Photographs of Korean hatter and weaver at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, 1982

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.90-6
Dates:
1982
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
40 prints
silver gelatin
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting Korean hatter Chong Choon Mo and Korean weaver Kim Jum Soon demonstrating their crafts at the 1982 Smithsonian Folklife Festival. The photographs were probably made by a Smithsonian photographer.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Korea was the featured country at the 1982 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, which included demonstrations by Korean artisans. Kim Jum Soon was designated a national living treasure of Korea in 1969.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 90-6

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 90-6, Photographs of Korean hatter and weaver at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Specimens, including a horsehair hat, loom, and spinning wheel, from Chong and Kim were presented to the Smithsonian and are now in the Department of Anthroplogy collections in accession 356613 and accession 356616.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Transferred from Department of Anthropology Processing Lab, 1989. Probably donated as part of accession 356613 (Chung Choon Mo) and accession 356616 (Ralph Rinzler).

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Weaving Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Koreans Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hats Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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