinese men stacking bundles of firewood near a jetty as there are several sails in the background of the picture. The firewood could be transported to be sold. Digitised from an album page containing 5 photographs described collectively as "Cane Basket shops". Part of a compiled...
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  • Men stacking firewood : general view [1]

    Economy · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A photograph of three Chinese men stacking bundles of firewood near a jetty as there are several sails in the background of the picture. The firewood could be transported to be sold. Digitised from an album page containing 5 photographs described collectively as "Cane Basket shops"."Photographs by R.K. Tyers. Staff...
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  • Men selling firewood : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of two Chinese men selling firewood. The firewood has been stacked and tied in bundles. It is a very important necessity in households as it is needed to do things such as starting a fire, and cooking. Digitised from an album page containing 5 photographs...
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  • Lantern-making, 1950s : general view

    Economy · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Bugis seaman making lanterns to be sold. However, this trade no longer exists in Singapore and is now a vanished trade. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of...
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  • Bugis seaman making lanterns : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A 1950s photograph of a Bugis seaman making lanterns to be sold. However, this trade no longer exists in Singapore and is now a vanished trade. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Title devised by Library...
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  • North Boat Quay shop : interior

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows the interior of a shop, at North Boat Quay. This photograph was from South Boat Quay, near Ellenborough Market. Three people can be seen working in the shop. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Fortune teller's sketch : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Arts · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph depicts a sketch of a human face at a fortune teller's shop, located at Rowell Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • East Coast Road, roadside barber : general view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows a roadside barber shop, located at East Coast Road (cul-de-sac road). East Coast Road is named to reflect the cardinal direction it represented from the City Centre. Title devised by Library staff.
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