Seungjeongwon ilgi

Seungjeongwon ilgi
Hangul 승정원 일기
Hanja 承政院 日記
Revised Romanization Seungjeongwon ilgi
McCune–Reischauer Sŭngjŏngwŏn ilgi

Seungjeongwon ilgi or Journal of the Royal Secretariat is a daily record of Seungjeongwon, Royal Secretariat during the Joseon Dynasty of Korea (1392 - 1910), which records the king’s public life and his interactions with the bureaucracy on a daily basis.[1] It is the 303rd national treasure of Korea and designated as one of the UNESCO's Memory of the World.[2][3]

See also


  1. JaHyun Kim Haboush (1988). The Confucian Kingship in Korea: Yŏngjo and the Politics of Sagacity. Columbia University Press. p. 251. ISBN 0-231-06657-0.
  2. 승정원일기 (承政院日記) (in Korean). Empas / EncyKorea.
  3. 승정원일기 (承政院日記) (in Korean). Empas / Britannica.
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