Laos: More Propaganda than Fighting

Laos: More Propaganda than Fighting

Photograph

Nicholas Tikhomiroff

French, 1927–2016

Laos: More Propaganda than Fighting

December 1961
Gelatin silver print
Image: 16.6 × 24 cm (6 9/16 × 9 7/16 in.)
Paper: 20.3 × 25.4 cm (8 × 10 in.)
Gift of Time-Life Books
1968.0184.0116
Inscriptions verso BC (applied label): 12/61 4) LAOS: MORE PROPAGANDA THAN FIGHTING. An elderly Laotian \ listens for news in a village square. Persuading the peaceful Laotians to resist the Soviet-supplied Pathet Lao Communist guerillas was one of the New Frontier's first major headaches. In an effore to shore up the sagging Royal Laotian forces, President...
Related Media

Review and updating of the museum's collection data is ongoing.
Inclusion of an object in this database does not guarantee its availability for loan.
For permission to use images from the online collections, please contact Image Rights and Reproductions.