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  • Banana sellers around North Bridge Road and Hill Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Economy
    This photograph shows a street vendor weighing bananas probably in front of a shophouse. One man is seen inspecting a bunch of bananas. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Street stalls around Amoy Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two street stalls in front of shophouses around Amoy Street vicinity. The stall in the foreground is selling bananas while the other stall is selling live poultry. The bananas are displayed on wooden plank supported by large wooden crates while the live poultry are in small metal...
  • Shop selling bananas along North Bridge Road and Hill Street vicinity, circa 1966-1980

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the front entrance of a shop, Nam Chuan & Co, with unit number 41. Bunches of bananas are hung at the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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...
  • Dog on path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a dog standing in the middle of a dirt path leading to a house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The house has a red banner with Chinese words hanging on its door indicating that its occupants are Chinese. The house is single-storey with zinc roofs and wooden walls,...
  • Man tilling the soil in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a man working the soil with a hoe in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. There are already a few newly-planted banana plants on the plot. Opposite the plot are a yellow truck and a motorcycle. A wide expanse of rich greenery in the background adds to the scene's serene...
  • Hibiscus bush

    Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a close-up view of flowering pink hibiscus plant along a dirt road. Other plants found in the same area include ferns and banana trees. Title devised by Library staff.