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  • Woman selling vegetables, 1960s

    Heritage and Culture · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese woman vegetable seller holding a bunch of tied-up vegetables. Standing in front of her, is another Chinese woman. Both women are wearing samfoos. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Two boys at a street market, 1960s [2]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three boys hanging out on or near a pushcart at a street market. Shophouses can be seen in the background, while a coconut drink stall is partially visible on the right in the foreground. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rickshaw puller, 1960s

    Transportation · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese rickshaw puller with his passengers - a woman and a girl. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Young Chinese boys at a market stall, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two young Chinese boys at the foreground and another boy at the back standing at a stall in a market. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Selling live chicks at a poultry stall in a wet market, 1960s

    Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows live chicks at a poultry stall at a market. A Chinese woman is seen selecting the chicks from the large rattan basket and placing them in a small crate in front of a man who is watching her. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two boys at a street market, 1960s [1]

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three boys hanging out on or near a pushcart at a street market. Shophouses can be seen in the background, while a coconut drink stall is partially visible on the right in the foreground. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese rojak hawker, 1961

    Transportation · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese rojak seller pushing his three-wheeled cart along a road. Besides the rojak ingredients, the push cart also has a clock. Across the road can be seen a billboard promoting the movie "Breakfast at Tiffany's". Title devised by Library staff.