SEOUL, KOREA: THEN and NOW PART 2

Contemporary Photographs by Mr. Jingho Hwang


Mr. Jingho Hwang does it again!

Mr. Hwang is an extraordinary detective of natural geography and the man-made additions to the natural landscape. To say that Mr. Hwang is knowledgeable about the environs of Seoul, Korea, would be an understatement.

Mr. Hwang took the below contemporary pictures of Seoul on three different dates: 31 May 2003, 9 September 2003 and 28 September 2003. Many thanks to Mr. Hwang for graciously providing this site with images of Seoul, Korea, in the early part of the 21st century. Mr. Hwang lives in the Yongsan-gu area of Seoul, Korea.

If you enjoy the results of the work that Mr. JingHo Hwang did to provide these modern day comparisons of Seoul, Korea, then please consider contacting Mr. Jingho Hwang and let him know that you appreciate his efforts.



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Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Same location. Photo taken 31 May 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Same location. Photo taken 28 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Hard to believe, but this the same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Buddhist temple, Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Same location. Photo taken 28 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Very similar location, note the rock wall on the left side of both photos. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Entry to the Korean Anti-Communist League. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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The Korean Anti-Communist League. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Stadium, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 31 May 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Hard to believe, but this is the same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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View of Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 31 May 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Bridge over the Han River, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Bridge over the Han River, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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View of the Han River, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Party boats on the Han River, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Party boat on the Han River, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Party boat on the Han River, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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View of the Han River bridge, Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Water causeway, Seoul. Photo taken February, 1969 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Ice skating rink near the Han Riverboat taken February, 1969 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Bridge over the Han River. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Driver training course near the Han River. Picture taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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View of Seoul. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 31 May 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang
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Korean paratrooper monument. Photo taken August, 1968 Same location. Photo taken 12 September 2003 by Mr. JingHo Hwang

To see 'Seoul Then and Now: Part One' Go Here

All contemporary photographs copyright 2003, by JingHo Hwang

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This page created by Neil Mishalov on 16 November 2003.