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Link to larger image of RCS BAM 15/4
Classmark: RCS BAM 15/4
Originator: Malayan Governments
Title: Malay boy pounding rice
Description: Showing a Malay youth pounding rice on a wooden block with a bamboo pestle with a woman and child seated in the foreground.
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Link to larger image of RCS BAM 18/43
Classmark: RCS BAM 18/43
Originator: Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Central Office of Information
Title: Chinese family taking their meal, 1948
Description: Showing a Chinese couple taking their midday meal ...
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Link to larger image of RCS PC Ceylon/23
Classmark: RCS PC Ceylon/23
Originator: W L H Skeen and Co
Title: No. 166. Ceylon villagers
Description: Showing a group of people carrying out domestic tasks...
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Link to larger image of RCS QM 7/88
Classmark: RCS QM 7/88
Originator: Bremner, Frederick, fl 1900, photographer
Title: Quetta
Description: Showing five men and a donkey (?) posed in front of a stone building.
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3022G/64
Classmark: RCS Y3022G/64
Originator: Penn, Albert Thomas Watson, 1849-1924, photographer
Title: Water carriers
Description: Showing two water carriers posed beside a pool, one in the act of filling an earthenware pot...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y302A/12
Classmark: RCS Y302A/12
Originator: Scowen and Co
Title: Cingalese shops, Kandy
Description: View showing traders and other figures posed on the street in front of their shops...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y3035A/37
Classmark: RCS Y3035A/37
Originator: Hose, Charles, 1863-1929, colonial administrator and zoologist
Title: Stages in the manufacture of Sea Dyak cloth. Spinning the thread
Description: Showing an Iban woman operating a wooden spinning wheel...
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Link to larger image of RCS Y309993C/127
Classmark: RCS Y309993C/127
Originator: Smithson, John Snowden, fl 1903
Title: [Street water pump, Colombo]
Description: Showing three people gathering water from a pump.
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