Building peace in the minds of men and women

© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Report written by Yi Taek-ro in 1907

Archives of the National Debt Redemption Movement

Registration year: 2017
Submission year: 
2016

The Archives of the National Debt Redemption Movement is a documentary heritage chronicling the entire process and history of a nationwide campaign undertaken by the Korean public from 1907 to 1910, to help their government pay back a huge debt owed to Japan and thereby save their country from colonization. The heritage consists of a total of 2,475 documents, these handwritten documents relate to the background and beginning of the movement, the expansion of reach and influence of the movement . Also, the collection includes documents of the Japanese government (Residency-General in Korea) related to the movement  and mass media materials including newspaper and magazine articles reporting on the movement.

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Report written by Yi Taek-ro in 1907
Report written by Yi Taek-ro in 1907
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Notice
Notice
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Advertisement on the National Debt Redemption Movement
Advertisement on the National Debt Redemption Movement
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Report written by Yi Taek-ro in 1907
Report written by Yi Taek-ro in 1907
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Writings by Kim Seok-hee
Writings by Kim Seok-hee
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Regulations for the National Debt Redemption Movement
Regulations for the National Debt Redemption Movement
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Receipt of donation by Ganghwa-gun (county)
Receipt of donation by Ganghwa-gun (county)
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Document of the Federation for National Debt Redemption
Document of the Federation for National Debt Redemption
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Declaration of the National Debt Redemption Movement
Declaration of the National Debt Redemption Movement
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies

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© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies, Declaration of the Federation Chamber for National Debt Redemption
Declaration of the Federation Chamber for National Debt Redemption
© Nam Sangbum, Advanced Center for Korean Studies
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