Korean Passport

Korean Passport

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Description (Brief)
This passport was used by Nathaniel Holt. On front cover 9 Korean symbols and the official Korean symbol - circle with horizontal S-curve with radiating arcs.
Description
Republic of Korea Passport issued to "CHAE BI HO" on August 11, 1955. Front of blue plastic cover has an oblong window at top center and is embossed with the teageuk symbol and the title in Korean and English. 48pp., bound at left edge, text printed in black ink in Korean and English on paper featuring the teageuk against "Republic of Korea" repeated (in Korean).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
passport
date made
1955
date issued
1955-08-11
issuing country
Republic of Korea
place made
South Korea: Seoul, Seoul
Physical Description
plastic (cover material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 in x 3 3/4 in x 1/8 in; 15.24 cm x 9.525 cm x.3175 cm
ID Number
2003.0261.07
accession number
2003.0261
catalog number
2003.0261.07
Credit Line
Gift of Holt International Children's Services
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National Museum of American History
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