imperialasia: “Ao Dai (áo dài) is the National costume worn by Vietnamese women, usually. The history of this dress can be dated back to the century, today Vietnamese schools’ use this garment as the blueprint of girl’s school uniform.
Queen Nam Phuong Palace (named after King Bao Dai’s wife) is situated in a large pine forest along Hung Vuong street in Dalat. It is now under the management of the Lam Dong museum and was recently opened for visitors
Ambassade Cochinchinoise à Paris. 1863. Nguyên Hîm Thân. 30 ans né à Hué (Annam). Capitaine de la garde impériale, Mandarin de 5ème degré, 2ème Classe. Assis. Ambassade Cochinchinoise à Paris. 1863. Hiêp. Annamite né à Hué (Annam).