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#1 Baht

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Posted 02 June 2012 - 09:35 PM

Thought it might be nice to have like a pictorial history of Thailand.

King Ananda Mahidol, 13, in whose favor King Prajadhipok abdicated in 1935, presents flag to youth organizations. After his summer vacation, he returns to school in Switzerland.

Siam changes its name to Thai' - LIFE, July 31, 1939
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Crown Prince Aditya Dibabha Abhakara affixes the Royal Seal to the decree making Siam the Kingdom of Thai

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Posted 02 June 2012 - 11:18 PM

Thai ladies circa,ages ago.

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Posted 02 June 2012 - 11:59 PM

Bars and Thai girls circa 1966-7 in Korat.Notice the white powder makeup,still in use to this day. You can see more at this guys site.http://www.fescanphoto.com/korat/

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 12:57 AM

Pattaya 1987 Walkingstreet Near Baby GoGo Bar


http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=fCjPuk8nl28
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Posted 03 June 2012 - 12:58 AM

Pattaya 1987 Beach and Soi 13

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 01:10 AM

Utapao 1972.

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 01:16 AM

Pussy show anyone?

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 03:13 AM

Excellent photos.
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Posted 03 June 2012 - 04:09 AM

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Beach road looking towards walking street.Beach road towards walking street.jpg

Beach Road.beach road.jpg

Pattaya 1952pattaya_1952.jpg

Beach Road 1972. pattaya_beach_road_1972.jpg

Soi Diamond 1980.Soi Diamond 1980.jpg

Walking street 1982 walking street 1982.jpg

Walking street.Walking street.jpg
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Posted 03 June 2012 - 02:38 PM

Koh Larnko_larn_1972.jpg

Pattaya 1970?
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Utapao 1968
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Posted 03 June 2012 - 04:09 PM

Nice pictures. Looks like a better place back then.
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Posted 03 June 2012 - 04:44 PM

Super! Well done :-)
I like the picture of the bay the most - thinking of how it looks now from that hill...
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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:54 AM

Bangkok through the ages,late 1800's onwards.

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:58 AM

Continued

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 01:03 AM

more can be found at this guys website.http://www.stickboyd...ess-of-bangkok/

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 06:37 AM

well done Baht, really enjoyed the photo's
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Posted 04 June 2012 - 07:58 AM

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The picture above shows an undeveloped Pattaya Bay, viewed from where the Dusit Thani Pattaya Resort is now located in North Pattaya, in the early 1970's.The picture below, taken from the same location, shows how it looks today.
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Posted 04 June 2012 - 04:53 PM

Various pics from all ages.

The King with the King.2_Kings_The_King_of_rock_with_the_King_of_Thailand.gif

Southern Thailand,Songkhla.50086634.JPG

Bangkok 1956 bangkok 1956.jpg

Bangkok bar girls circa 1969 bar girls 1969 bangkok.jpg

Bob Hope 1968 in Ubon.bob hope ubon 1968.jpg

American F-4 crash f-4crashatUdorn.jpg

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Opium den,Bangkok 1900. opium_palour_bangkok_thailand_1900.jpg

Elephant tour 1890's. picOldThailand 1890's.JPG

Rice terraces North Thailand/Burma border.rice-terraces.jpg

Rama V and Nicholas II of Russia 1891 state visit.rama v nicholas 11 russia 1891.jpg

The King Of Thailand.th05_03b.jpg time1966.jpg
King-Bhumibol.jpg
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Posted 05 June 2012 - 12:40 AM

Bar girl 1969.soi cowboy 1969.jpg

Waitress +1 1967.waitresses 1967.jpg

Tahkli market 1971.1972 Tahkli market.jpg

Ayuttaya 1956.Ayuttaya 1956.jpg

1973 protests.1973..jpg

1965 Roi Et Bus Station.1965 Roi Et bus station.JPG

Thai boxing 1948.Bangkok 1948.jpg

Siam beheading,early 1900's?beheading.jpg

Outside bathroom.1986.klong toey bath 1986.jpg

American air base Korat 1960's.Korat.jpg

LBJ's wife,floating market.1966.LBJ's wife floating market 1966.jpg

Songkhla highway.songkhlahaadyaiwd8.jpg

HM the King being ordained as a monk.hm king monk ordination.jpg

Marlon Brando meets the King.1963 Marlon Brando and the King 1963.jpg

Royal family meet Walt Disney.Royal family meet walt disney.jpg
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Posted 08 July 2012 - 11:19 AM

Have you got any more pictures like this baht ?

Excellent Photo report :thumbup :thumbup
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Posted 08 July 2012 - 05:47 PM

Fantastic Photos Baht, thanks for sharing
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Posted 24 July 2012 - 02:38 AM

great thanks .......all resorts look better 35 or so years back ... cheers
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Posted 24 July 2012 - 04:30 AM

Thanks for posting
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Posted 24 July 2012 - 07:20 AM

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Posted 24 July 2012 - 08:20 PM

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