Gallery view

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Woman selling fish

Southeast Asia - Woman holds up large fish by its tail, probably at a street stall. Fish and baskets of fish lie on the ground behind her. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Child with facial piercings

Southeast Asia - Close-up of older child with long piercings in his face and tongue. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Soldiers sitting and waiting

Southeast Asia - A group of Vietnamese or Cambodian soldiers, many in helmets, sitting holding their weapons, including rifles seen close up. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1973

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Child with old bicycle

Vietnam - Child crouches on the ground examining dilapidated bicycle, in a desolate rural setting, a ruined village probably in Vietnam. Large pile of debris and a bare tree are in the background.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1975 Dec.

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Child lying dead in war

Vietnam - Body of older child or young teenager lies face up on ground, badly destroyed. Label for a mounted version of the photograph observes: "The flower of youth snuffed out with a flash and an explosion. An artillery round reduces this fourteen-year-old to a tangle of twisted limbs and oozing protoplasm. By end of war the fighting was increasingly done by available manpower, the young...."

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Wooden boat transporting body

Southeast Asia - Young man or older child lying on his back in the bottom of a narrow wooden boat, apparently wounded, being transported down the river. Men sit in the bow and stern, and a soldier is shoulder-deep in the water beside them. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Toy seller

Southeast Asia - Woman wearing conical hat sits with her streetside display of toys for sale, mostly plastic ones. The toys include a soldier in a brightly colored plastic military tank. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Seated soldier

Southeast Asia - Young man, either Vietnamese or Cambodian, looking at the camera, sitting on a round object, possibly a helmet, holding his rifle, with a backpack and ammunition rounds slung over his shoulders. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Boats lining a quay

Southeast Asia - Narrow wooden boats lined up along a long quay in the water. In Vietnam or Cambodia.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1972

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Carved face in temple wall

Cambodia - Face carved in a stone wall, probably a face of the Buddha in a temple wall. Seen from an angle.

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection