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  • Queuing up for bak kwa : night view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows people queuing up to buy barbequed meat slices at a well known shop called Lim Chee Guan which is located on New Bridge Road. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Man choosing some biscuits : night view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a man choosing a container of biscuits from the multitude of biscuit varieties that are displayed at a Chinatown stall. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street stall selling peanuts : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a stall owner in his street stall in Chinatown that sells packets of Farmer brand peanuts. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street shops : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a street view of Arab Street. In this Kampong Glam area, one finds a number of shops selling textiles, carpets and aromatic oils, imported from the Middle East. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fatt choy, edible delicacy : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of packets of dried moss (fatt choy) being sold in a Chinatown shop. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street five-foot way : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of a five-foot way taken from the front of a textile shop at Arab Street. "Mahey Brothers Pte Ltd" is one of many shops selling textiles in the area. The shop's signage and metal rolling shutter door are seen in the photograph. Title devised...
  • Oranges, in cloth basket : close-up

    Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of plastic oranges in a red brocade basket. The baskets are sold at a stall in Chinatown. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling dried persimmons : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows two men at their street stall on Temple Street that sells dried persimmons. One of the men is cutting a persimmon into smaller pieces for customers to taste. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Melon seeds for sale : general view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows sacks containing different varieties of melon seeds being sold at a night market stall in Chinatown. Melon seeds are usually eaten during the Chinese Lunar New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall selling paper decorations : night view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a Chinatown stall selling paper decorations for the Chinese Lunar New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Vaswani Brothers (S) Pte Ltd, Arab Street : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the business premises for Vaswani Brothers (S) Pte Ltd, a shop off Arab Street. This shop, in the Kampong Glam area, has old styled accordion grilles to secure the shopfront access. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street shopfront : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the shopfront of a business, located at Arab Street. This shop, in the Kampong Glam area, has old styled accordion grilles to secure the shopfront access. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Garden Festival shop : general view

    Events · Economy · Nature and Environment · Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the festival shop that showcases the festival’s mascots and a wide range of souvenirs. This was seen at one of the Singapore Garden Festival 2010 show booths, (15-22 July 2010). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wrapped Taiwanese sweets : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of a variety of sweets that are sold at a night market in Chinatown. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Slow cooker, with mushrooms : close-up

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a slow cooker containing cooked Shitake mushrooms at a stall for sample tasting. A plastic container containing dried moss (fatt choy), an edible delicacy, is in the foreground. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Plants from novelty seeds, with four numbers : general view

    Nature and Environment · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows novelty seeds for sale at a stall in Chinatown. Next to it is the full grown plant propagated from the same type of seed. When the plant grows, the seed will show 4-digit numbers that can be used as lottery numbers. This image was taken before...
  • Shop selling Lunar New Year paper decorations : general view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the interior of a shop in Chinatown that sells paper decorations for the Chinese Lunar New Year. There are customers who are browsing the items. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Festive Chinese New Year banner : night view

    Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a banner above the CK departmental store at New Bridge Centre in Chinatown. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sticky cake or nian gao : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up view of sticky rice cakes (nian gaos) that are sold at a stall on Temple Street. Sticky rice cakes are commonly sold during the Chinese New Year period. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Temple Street scene : night view

    Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows shoppers walking past rows of night stalls located along Temple Street. There are also customers buying various items from the stalls. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street five-foot way : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of a five-foot way taken from the front of a textile shop, at no. 51 Arab Street. The "Silk Shop" is one of many shops selling textiles in the Arab Street area. Rolls of fabric, and a mannequin can be seen on the left...
  • Paper decorations : close-up

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows Lunar New Year paper decorations being sold at a stall in Chinatown. These colourful paper decorations are commonly seen in Chinatown shops in the run-up to the Chinese New Year. This image was taken before the Chinese New Year in 2010. Title devised by Library staff.