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English: Chinese coolies at the kangkar (river base) of the Sungei Jurong (Jurong River) in Singapore. Gambier and pepper plantations are shown in the background.
Date c. 1860.
Source National Archives of Singapore media no. 19980005826–0021, negative no. 93,511/32, accession no. 128597: see http://picas.nhb.gov.sg/picas/public/internetSearch/catalogueForm.jsp?id=475.
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