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  • Elderly Malay woman seated outside a shop, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows an elderly Malay woman wearing a baju kurung and no footwear sitting near the entrance to a shop. She seems to be a beggar. There is a used milk tin and an oats container in front of her with a few coins on two pieces of paper...
  • Woman wearing a straw hat, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese lady, wearing a straw hat, walking along the corridor of a shophouse building at High Street. Across the road, a partial view of Aurora department store can be seen. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Elderly lady burning hell notes in front of a large altar in Craig Road [1]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Craig Road [乞立街]
  • Elderly Chinese woman spinning thread on a wheel, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows an elderly Chinese woman wearing a samfoo. She is sitting on a low stool, spinning thread on a wheel by hand. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Women at textile shop, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows several women at the shop attended by three men standing amidst bales of textiles. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kampong house, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a raised kampong house with atap and zinc roofs, and a mixture of zinc and wooden walls. The house is accessible via a ladder at the front door. A Malay woman is seen sitting at the threshold of the door, with her feet resting on the ladder....
  • Malay women and children in wooden hut, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Malay women in a wooden hut. Each woman has a child on her lap. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shoppers at a seafood stall in Telok Ayer market, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Caucasian women and a Chinese man at a seafood stall in Telok Ayer market. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fresh seafood stall at a market, 1960s

    Economy · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a fresh seafood stall at a market manned by Chinese fishmongers. There is a Caucasian woman with a wicker shopping basket and a Chinese woman behind her at the stall. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Elderly lady in front of a large altar in Craig Road [2]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Craig Road [乞立街]
  • Two elderly Chinese women at Teck Chye Terrace market, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two elderly Chinese women in a market at Teck Chye Terrace with bananas in their hands. A cart, attached to a bicycle, is partially visible in the foreground. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woman filling up pails of water

    Nature and Environment · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Woman filling pails with water at a public tap.
  • Malay woman carrying a baby, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Malay woman carrying a baby. The woman is wearing a kebaya top and has her hair up in a bun. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street fruit hawker at Lim Tua Tow Road, 1960s

    Economy · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese lady, wearing samfoo and holding a daching or scale, squatting on the street, hawking a basket of fruits. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Elderly lady burning hell notes in front of a large altar in Craig Road [2]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Craig Road [乞立街]
  • Elderly lady in front of a large altar in Craig Road [1]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    1960-1962. Craig Road [乞立街]
  • Three Malay women and a baby in a wooden hut, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three Malay women and a baby in a wooden hut. They are sitting on a mattress, with the middle woman carrying a baby. Several drinking glasses are strewn on the mattress. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Samsui woman, mid-1970s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a samsui woman wearing a red head dress and black samfoo walking along a busy street in Chinatown. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Telok Ayer Market, mid-1970s [4]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a female stall owner standing in front of her food stall at the old Telok Ayer Market building, or Lau Pa Sat, located at Raffles Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore. Japanese lady

    Geography and Travels
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a Japanese lady in a flowy long-sleeved dress with prints. Facing the right she is seated and posing as her head resting on her right hand. The back of the postcard is unwritten with a three-cent stamp affixed at the top...
  • Singapore. Japanese lady

    Geography and Travels
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a Japanese lady with a coat over a kimono. She is holding something furry against her body with her left hand. The background is a picture of a house in the countryside. This appears to be taken in a studio. The...
  • Group photograph of six Caucasian ladies and six gentlemen at Tiger Breweries's function

    Geography and Travels · Events · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier, it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a group of six Caucasian ladies and six gentlemen at an exhibition of woodwork factories' products....
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [98]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. It shows a storytelling session held in a library. A long-haired lady is seated on a chair in front of a group of children. A Christmas tree is seen in the room. Title devised by Library staff....
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [18]

    Events · Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. It shows a scene at an art exhibition. An Indian lady is conversing with a couple. Title devised by Library staff.