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Philip Jaisohn Statue

Philip Jaisohn Statue

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Philip Jaisohn was the leader of the social and political reform movement for Korea's independence. He was also the first Korean to become a naturalized citizen of the United States. This statue of Philip Jaisohn is located in front of the Embassy of South Korea in Washington, DC.

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