[KS] Percival Lowell
hoffmann at koreanstudies.com
Wed Apr 15 18:51:00 EDT 2015
Thanks for posting!
THIS is completely off-track (my apologies), but I am mostly interested
in and surprised to see this *complete* transparency of those 'kat' and
'kamt’u' hats in the linked photo ("Percival Lowell and Korean Group").
Can anyone comment on that -- social status, etc., in relation to color
On Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:28:20 -0700, Keila Diehl wrote:
> While we're on the topic of Percival Lowell... here is a wonderful
> photo of him taken by Asa M. Mattice, an officer on the USS Juniata,
> which toured East Asia in
> This image is part of a remarkable collection of glass negatives
> owned by U.S. photographer John Dowling, who curated this
> Cross-Currents photo essay about the voyage of the Juniata. Read
> Dowling's curator's statement here.
> Keila Diehl, Ph.D.
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