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  • Lanterns on sale, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows lanterns in all shapes and sizes on display for sale at a shophouse by the side of a road. A motorcycle and a trishaw are seen parked in front of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lanterns on sale, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows lanterns in all shapes and sizes on display for sale at a shophouse by the side of a road. A motorcycle and a trishaw are seen parked in front of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Remains of a fire at Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows the remains of a fire in front of a large altar at Craig Road, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Elderly lady in front of a large 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 in front of a large altar in Craig Road [乞立街], during the Hungry Ghost festival. She is holding wads of hell notes. Partial view of the remains of a fire which was used to burn hell notes as offerings to the deceased can be...
  • Close-up view of the remains of a fire at Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s [2]

    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.
  • Elderly lady burning hell notes in front of an altar in Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s [1]

    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.
  • Elderly lady in front of a large altar in Craig Road during Hungry Ghost Festival, 1960s [1]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows an elderly lady in front of a large altar in Craig Road [乞立街], during the Hungry Ghost festival. She is holding wads of hell notes. Partial view of the remains of a fire which was used to burn hell notes as offerings to the deceased can be...
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Organisations · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of the Chingay Parade of 1976. It captures the dragon dance troupe holding up their long dragon prop. Police officers can be spotted among the crowd. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Offerings at a Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street, 1974

    Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows an altar of deities and offerings for them as part of the Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street in 1974. A replica of Buddha in a glass case is also visible. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of a Monkey God performance during the Chingay Parade in 1976. A lot of children and spectators on the road side and along the corridors of the HDB flats in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street, 1974

    Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a large altar with burning joss sticks and candles, in celebration of the Hungry Ghost Festival at Queen Street in 1974. One worshipper is seen kneeling in front of the altar. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Organisations · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the tail end of a dragon dance troupe during the Chingay Parade of 1976 as the procession moves along the road. A traffic police officer on motorbike follows from the side. In the background are HDB flats. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a lady in traditional Chinese costume carrying two flower bouquets tied to the end of a pole which she carried on ther shoulder as part of the Chingay Parade of 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Offerings at a Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street, 1974

    Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows the Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street in 1974. A group of children are standing in front of the altar looking at a small television. Other offerings include tubs of hair cream and skin cream. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dragon ornaments for Chinese New Year, 1976

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a man with a box of dragon ornaments for Chinese New Year, probably taken in 1976 which was the Year of the Dragon according to the Chinese zodiac. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mooncakes, mid-1970s

    Economy · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the different varieties of mooncakes stacked on a table for sale during the Mooncake or Mid-Autumn Festival. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a group of Chingay Parade participants of 1976 wearing traditional Chinese men and women costumes having a light moment as they walked down the road. A lot of spectators are watching the parade at the side and a lot more watching from the corridors of the HDB...
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of the Chingay Parade of 1976, focusing on a group of stilt walkers in traditional Chinese costumes. A lot of spectators are watching from the side of the road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Offerings at a Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street, 1974

    Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows two pigs and a goat slaughtered as offerings during the Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street in 1974. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of a Chingay Parade in 1976. It shows a group of women in coordinated attire marching on the road past HDB blocks. There are a few spectators along the road and more spectators can be seen along the corridors of the HDB flats in...
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a street view of a Chingay Parade in 1976, with a large dragon head as part of the float in the foreground. A number of spectators and a few policemen are at the road side. A lot more spectators can be seen along the corridors at the...