MS 7158 Map of Tokyo

Collection ID:
Tokyo Municipal Office (Japanese)
Physical Description:
1 Page
64 cm x 91 cm

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The document is a street map that is illustrated to show public buildings, palaces, shrines, churches, important commercial buildings, hospitals, and so forth. An inset shows greater Tokyo. Also indicated are public transportation systems.

Custodial History
Gift from Mrs. Lispernard Seabury Crocker, 1961. She collected it in Japan in the 1930s. From July 31 to August 5, 1939, the map was in the exhibit entitled "Around the World" in the Historic Warner House, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. It was transferred from the artifactual collection of the Department of Anthropology to the National Anthropological Archives by Chang-su Houchins in August 1984.
Custodial History
Previously titled "Tokyo."

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7158
NAA INV 10000014

Local Note
Local Note
Data and translations furnished by Chang-su Houchins, of the Department of Anthropology, NMNH.
Local Note
Data furnished by Chang-su Houchins, Department of Anthropology
Local Note
Woodblock print

Using the Collection
Manuscript 7158, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Maps Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tokyo -- Maps -- Japan Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Japanese Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kawara, K., Japanese Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland, Maryland 20746