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  • Workers unloading goods from boat at Kallang Basin, 1950s [1]

    Transportation · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows workers on a boat unloading charcoal into gunny sacks to be transported to shore. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Woman buying flowers at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a lady in sarong kebaya buying flowers from a vendor at a market in Lim Tua Tow Road. She is making payment for a bouquet of flowers consisting of a few stalks of orchids and other flowers. The Chinese flower vendor, wearing samfoo, is surrounded by baskets...
  • Visitors at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [2]

    Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of visitors to Tiger Balm Garden or Haw Par Villa, looking at a diorama behind a high wired fence. The women are wearing traditional Malay costumes. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Workers unloading goods from boat at Kallang Basin, 1950s [4]

    Transportation · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows workers on a boat getting ready to transport goods in gunny sacks to the shore. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two Malay girls at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [1]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Malay girls at Lim Tua Tow Road market. One of the girls is wearing a dress while the other is wearing a baju kurung. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two Malay girls at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [2]

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Malay girls at Lim Tua Tow Road market. One of the girls is wearing a dress while the other is wearing a baju kurung. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Workers unloading goods from boat at Kallang Basin, 1950s [3]

    Transportation · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows workers on a boat getting ready to transport goods in gunny sacks to the shore. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Workers unloading goods from boat at Kallang Basin, 1950s [2]

    Transportation · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows workers on a boat unloading charcoal into gunny sacks to be transported to shore. Photograph taken between 1953-1956. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Visitors at Tiger Balm Garden, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a group of five visitors to Tiger Balm Gardens. The group consists of two men, two women and a baby. The women are dressed in traditional Malay costume and one of the men is wearing the traditional Malay black headgear or songkok. At the background is a...
  • Woman buying flowers at Lim Tua Tow Road market, 1960s [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a lady in sarong kebaya buying flowers from a vendor at a market in Lim Tua Tow Road. She is making payment for a bouquet of flowers consisting of a few stalks of orchids and other flowers. The Chinese flower vendor, wearing samfoo, is surrounded by baskets...
  • Procession to celebrate Prophet Muhammad's birthday [3]

    Kemp, Jack
    This photograph is part of the Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat collection. It shows a group of Malay men and children wearing a uniform-coloured baju kurung standing at an open field with kompang in their hands waiting to participate in the procession that marks the Prophet Muhammad's birthday. Title devised...
  • A group photograph of three local men

    Arts · Nature and Environment
    This is a photograph of three local (native) men posing for a group shoot. Behind them are rolling fields. A small shed, and a sign with words that include "packing cases" above a pile of crates can also be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • Provision shop selling newspapers in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Communications · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a provision shop with the address No. 90 in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. Other than food items, this shop sells magazines and newspapers which are hung just outside its entrance. A Malay woman can be seen walking to the back of the shop. Title devised by...
  • Hadirin wanita dan kanak-kanak di majlis perkahwinan di Potong Pasir, 1970-an [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Geography and Travels · Events
    Gambar ini menunjukkan hadirin di sebuah majlis perkahwinan orang Melayu di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Beberapa orang wanita Melayu dan kanak-kanak yang menghadiri majlis tersebut sedang duduk sambil dihiburkan dengan persembahan sebuah kugiran (agak terselindung di sebelah kiri gambar). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wooden houses near the main road in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This picture shows two wooden houses near the main road in Potong Pasir during the 1970s. These houses are located in an area near to the marketplace and an area referred to as "Area B". A Malay woman can be seen peeling apart a coconut near the threshold of one...
  • Persediaan jamuan di majlis perkahwinan di Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Heritage and Culture · Events
    Gambar ini menunjukkan sebuah majlis perkahwinan orang Melayu di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Beberapa orang lelaki kelihatan sedang menyediakan jamuan untuk hadirin. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hadirin wanita dan kanak-kanak di majlis perkahwinan di Potong Pasir, 1970-an [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Geography and Travels · Events
    Gambar ini menunjukkan hadirin di sebuah majlis perkahwinan orang Melayu di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Beberapa orang wanita Melayu dan kanak-kanak yang menghadiri majlis tersebut sedang duduk sambil dihiburkan dengan persembahan sebuah kugiran. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kawasan kampung Melayu di Potong Pasir, 1970-an [1]

    Streets and Places
    Gambar ini menunjukkan beberapa rumah di kawasan Melayu di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Rumah-rumah ini terletak di tepi jalan utama dan beralamat nombor 127X, dari "a" hingga "d". Terdapat beberapa bangku di hadapan rumah ini. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hadirin lelaki di majlis perkahwinan di Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Heritage and Culture · Events
    Gambar ini menunjukkan hadirin lelaki di sebuah majlis perkahwinan orang Melayu di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Selain pemuda Melayu, ada juga beberapa pemuda India yang menghadiri majlis tersebut. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wanita Melayu mencuci baju di tepi kolam di Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    Gambar ini menunjukkan seorang wanita Melayu berkemban mencuci baju selepas mandi di tepi kolam di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Sebuah pondok kecil tempat membuang air terselindung di sebalik pokok di sebelah kanan gambar dan barang-barang terbuang terapung di tepi kolam di sebelah kiri gambar. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kawasan kampung Melayu di Potong Pasir, 1970-an [2]

    Streets and Places
    Gambar ini menunjukkan beberapa rumah di kawasan Melayu di Potong Pasir dalam era 1970-an. Rumah-rumah ini terletak di tepi jalan utama dan beralamat nombor 127X, dari "a" hingga "d". Terdapat beberapa bangku di hadapan rumah ini. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Provision shop in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Economy · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a long and external view of a Chinese provision shop in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The shop floor is raised and is accessed by several steps. A Malay woman in headscarf is standing on the steps. The items in the shop are arranged in baskets, tiered racks or...
  • Malay/Muslim organisations' tribute to Mr Abdullah Tarmugi, 2002 [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Events
    This photograph shows guests watching a performance at a tribute event called "Majlis Menjunjung Budi", held on 25 May 2002 at Pan Pacific Hotel. The event was organised by various Malay/Muslim organisations to pay tribute to Mr Abdullah Tarmugi. Seated at the round table are Mr Yatiman Yusof (first from...
  • Malay/Muslim organisations' tribute to Mr Abdullah Tarmugi, 2002 [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Events
    This photograph shows Mr Yaacob Ibrahim (second from left) presenting a memento to Mr Abdullah Tarmugi (second from right), at a tribute event held on 25 May 2002 at Pan Pacific Hotel. Standing on Mr Abdullah Tarmugi's right is Haji Wan Hussin bin Haji Zoohri. The event was organised by...