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Title
Korean War orphan arrives, 1953
Date Created and/or Issued
1953-12-01
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
1 image. Korean War orphan arrives, 1 December 1953. Lee Kyung, aged 4
Chief Boatswain's Mate Vincent Paladino. (Handout).
Supplementary material reads: "News Bureau, United Air Lines, Bill O'Hern, MAdison 6-6311, Night SUnset 1-0147. Story or caption info for inclosed [sic] raw neg. Holding on to his adopted father's Navy blouse, tiny Korean war orphan Lee Kyung Soo, 4, arrived at the Los Angeles International Airport late today, (Monday) from San Francisco aboard a United Air Lines plane to appear on a television show. His father, Chief Boatswain's Mate Vincent Paladino still showed the strain he has endured in bring [sic] the boy into the United States after finding him roaming around Navy messhalls [sic] in Inchon late in 1952. After much official red-tape Paladino was able to bring the child into the U.S. last week. Paladino, a veteran Navy man of 13 years, plans to take Lee to his parents home in New Rochelle, New York where he will join a ready made family of 32 grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins."
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : negative, b&w
13 x 10 cm.
image/tiff
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m
EXM-N-10072-010~1.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m24254
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-N-10072-010~1.jpg
Language
English
Subject
Korean War, 1950-1953
Orphans
Time Period
1953-12-01
Place
1 World Way
33.943965,-118.409078
California
Los Angeles
USA
airport features: Los Angeles International Airport
Source
10072-010 [Sleeve Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Negatives Collection, 1950-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961

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