|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
At a Glance
Scope and content
The collection consists of mimeographed reports of the outbreak, organized into a ten-part series, and a pamphlet containing black and white photos.
Using the Collection
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Restrictions on Access
The collection is open for research by appointment.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Commonly referred to as the Samil Movement (literally "three one") for its historical date on March 1, 1919, the Korean Independence Movement was one of the earliest and most significant displays of nonviolent demonstration against repressive Japanese imperial power in Korea.