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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

1973

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Grandmother and granddaughter offer food

Vietnam - A little girl and an older woman, both wearing hats, with two large containers of food. Photograph is mounted with a label describing "Grandmother and her granddaughter offer rice cakes, stolen Ritz Crackers, fried bananas, and the narcotic 'beetlenut' [betel nut] to the photographer at a bus station near Can Tho during the day." It speculates: "At night they could be making boobytraps for the Vietcon... more

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

1974

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Street urchins in Da Nang

Ðà N?ng (Vietnam) - Close-up of five boys looking at the camera. Photograph is mounted; title taken from label.

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

1974

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Boy soldiers

Vietnam - Boy soldiers lined up alongside a line of military rifles, some smiling, some looking uncertain. Photograph is mounted, with label commenting: "As the war progressed the soldiers got younger, this one a cherubic-faced thirteen-year-old."

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1974

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Soldier father with infant son

Vietnam - A man in military fatigues holds his infant son, both facing the camera. Photograph is mounted with a label that comments: "Soldier father on leave / first time he'd see his son."

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1973

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Father and sons on a scooter

Saigon (Vietnam) - A man in sunglasses rides a motor scooter, with two small boys seated in front of him and two behind, through a city street. Several more motor scooters follow. Photograph is mounted, with label describing the scene: "Father taxis his four sons and nephews aborad his scooter through busy Saigon street market while en route to work."

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection

1973

Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005

Montagnard girl and her baby brother

Vietnam - A young girl holds her younger brother, a baby or toddler, as both look at the camera. Photograph is mounted with label explaining: "Playing parent for her baby brother, Montagnard girl waits for word about whereabouts of her mother in government camp. Montagnard men were liked by Americans who viewed them as best natural fighters in Vietnam. Her father had been killed months before and her mother gon... more

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. Photograph is mounted, with label commenting: "The next generation picking through what's left of her village."

Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection