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  • Banana, tapioca and coconut trees in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a plot of land in Kampong Lorong Buangkok which is cultivated with tapioca plants and banana trees. Around the plot are also coconut trees, which provide shade to two individuals sitting near the plot. Another man partially hidden by the dense vegetation can be seen on the...
  • Veranda of a home in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the veranda of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The space is occupied with a round table and two wooden chairs which is set under a hanging lamp. On the left of the veranda are purple orchards being grown. Shade is provided by...
  • Letterbox of house 31-B Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Communications · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a standing letterbox in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Covering the letterbox's body is the address of the house which is handwritten and reads "31-B Lorong Buangkok". The letterbox stands next to a plant and behind is a partially hidden wooden bench. The whole area...
  • Coconut tree in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of a coconut tree towering over houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Projecting upright into the sky with a slight slant, the tree has several fronds and a clump of fruits at its top. There is another coconut tree trunk nearby that also dwarfs the...
  • Sitting area in a home

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a top-covered veranda of a wooden house which is open at its sides. There is a cat lazing on the floor which is covered with a woven mat. Outside the veranda is a dense garden of potted plants and trees. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Banana trees

    Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a clump of full-length banana trees. One of them is bearing fruits. Around the banana trees are tall grasses. A small glimpse of a zinc roof can be spotted in the background. No date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Makeshift shelter made with umbrella in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a shelter made of an umbrella cover in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. It is attached to the top of a thin wooden pole which is buried into the soil. It provides shade to an area of low plants and undergrowth. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ms Liesel Strauss and residents of Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Arts · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    Left-to-right: Mdm Sng Mui Hong, landlady of Kampong Lorong Buangkok, Ms Liesel Strauss, museum docent, and Jamil Kamsah, resident of Kampong Lorong Buangkok
  • Flowers

    Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of purple flowers grown from potted plants. Other vegetation found around the flowers include ferns and broad leaf plants. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Plants outside a home in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok that is lined with plants. The single-storey house has a zinc roof and wooden walls which are painted in green. The plants neatly decorate the perimeter of the house and includes a narrow maroon-coloured offshoot and tapioca...
  • Patch of fern

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an undergrowth of fern in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. A narrow path is seen next to the undergrowth stretch. Behind them are a continuous cover of tall trees with some bearing flowers. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Suspended swing in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a big rattan swing being suspended from a tree branch in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The swing is fixed within a green enclosure of big trees which also has other chairs to create a relaxing and secluded area. Title devised by library staff.
  • Bicycle wheel with part of car license plate

    Nature and Environment · Transportation · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a wheel of a bicycle with part of a car license plate pasted on it. The wheel is attached to a tree trunk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Coconut fruits and husks

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a net of ripe coconut fruit and husks in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Behind the coconuts is a lime tree which is fruiting. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Avoiding a puddle in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a group of three Caucasian visitors who are side-stepping a big puddle on a dirt path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Comprising two women and one man, one of them has a camera hanging from her wrist. The houses spotted are single storey with zinc roofs. In the...
  • House number 25A Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of the house number 25A in Kampong Lorong Buangkok and its compound. It is single storey with a roughly patched zinc roof and wooden upper walls that are louvered and painted in green. The front compound is paved while the side is partly turfed...
  • Stream in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of a long narrow stream running through thick vegetation in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Wooden planks are placed between the sandy banks of the stream for pedestrian crossing. Title devised by library staff.
  • Dirt path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a dirt path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The path is lined on both sides with low vegetation such as tapioca plants and banana trees, as well as tall trees such as coconut palms. Two individuals, presumably residents judging by their relaxed attire, are walking on the path...
  • Zinc house surrounded by greenery

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a rural scene of dense vegetation bordering a zinc-roofed house. The ubiquitous tapioca leaves, aloe vera and banana trees are among the vegetation that makes up the greenery. A small portion of the skies in the background is still visible amidst the tall trees. Title devised by...
  • Visitor holding two coconuts tied with red strings

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photographs shows a Caucasian woman holding a coconut in each hand which is tied with a red string. There is a camera hanging from the woman's wrist. She is standing next to a partially captured white gate. Behind her is greenery around the paved veranda of a house. Title...
  • Man tilling the soil in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a man working the soil with a hoe in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. There are already a few newly-planted banana plants on the plot. Opposite the plot are a yellow truck and a motorcycle. A wide expanse of rich greenery in the background adds to the scene's serene...
  • Barrel for collecting rainwater in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a large plastic barrel placed outside a window in Kampong Lorong Buangkok to collect rainwater. The wooden window is painted in yellow and orange and is draped with blue curtains. The area outside the window is decorated with potted plants. Title devised by...
  • Mirror reflection of Mdm Sng Mui Hong

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Personalities · Liesel Strauss
    Mdm Sng Mui Hong, landlady of Kampong Lorong Buangkok
  • Contraption

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the top part of a group of trees. In the middle is part of a steel pole with a bicycle wheel tied to its top end. Title devised by Library staff.