Item #206942 Printed invitation card; to a birthday party of Peter Hyun. Korean American.
Printed invitation card; to a birthday party of Peter Hyun

Printed invitation card; to a birthday party of Peter Hyun

Los Angeles: Southern California Peace Crusade, n.d. (1955). Folding card, approx. 5-1/2 x 4-1/4 in. Date penciled on rear. Item #206942

Card is illustrated on front with the image of a Chinese papercut entitled "Carting a Bumper Crop." Inside is the invitation information, promising "Korean Food, hors d'oeuvre, and drink along with entertainment. Peter Hyun was a director in the Federal Theater Project but faced resistance on Broadway owing to anti-Asian prejudice. He worked in Army intelligence and later became a lecturer in Asian Studies at UCLA.

Price: $25.00

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