Center for Korean Studies Digital Archive

CKS Digital Archive

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

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A brother and sister pose for the photographer at the Happy Mountain Orphanage, Pusan, Korea. They are wearing the clothes they had on when they arrived at the orphanage.

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Korean villagers sweep the streets near ruins in the vicinity of the American Embassy, Seoul, Korea.

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Korean woman and child take refuge behind the wall of a burned-out building during an exchange of small-arms fire between UN and Communist Forces in the village of Anongmyan-ni, 18 miles northeast of Wonju, Korea.

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Prisoner of war at Camp #1, Pusan, Korea, sits crossed-legged on his cot eating his noon rice. The meal also includes a bowl of fish and a bowl of soup.

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This POW, the ex-president of Seoul University Korea, sitting in typical oriental style waits with other POWs to be interrogated. They are about to board a waiting LST to transport them to other compounds in different locations in Koje-do island,…

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The tragedy of strife: This Korean woman and her child in what is left of their home north of Kumhwa, Korea.

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Wearing his bird cage hat or "kat," this retired Korean gentleman smokes a long bamboo pipe as he walks along the street, Chunju, Korea.

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Chow Time: Resting beside Korean symbol at Kumgong-ni temple, Korea, Sgt. Henry M. Proctor (Los Angeles, Calif.) (left) and Sgt. Burel Evans (Columbus, Ohio) (right) enjoy their chow.

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KOREAN WOMEN WORKING FOR UNCACK WASH VEGETABLES IN THE IX U.S. CORPS AREA, SOUTHEAST OF CHUNCHON, KOREA.

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Buddhist temple, located 7 miles north of Tong-nae, Korea. This temple is 1,300 years old.
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