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Title
Soldiers posing with sign at swimming pool in Korea
Creator
Williams, Hanson A., Jr., 1928-2009
Date Created and/or Issued
1952
Publication Information
Pepperdine University Libraries
The Korean War Photography of Hanson A. Williams, Jr. [digital resource], Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives
Contributing Institution
Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
The Korean War Photography of Hanson A. Williams, Jr
Rights Information
Copyright to photographs in this collection is retained by Pepperdine University. Images are intended for educational and research use, and may be used for non-commercial purposes with appropriate attribution. Organizations and individuals seeking to use images for publication should contact Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives.
Description
US soldiers at a pool in Korea pose with a sign held in just the right spot, reading: "Swimming suits will not be worn." It was traditional in Korea for public pools to be gender segregated and in the buff.
complete;
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
wil01138.tif
http://cdm15730.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15730coll5/id/1104
Subject
Military life
Military personnel
War
Leisure
Swimming
Swimming pools
Signs (Notices)
Humorous pictures
Korean War, 1950-1953
Korea (South)
Source
Black and white photographic print, 4 x 5 inches;
Relation
The Korean War Photography of Hanson A. Williams, Jr
Sub-series 1.3: Military

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