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  • House in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a general view of a zinc-roofed house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok with its external landscaping. The house is single storey with blue louvered wooden walls and half-length windows. A decorative wooden entrance leads into the house. A letter-box stand is seen near the wooden entrance. The house...
  • Stacks of wood in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Economy · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photographs shows piles of wooden scaffolding being horizontally stacked along a metal barricade in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The area is semi-shaded by large trees which partially hid zinc roofs of buildings around the area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorry on a narrow road

    Transportation · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a pickup truck turning into a narrow road carrying a full load of materials which include household items. The roadside trees on the left have thick leaves while on the right and opposite side of the road is an open green area which is bordered by tall...
  • Resident of 29D Kampong Lorong Buangkok [2]

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Liesel Strauss
    Mdm Sng Mui Hong, landlady of Kampong Lorong Buangkok
  • 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...
  • Fallen trees blocking a road in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows thin branches from fallen trees blocking a dirt road in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The dirt road is long and narrow and is bordered on each side by a jungle of thick undergrowth and trees. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Canal next to Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a concrete canal next to Kampong Lorong Buangkok which is fenced off on each side. The canal is dry indicating a dry season. The kampong lies on the right side of the canal and is hidden by dense row of tall trees. An area next to the...
  • House number 29D Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Liesel Strauss
    Mdm Sng Mui Hong, landlady of Kampong Lorong Buangkok
  • Man squatting on ground with dog

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an elderly shirtless Chinese man squatting on a tarred path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok with his back to the camera. Next to him is a dog also with its rear to the camera. Presumably he is a resident of the village, from his casual appearance that includes...
  • People posing at the provision shop in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Economy · Arts · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a group of visitors to a provision shop in Kampong Lorong Buangkok posing for a photograph. They comprise three Caucasian women and one Caucasian man. They are sitting on a raised concrete at the entrance of the shop. Baskets of items sold in the shop can be...
  • Two children in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a mirror view of two children standing outside the fence of a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Behind them is a zinc building that is fronted by banana plants. Title devised by library staff.
  • House number 25-C Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the address plate of a wooden house in Lorong Buangkok. The plate shows "25-C Lorong Buangkok" and is hung on louvered walls which are painted in blue and yellow. The zinc roof of the house is also visible under the green cover of...
  • 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...
  • 7 Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
  • 2 Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a red letterbox for house number 2 in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. It is hung onto a wire mesh fence outside the house. The house inside the fence is wooden and single storey, and is painted in orange and beige. Suspended bird cages are seen in front of...
  • Child in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a child sitting on a dressing table in a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. He has his back to the mirror. Besides his image being reflected in the mirror, the reflection also captures another child standing outside a wooden fence. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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.
  • Rooster

    Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a free-roaming rooster perched on a stone platform. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Man and his bicycle

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an elderly Chinese man posing with his bicycle. He is wearing a hat and is in his work clothes and slippers. The bicycle is painted in yellow. Behind him is a wooden house that is painted in dark yellow and green. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Banana trees

    Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a clump of banana trees. One of them is bearing fruits. The banana trees are surrounded by tall grasses. 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