Photo Exhibition held in Lampang to celebrate 182 years of Thai-US relations


LAMPANG, 27 June 2015 (NNT) – “Two Nations One Friendship 182 Years”, a photo exhibition, was organized by the U.S. Consulate General in Chiang Mai and Yonok Foundation in Lampang to celebrate the 182nd anniversary of the Thai-US relations.

Mark Carlson, the U.S. Consul General in Chiang Mai, presided over the opening ceremony of the exhibition on Saturday with participation of representatives from the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, provincial authorities as well as American photographers, curators and famous gallery owners in the United States.

The exhibition is being held at Robinson Department Store in Central Plaza Lampang in Mueang District. The event contains numerous photographs portraying the way of life of Americans and Thais who lived in Lampang during the 182 years of the relationship.

There were rare photos from the past illustrating the long and tight relationship between the two nations.