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  • Children outside a clothing store, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows four children standing outside a clothing store. There is a tall girl on the right and a small toddler standing behind two barefooted boys, each holding a plate. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Women at textile shop, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows several women at the shop attended by three men standing amidst bales of textiles. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shops in a kampong, 1960s [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a few shops in a kampong. The shop in the foreground is a fruit shop selling jackfruit, grapes, and some kind of citrus fruits. Further back, is another shop selling household items. A food stall is partially visible on the right. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised...
  • Shops in a kampong, 1960s [1]

    Economy · Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows sundry goods shop in a kampong on the left. Near the entrance of the shop is a poster advertising the movie "同床异梦" playing at New State Theatre, Jalan Besar. Several children can be seen milling around the shop. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stall in market selling eggs and sundries, 1960s

    Economy · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a sundries stall in a market. Eggs, cordials, a cleaning solution, oil, and air freshener are among the goods sold at this stall. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rickshaws outside a row of shops, 1960s

    Transportation · Economy · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows parked rickshaws along a kerb outside a row of shops with ornate Chinese roof. Three women can be seen walking past the rickshaws. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Interior of a Chinese shop, Kuala Lumpur

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the interior view of a Chinese shop. It shows a glass cabinet displaying women shoes at the entrance on the left while the one on the right displays talcum and medicated cream. A Chinese man presumably the owner is attending to a customer. An Indian woman shopper...
  • A pushcart peddler [1]

    Economy · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a pushcart selling what appears to be fruits under shady trees. A woman with a toddler is patronising the stall. Nearby are a row of shops and two parked cars. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • A Chinese herbal tea stall, Kuala Lumpur

    Economy
    This photograph shows three big metal water dispensers on a stand in a Chinese market. The water dispensers probably contain Chinese herbal teas as there are drinking bowls next to them. A Chinese man smoking a cigarette is standing next to the dispensers. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • A pushcart peddler [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a man tending to his pushcart stall under a makeshift tent. To his left is a row of shops including a tailor. A car is parked in front of the row of shops. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • External view of a five-foot way shop selling household wares

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the external view of a shop selling household wares on the ground floor of a building. It captures the compactly displayed household items near the entrance. There is a rather wide stretch of five-foot way in front of the shop from where customers are checking out the...