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Laotian refugee woman
Identifier: e_ea_0475
Title: Laotian refugee woman
Description: Photograph included in the Associated Press feature "World’s Homeless" by AP special correspondents Eddie Adams and Peter Arnett. The AP caption reads: "Saomang Vang is 85 years old and has been living at the refugee camp at Nongkhai [Nong Khai] in northern Thailand since July, 1975, with 12 members of her family. Over 55,000 people have been received at Nongkhai. Over 19,000 have gone on to other countries, including 8,000 to the United States. Saomang Vang is waiting for eight more family members to join her and then hopes they will all go to America together."
Country: Thailand
Date: 1979
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2010-300/35
Folder: Cambodia 1979
Format: Photographic print
Size: 11 in X 14 in