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Sa Jung Jun [Chun?]. [49]; Soo Jung Jun [= Su Jung Chun?]. [50]

Image ID: 497658

Sa Jung Jun [Chun?]. [49]; Soo Jung Jun [= Su Jung Chun?]. [50] (195?)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Sa Jung Jun [Chun?]. [49]; Soo Jung Jun [= Su Jung Chun?]. [50]

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: Two images on one page.


: [Sa Jung Chun] This Palace was used for the Kings private audiences and other governmental activities. It was originally built in 1395, destroyed by Japanese invaders in 1592, and rebuilt in 1867. [49] [Su [Soo] Jung Chun] This was the site of the famous royal library known as Jip Hun Chun (1395-1592), where the best members of the literary group congregated to advise the King. It was destroyed in 1592 and rebuilt in 1867. In 1894 the emer ....
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: Pictures of former Korean palaces.

Source Description

: 1 portfolio [145 photographs on 35 plates]; 35 cm


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Asian and Middle Eastern Division

Catalog Call Number

: *OTF+++ 98-3911

Digital ID

: 497658

Record ID

: 341692

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 7-13-2012

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