The UNKRA allocated $350,000 to build and equip an 18-building Merchant Marine Academy at Yong-do, Pusan, which will be capable of accommodating 400 students currently undergoing training in temporary quarters. The Academy is nearing completion. This photographs shows the main buildings of the Merchant Marine Academy in process of construction. Centre front, the laboratory with warehouse behind. Top left the two dormitories and lower down the mess hall and bath house. The centre building which will provide lecture rooms and assembly halls is at the moment concealed by the temporary wooden building. [Photograph 1696]
U.S. Army Photo. 27 April 1952. L/R J. Donald Kingsley of UNCACK, Mr. Hobart Creighton, hatching expert, watch the sexing of baby chicks at the Kimhae hatchery. Photographer: PFC R.L. MCCrae. Cleared by UNCACK - PIO, T.P. Wickinson Lt.-Col.
A Korean woman tells the doctor what ails her at Kunyangjang-ni clinic operated by 'Houses for Korea, Inc.' a United States voluntary agency. Dr. Joseph Alter of Bellevue, Wash., listens as a Korean interpreter listens to her symptoms. [Photograph 1954]
Three girls in traditional costume in hydro farm inauguration. [Photograph 3107]
A British engineer employed by UNKRA given technical assistance in the machine repair shop. With his help much of the damaged plant at Samchok cement plant has been put back into operation again. [Photograph 2756]. The British engineer is William Kirk, then 31. Before William became an engineer, he was a coal miner from County Durham, U.K. [Information provided by brenda Kirk.]