Visual display of the Single barge tied up

Single barge tied up

  • 1957
  • Luang Prabang town in 1957 was a major port for Mekong River trade. The Thai and Chinese were predominant in this activity. This area was located directly behind the Royal Palace. The Mekong was also used by people in the town for bathing and washing clothes and, to an extent, for water.

Details

Photographer
Halpern, Joel M. (Joel Martin), 1929-
Date
  • 1957
Collections
Description of Original
  • 35 mm color slide
Subjects
Local identifier
  • 3-29b
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