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  • Mountbatten Road, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Mountbatten Road in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It shows a view of the road with Laidlaw Building to the right, and what looks like a canal in the foreground. Laidlaw Building is home to Whiteaway Laidlaw & Co. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Flower vendors at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Chinese ladies selling flowers at a market in Lim Tua Tow Road. They are seated under umbrellas, with baskets and re-used metal containers filled with stalked orchids and loose orchids in front of them. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Indian stall selling spices at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1962 [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows an Indian spice seller at his stall in a market at Lim Tua Tow Road. The spice seller is using a stone grinder to grind the spice into a paste. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Flower stall at night market near Cuscaden Road, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a stall selling artificial flowers at a night market near Cuscaden Road. A few ladies can be seen at the stall choosing the flowers. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • YMCA building along Stamford Road, 1962

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of YMCA building along Stamford Road, besides an intersection. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chow Kit & Co. building at Holland Road, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s

    Streets and Places · Arts · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Chow Kit & Co. building on the right. The building, which is located at Holland Road in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, features the British colonial style of architecture. The facade of the building features ornate architectural details. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Basket seller at open market in Lim Tua Tow Road, 1960s [1]

    Economy · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese basket seller at the open market at Lim Tua Tow Road. Wearing a samfoo and a woven hat, the lady is carrying bamboo and wicker shopping baskets of various sizes. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crowd watching a Chinese opera performance at Clive Street, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a crowd of people watching a Chinese opera performance at Clive Street. The stage is partially visible on the left. Rows of shophouses can be seen at the background. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Three Malay children on a road, 1960s [1]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three Malay children standing on a road. A partial view of what looks like a door to a house is on the left. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Beach-goers walking along Changi beach, 1950s [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the beach at Changi. It shows a view of beach-goers walking along the beach. In the background are coconut palms that line the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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.
  • Woman buying flowers at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a lady in sarong kebaya buying flowers from a vendor at a market in Lim Tua Tow Road. She is making payment for a bouquet of flowers consisting of a few stalks of orchids and other flowers. The Chinese flower vendor, wearing samfoo, is surrounded by baskets...
  • Cleaning ducks at a poultry stall in a wet market, 1960s

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Chinese men and a Chinese woman at a poultry stall, cleaning freshly slaughtered, de-feathered ducks, in basins full of water. Cages of live ducks are partially visible on the left. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Foch Avenue, Kuala Lumpur, 1950s

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows Foch Avenue in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It shows a view of a road with shophouses and low-rise buildings on either side. Parked cars can be seen at a carpark in front of shophouses on the left. Inscribed on the photograph are these words "Forch Avenue". Today the...
  • Elderly lady burning hell notes in front of an altar in Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s [2]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows an elderly lady squatting in front of a fire. She is burning hell notes in front of an altar located between two rows of shophouses at Craig Road [乞立街]. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Close-up view of the remains of a fire at Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the remains of a fire at Craig Road [乞立街], during the Hungry Ghost festival. The fire was used to burn hell notes as offerings to the deceased. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Boat Quay and vicinity from Fort Canning Hill, 1960s [3]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of Boat Quay, the Outram area and Pearl's Hill, from Fort Canning, the Singapore river and the surrounding buildings. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Photographer taking a photo of an altar at Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a photographer taking a photo of an altar at Craig Road [乞立街], in front of a large tent that has been setup between two rows of shophouses, during the Hungry Ghost festival. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Coconut palms at Changi beach, 1950s [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the beach at Changi. It shows a view of coconut palms at the beach. A man in shorts can be seen walking along the beach. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • View of Boat Quay and vicinity from Fort Canning Hill, 1960s [1]

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a view of Boat Quay and its vicinity. Taken from Fort Canning Hill, the photograph captures a view of the Singapore river and the surrounding buildings. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Aerial view of Cavenagh Bridge, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This aerial photograph shows a partial view of Cavenagh Bridge over the Singapore river. Ahead of the bridge is Dalhousie Obelisk and Victoria Memorial Hall with its prominent clock tower. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shoppers at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1962

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Chinese women and a Chinese man standing around a stall in a market at Lim Tua Tow Road. The three shoppers have wicker baskets with them, that are filled with their shopping items. On the table top near them are some vegetables and an umbrella. Title...
  • Two Malay girls at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [1]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Malay girls at Lim Tua Tow Road market. One of the girls is wearing a dress while the other is wearing a baju kurung. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cigarette seller at Lim Tua Tow Road, 1960s

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese cigarette seller at an open market in Lim Tua Tow Road. The cigarette seller has a small portable stand with boxes of cigarettes in front of him. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.