Three young girls play on the steps of a building. At the turn of the 20th century, Christian missionaries opened girls' schools, granting Korean women access to modern education for the first time. When the Korean Peninsula split in 1945, the North applied communist principles of gender equality, placing a particular emphasis on the participation of women in economic production -- an approach that is still taken today.

Three young girls play on the steps of a building. At the turn of the 20th century, Christian missionaries opened girls' schools, granting Korean women access to modern education for the first time. When the Korean Peninsula split in 1945, the North applied communist principles of gender equality, placing a particular emphasis on the participation of women in economic production -- an approach that is still taken today.

Exceptional collection of daily life photos from the 1970s by Kim Ki Chan [사진작가] 김기찬(金基贊, 1938-2005) - 골목안 풍경 : 네이버 블로그

Exceptional collection of daily life photos from the 1970s by Kim Ki Chan [사진작가] 김기찬(金基贊, 1938-2005) - 골목안 풍경 : 네이버 블로그

Korean girls playing Nol-Ttwigi (Korean see-saw), old Choson, Korea, 1890's

Korean girls playing Nol-Ttwigi (Korean see-saw), old Choson, Korea, 1890's

Seoul: Myeong-dong, 1971

Seoul: Myeong-dong, 1971

Seoul: Street scene in front of movie theater showing 1948 movie "Hamlet", circa 1960s

Seoul: Street scene in front of movie theater showing 1948 movie "Hamlet", circa 1960s

정범태 1957. 피리부는 소년

정범태 1957. 피리부는 소년

김기찬(Kim Ki-Chan)

김기찬(Kim Ki-Chan)

Snowfall, Seoul, South Korea, 1956-63, photograph by Han Youngsoo.

Snowfall, Seoul, South Korea, 1956-63, photograph by Han Youngsoo.

The World of Alleys by Korean artist 김기찬 (Kim Ki-Chan)

The World of Alleys by Korean artist 김기찬 (Kim Ki-Chan)

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