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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.
  • 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.
  • Kampong house, 1960s

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a raised kampong house with atap and zinc roofs, and a mixture of zinc and wooden walls. The house is accessible via a ladder at the front door. A Malay woman is seen sitting at the threshold of the door, with her feet resting on the ladder....
  • Malay women and children in wooden hut, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two Malay women in a wooden hut. Each woman has a child on her lap. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fresh seafood stall at a market, 1960s

    Economy · Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a fresh seafood stall at a market manned by Chinese fishmongers. There is a Caucasian woman with a wicker shopping basket and a Chinese woman behind her at the stall. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Public water tap outside a shop in a kampung, 1960s

    Nature and Environment · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Chinese woman filling up pails of water from communal taps, located at the corner outside a shop in a kampong. Behind her is a Malay woman. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Malay woman carrying a baby, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a Malay woman carrying a baby. The woman is wearing a kebaya top and has her hair up in a bun. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Three Malay women and a baby in a wooden hut, 1960s

    Geography and Travels · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows three Malay women and a baby in a wooden hut. They are sitting on a mattress, with the middle woman carrying a baby. Several drinking glasses are strewn on the mattress. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Group photograph of six Caucasian ladies and six gentlemen at Tiger Breweries's function

    Geography and Travels · Events · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier, it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a group of six Caucasian ladies and six gentlemen at an exhibition of woodwork factories' products....
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [18]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It is a group photograph of 22 men and women. Some of these young people are Asians while others are Caucasians. This was taken outside a building with brick walls. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [91]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It shows a Caucasian lady standing next to a Chinese gentleman seated at a table. She is pointing at an entry on a page of an open volume on the table. A Chinese lady is seated next to the...
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [84]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It shows a lady giving a talk on Greenland in a library. The audience comprises of children. Books, pictures and items related to the topic are displayed in the room. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 4) [92]

    Geography and Travels
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 4) collection. It shows a Caucasian lady and a Chinese gentleman looking at a book resting on both hands of the lady. A Chinese lady is standing next to the Caucasian lady. They are in front of a row of bookshelves....
  • Betty Crossfield and Li Kim, her interpreter

    Organisations · Transportation · Geography and Travels
    A photograph of Betty Crossfield (on the right), Jean Marshall's colleague, in Red Cross uniform, and Li Kim, her interpreter, standing in front of the Red Cross Land Rover. The words "British Red Cross Malays, gift of the Malayan Chinese Association" and "马华工会赠送" in Chinese characters can be seen on...
  • Children at the coal mines of Dalainor, circa 1921

    Geography and Travels
    This is a group photograph of a Chinese woman with eight Chinese children. One of the children is a baby carried by the woman. The remaining seven children are standing in a line in ascending height from left to right. The woman is standing behind the second shortest child. They...
  • A park in autumn : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Photograph depicts a park in the autumn season with the leaves on the trees turning yellow and red. Shows two women walking and enjoying the park. A group of women is seated on the park bench while in the extreme right of the photograph, there is a child running about.Title...
  • Harvesting the crop : front view of a farmer

    Heritage and Culture
    A photograph of a Malay woman harvesting the grown rice crops. She is holding a sickle in her hand, sabit in Malay, and gathering the harvest in bundles. Digitized from an album page containing 7 photographs described collectively as "Life in a Paddy field". Part of a compiled album, with...
    Reproduction Available
  • Harvesting the crop : action

    Geography and Travels · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    This is a 1950s photograph of two Malay women harvesting rice crops. One of them is holding a sickle in her hand, known as sabit in Malay, and gathering the harvest in bundles. Digitized from an album page containing 7 photographs described collectively as "Life in a Paddy field". Part...
    Reproduction Available
  • Europeans posing with a trishaw in the 1910s : group photograph

    Arts · Transportation · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph, taken between 1910 and 1919, shows a European man sitting in a trishaw, and two European women standing on either side of the trishaw. They are all posing for a photograph. Date of creation estimated.
  • European lady sitting in a trishaw in the 1910s : single

    Arts · Transportation · Geography and Travels · Personalities · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph, taken between 1910 and 1919, has the handwritten number "80" on the back. This photograph shows a European woman sitting on a trishaw and posing for a photograph. She is wearing a floor-length, long-sleeved dress and a hat. Date of creation estimated.
  • Roadside women fruit sellers, Kuala Lumpur

    Economy · Geography and Travels
    This photograph shows a row of women street vendors selling fruits. The fruits are displayed on wooden crates in front of the women, and most of them are shading themselves with umbrellas and sitting on stools. In front of them is a pedestrian pavement on which the rear view of...
  • 2000年第1届国际南音大会唱, 新加坡湘灵音乐社 : 全视图 [2]

    Organisations · Heritage and Culture · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    新加坡湘灵音乐社于二〇〇〇年在新加坡举办了第一届国际南音大会唱. 照片中参与大会唱的团体代表们聚集在乐社内. 他们手执香枳, 似乎正准备进行拜祭仪式. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2000年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会 : 全视图 [1]

    Arts · Events · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    这是二〇〇〇年《南音名曲选》出版座谈会的照片. 照片中新加坡湘灵音乐社社长丁宏海先生正在发言, 另外两位男士和一位女士正在聆听. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • 2004《际•浪》演出 : 观众照 [4]

    Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    这是2004年《际•浪》演出当晚前来观赏演出的观众们的照片. 照片中两位男士和一位女士面对着镜头微笑. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟. "Boundless Waves" Concert at the Raffles Hotel, Jubilee Hall, 4th Jan 2004, 8.00 pm.