Preservation of Gyeongseong Ilbo

연합뉴스 / 2021-11-17 10:15:28
  • facebookfacebook
  • twittertwitter
  • kakaokakao
  • pinterestpinterest
  • navernaver
  • bandband
  • -
  • +
  • print


The National Library of Korea completed preservation process of the "Gyeongseong Ilbo," a newspaper for the Japanese General Government of Korea which was published between 1925-1927, and released related YouTube videos on Nov. 15. 


The Gyeongseong Ilbo was preserved with restorative fibers made from existing fibers and "hanji" or "Korean paper." A total of 4,526 pages were treated and this photo shows parts of the Gyeongseong Ilbo after undergoing preservation. 




(C) Yonhap News Agency. All Rights Reserved