The Complete View of Taegu Light House, Korea

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2009.24.16.176

Description: Photo: black-and-white glossy. An exterior picture of the Taegu Lighthouse, which is multi-level and has a tower on the right side and an arcaded porch. Around the perimeter of the grounds is a wire fence supported with wooden sticks. Inside the perimeter, two people sit on the ground facing the building, and there are several smaller buildings on the grounds. Outside the perimeter, a man stands in front of a group of children and gestures with his hands. Description: "This building was donated by the previous Mayor, Han Bo Yong. the whole site is 300 pyong [a pyong is approximately 30.5 square feet]; and the main building has two stories with 210 pyong building site. there are 12 classrooms, two office rooms, one assembly hall, one toilet, one bath room and one store room, there is an annex building of a dormitory with ten smallrooms."

Medium: Photographic Paper

Print Size: 3.825" (h) x 4.825" (w)

Photographer: Not identified

History/Provenance: Received with John Milton Society for the Blind (JMS) records from the American Foundation for the Blind.

Credit Line: AFB Migel Memorial Library Collection, 2009.24

Subjects: Architectural photographs Architecture Buildings Children Children & adults Fences Korea (South) Outbuildings People Schools Schools for the blind and visually impaired Schools for the deaf Wire