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American Seeks to Preserve Storied Afghan Past

Nancy Hatch Dupree, 87, talks about a photo taken by National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry during an interview with The Associated Press at the Afghanistan Center at Kabul University, Dec. 9, 2014. Dupree fell in love with Afghanistan on her first visit in 1962, and embarked on a lifelong mission to preserve the rich cultural heritage of an ancient land scarred by modern wars. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)
Nancy Hatch Dupree, 87, talks about a photo taken by National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry during an interview with The Associated Press at the Afghanistan Center at Kabul University, Dec. 9, 2014. Dupree fell in love with Afghanistan on her first visit in 1962, and embarked on a lifelong mission to preserve the rich cultural heritage of an ancient land scarred by modern wars. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

KABUL, Afghanistan—Nancy Hatch Dupree fell in love with Afghanistan on her first visit in 1962, and embarked on a lifelong mission to preserve the rich...




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