Washington, D.C. choreographer, dancer and performance artist.
The collection documents the life of Dana Tai Soon Burgess, and that of his Korean American family, dating back to 1904. Included are photographs of his family before and after they immigrated to the United States; some photographs taken during a time when they lived and worked at Kunia Camp, Hawaii; and of Burgess throughout his life. Also includes Burgess's grandfather's passport.
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Photographs, 1904-2005, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Emigration and immigration
2016.3121 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves