Extra! Korea

May 11, 2009

Interesting article about Jongno

Filed under: history — extrakorea @ 11:21 am

The Joongang Daily has an interesting piece about Jongno* and its history, with several accompanying black-and-white photographs from the old days. Check it out.

* In case you don’t know, Jongno is a major street in Seoul, and has been important for a long time.

2 Comments »

  1. It would be nice if they’d put dates on the photos. I’m curious if the first couple scenes are pre-colonial or colonial.

    Comment by kushibo — May 11, 2009 @ 11:30 am

    • I guess you could contact the JoongAng Daily and ask them.

      Comment by extrakorea — May 12, 2009 @ 2:27 pm


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