Center for Korean Studies Digital Archive

CKS Digital Archive

Digitized selections from the collections of the University of Hawaii Center for Korean Studies

Agnes Rho Chun Collection


Agnes Rho Chun Collection

Items in the Agnes Rho Chun Collection Collection

Statue of Syngman Rhee
Statue of Syngman Rhee on the grounds of the Korean Christian Church in Honolulu, dedicated August 15, 1985, in commemoration of the fortieth anniversary of the liberation of Korea.

Tongjihoe Members, 1991
Tongjihoe (Dongji Hoi) members and friends at the 116th birthday celebration of Syngman Rhee on March 24, 1991.

Syngman Rhee Scholarship Presentation
Syngman Rhee Scholarship presentation by Tongjihoe (Dongji Hoi) president Donald C.W. Kim, assisted by vice-president and scholarship chairman Joseph S.K. Kim, August 14, 1992.

Syngman Rhee and Kingsley Lyu
Syngman Rhee, left, and the Rev. Kingsley Lyu on Rhee's arrival at Hickam Air Force Base enroute to New York United Nations conference, December 6, 1946.

Flag Presentation
President Syngman Rhee, center, presents Inha University school flag, circa 1955.

Korean Christian Church Language School
Korean language school at Korean Christian Church, Gertrude Ko Min teacher. Circa 1936.

Mr. and Mrs. Yue Chin-Young
Group photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Yue Ching-Young and others on their departure for Korea in 1949.

Hawaii Koreans Visit Korea
Group photograph of first-generation Koreans from Hawaii invited to visit Korea by Syngman Rhee in 1955.

Syngman Rhee on Arrival in Hawaii, 1954
Photograph of Syngman Rhee being greeted by a crowd on his arrival at Hickam Air Force Base, Honolulu, August 8, 1954.

Syngman Rhee and Francesca Rhee
Syngman Rhee and Francesca Rhee photographed soon after their marriage.