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Photograph

Maryknoll School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five young boys waiting to enter Maryknoll School in China.

Date: 1961-05 

Description: A young vendor stands with a large plate of food on his head and a satchel around his neck at the runway of the Luang Prabang Airport, Laos. There is a sil...

Date: 1961-05 ca.

Description: Colonel Bounchon's Lao infantry troops laying explosives forward of lines in the vicinity of Luang Prabang. Two soldiers crouch near some bushes with a met...

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Survivors of a Viet Cong attack on the village of Vinh Quoi, Vietnam sit or stand near an American military helicopter that has arrived to offer aid. A sol...

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Vietnamese man and survivor of a Viet Cong attack on the village of Vinh Quoi is carried on a stretcher to a helicopter for medical evacuation. Three women...

Date: 1961-05 ca.

Description: Colonel Bounchon's Lao Infantry laying explosives forward of lines in the vicinity of Luang Prabang, Laos. A soldier stands in a clearing in a wooded area....

Book or Pamphlet

Ah King

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ah King, a slave who was rescued on May 18, 1910.

Photograph

Carrying Corpses

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Aftermath of a Viet Cong attack on the village of Vinh Quoi. Children watch as a group of men begin to pick up corpses wrapped in sheets on woven mats.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two women stand while separating rice from the stalks. Two children stand between them to watch. The description on the lower right hand side says "separa...

Photograph

Portrait of Woman

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length portrait of a woman in "European dress." She is standing near a table and holds an object in her right hand. Carrie Chapman Catt in he...

Date: 1993-02-02 

Description: "Tour guide, Ralph Widmer, displays a Swiss cow bell to visiting AFS students at Widmer's Cheese Factory. Students were from Thailand, Yugoslavia, Germany,...

Photograph

YWCA Benefit Tea

Date: 1956-05-25 

Description: Attending the YWCA Benefit Tea for internationally speaking foreign students in costume of their native land are, left to right: Judith Ahana, Honolulu Haw...

Photograph

Helilift of Corpses

Date: 1962-06 

Description: In the aftermath of Viet Cong attack on the village of Vinh Quoi, corpses await helilift. The corpses are wrapped in sheets and lying atop woven mats in a...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Vietnamese soldier in a helicopter, holding a rifle and looking out the open door at the countryside of Vietnam.

Photograph

Funeral, Binh Hung

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Large funeral for multiple people in Binh Hung, Vietnam. Numerous decoratively painted coffins with cloth coverings are on display in a large open-air, roo...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored image of two women bowing to each other on opposite sides of an entrance gate to a yard. In her diary from Japan and South Korea, Carrie Chapm...

Date: 1918 

Description: Sessue Hayakawa sits in a chair with his fist raised in a publicity still for "His Birthright" (Haworth 1918).

Date: 1962 

Description: Women train with rifles in a village near the Laotion border in the mountain region of Vietnam. A group of about 25 women are lined up in two rows standing...

Date: 1962 

Description: Robert Kennedy, then attorney general, surrounded by young people during a visit to Hong Kong. Kennedy was traveling in Southeast Asia, and the tall white-...

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Survivors of a Viet Cong attack on the village of Vinh Quoi wait on or with stretchers for a helicopter medical evacuation in a grassy field.

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