Contents and Arrangement

Korea, 1949-1977

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Content Warning

Some captions and descriptions may include harmful language, including language that is racist or sexist. Some photographs depict scenes of graphic violence.

Scope and Contents

KT118. 12 French press photos of Korea from 1949 to 1977. Mostly on the Korean War. All captioned on reverse.

KT023. Collection of 28 photos of the Unification Church of Sun Myung Moon from 1975-1976. Shown are Allen Tate Woods, Martin Friers, Francoise Galey, supporters of the Moon sect in Paris, Sun Myung Moon in New York, the 1976 bombing of the Moon sect headquarters in Paris, a manifesto by Moon following the bombing, Moonies interacting together, anti-Moon demonstrators, disturbance at the Moon Sect 'Festival du Nouvel Espoir' in Lyon in 1976. Most described on back


Photographs were left in the order in which they were received from the dealer.

Collection History


No materials were removed from the collection during 2023 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Faith Charlton in April 2023. Finding aid written by Faith Charlton in 2023 using dealer description.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. No further duplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to Special Collections Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Korea; French Press Photographs, C1740, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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