MS 7144 Trip to Korea and Manchuria

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7144
Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
Tokyo, Japan:, Korea and Manchuria Tour Guide Office,, 1933?
Languages:
Japanese
In
Japanese
kanji and katakana.
Physical Description:
1 Page
43 cm x 151.1 cm
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The item is a piece of artwork that presents a bird's-eye view of Korea, Manchuria, and nearby regions and includes railroad routes and waterways. It is illustrated to show people, buildings and habitations, domesticated flora and fauna, and modes of transportation. Also included is a likeness of the Manchu emperor Pu-yi and a man hailing the flag of Manchoukuo. Annotations, perhaps added by the collector, provide romanized versions of some place names and the title "Manchoukuo & Korea" on the mount.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Korea and Manchuria Tour Guide Office (Sem-Man Annaijo) was a Japanese travel agency with offices in Tokyo, Osaka, and Shimonoseki.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7144
NAA INV 10000000

Local Note
Local Note
Data and translations furnished by Chang-su Houchins, of the Department of Anthropology, NMNH
Local Note
Printed document in color, paper mounted, with cloth backing

Other Title
Other Title
Chōsen Manshū no tabi

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7144, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Gift to the Department of Anthropology from Mrs. Lispenard Seabury Crocker, 1961. Transferred from the artifactual collection of the Department of Anthropology to the National Anthropological Archives by Chang-su Houchins, February 1984.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Korea -- Maps, Pictorial Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manchuria -- Maps, Pictorial Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Japanese Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manchu Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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