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Picture of tourists getting photographed at a scenic overlook in South Korea
January 13, 2022

Lone Rock

Tourists visit a scenic overlook called Oedolgae Rock on Jeju Island, South Korea. This picture originally appeared in a September 1975 story profiling South Korea and its response to external conflicts and internal pressures.
Photograph by H. Edward Kim, Nat Geo Image Collection

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