Center for Korean Studies Digital Archive

CKS Digital Archive

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

Water Peddler

Title

Water Peddler

Description

Photo copied from an original in the album of the author's father, Dana Winston Leeke. Sorted as "Old Korea" and identified as "Natives Coolie Class."

The man in this photo appears to be a water peddler. Water peddling was a common job in Korea before the construction of a public water supply system.

Format

Monochrome photograph

Language

eng

Identifier

http://cksdigital.manoa.hawaii.edu/photo/items/show/345
http://cksdigital.manoa.hawaii.edu/photo/files/original/ael115lr_dd8cf5f634.tif

Files

ael115lr_dd8cf5f634.tif

Citation

“Water Peddler,” Center for Korean Studies Digital Archive, accessed November 20, 2017, http://cksdigital.manoa.hawaii.edu/items/show/327.

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