Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

View of the grounds of the Yeongneung-Nyeongneung royal tombs. May, 1951. A large stone lantern is in the foreground; a US serviceman stands by an altar, a burial mound is in the background. Written on album page - "(Continued)". Album page 34. [See also NASM 9A09976-34C, NASM 9A09976-35A.]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Sculpture, Korean
  • Mounds

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Ward Hitt, Jr


May 1951



Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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