National Geographic : 1947 Feb
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byW. Robert Moore River Serves as Dooryard and Main Street for These Floating HousesatAyutthaya Built on large floats, such aquatic bungalows bob at anchorages along both sides of streams intersecting this onetime capital of Siam. Most aregeneral merchandise shops as well as homes. For roofing, corrugated iron now replaces thatch. Two women propelthe high-sterned boat.