Korean boatman, 1940 ca. “Korean sailor takes a break from transporting cargo and people, sitting under the shadow from the sail, smoking from his long bamboo pipe. He wears cool hemp clothes.” From the Cornell University Library collection.
⛵⊱Women ⚓ of salt air⊰⛵ Portraits have stories: Haenyeo (sea women) is century old culture at the risk of dying out due to modernization. Kim Doo-Soon, wears her diving mask and wetsuit. She is from the fishing village of Hado, Jeju South Korea.