Postcards from the Hill

By Ganesh Kolandaveloo

December 2015 PHOTO ESSAY
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As an amateur photographer in the 1990s, while taking pictures of historic George Town, I eventually came to appreciate photos typically from postcards taken in the bygone era. The difference in the street scenes was startling because so much had changed and yet there were aspects that showed a sense of continuity. These pictures were truly time capsules that captured Penang as it was, through which we are able to have a glimpse of life in the past. While today...

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