The Forgotten American Missionaries of Pyongyang – Atlas Obscura

American missionaries’ residences on the hill and a church field day on the current site of Kim Il Sung Square, 1921. PRESBYTERIAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

It may be difficult to imagine from the perspective of the 21st century, but the North Korean capital city of Pyongyang once had at its center a community of Americans—Christian missionaries who lived there from 1895 to 1942.

Source: The Forgotten American Missionaries of Pyongyang – Atlas Obscura

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