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  • Rickshaw in Chinatown, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places · Economy
    This photograph shows a general view of a street in Chinatown, with vehicles parked in front of a row of shophouses on the left. A trishaw man riding on his trishaw is seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Amoy Street, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows three-storey shophouses flanking Amoy Street. A number of men are seen sitting at the roadside stalls. On the left, a trishaw rider is sitting on his trishaw. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Procession to celebrate Prophet Muhammad's birthday [5]

    Kemp, Jack
    The photograph shows a group of Muslim rickshaw riders ferrying children with colourful "bunga manggar" adorning their vehicles, waiting in line for the procession to begin. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Open-air market, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an open-air market with stalls selling fruits, biscuits and lanterns under large umbrellas shielding them from the sun. Barely visible in the background behind the stalls is a row of shophouses. A trishaw rider is seen resting on his trishaw on the right. The photograph was taken...
  • Trishaw riders : general view

    Transportation · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows three men engaged in a conversation along a pavement. Two of them appear to be trishawmen. Primarily Chinese immigrants, their dress style of choice include a pair of dark-coloured shorts, a loose-fitting, button shirt and a Chinese straw hat to protect them from the weather. Partially hidden...