Center for Korean Studies Digital Archive

CKS Digital Archive

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

Browse Items (3 total)

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Copied from an original photograph in the album of the author's father, Dana Winston Leeke. Sorted as "Old Korea."

This photo is identified as "Temple at Mitsuyo South Korea" by the author and shows a Japanese Shinto shrine. Mitsuyo may be the…

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This postcard identifies this building as "Che Dan Shrine Rear Chosun Hotel, Seoul, Korea."

However, the building pictured on the postcard is Hwanggung'u in Won'gudan, located at the rear of the Chosun Hotel in Seoul.

Won'gudan was built in…

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A part of Ada Leeke's private collection. This photo has faded into sepia color.

Japan built Shinto shrines in its colonies such as Taiwan and Korea. In Korea, the Japanese colonial administration began to build such shrines in 1912. In 1920, the…
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