Photographs of Pearl S. Buck

Pearl Buck

At the awarding of her Nobel Prize in 1938 in Stockholm, Sweden, Pearl Buck (r) visits with Swedish writer, Selma Lagerlöf, who was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in 1909. Lagerlöf strongly supported PSB's nomination for the Nobel. (Photo courtesy of Dorothy Sinson.)



On the front row of dignitaries in the East Room of the White House, March 1962 (from left: Lady Bird Johnson, Pearl Buck, President John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Robert Frost). This photo appeared in Life magazine, March 1962; the print above is from the collection of Dorothy Sinson.

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