MS 7160 Gazetteer tear sheet

Collection ID:
ca. 1890
In Japanese kanji mixed with katakana
Physical Description:
1 Page
24 cm x 32.5 cm

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Entries include Kyoto, Nara, Kobe, Osaka, Sakai, and Tōkaidō (regions of the Eastern Ocean). Also refers to road extending from Kyoto to Tokyo and passing through provinces bordering on the Pacific Ocean.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7160

Local Note
Local Note
Data furnished by Chang-su Houchins, of the Department of Anthropology. Mrs. Houchins consulted Edmond Papinot, Historical and Geographical Dictionary of Japan, Ann Arbor, 1948.
Local Note
Manuscript Document

Using the Collection
Manuscript 7160, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred from the artifactual collections of the Department of Anthropology to the National Anthropological Archives by Chang-su Houchins, March 1984. The way in which they were obtained by the Department is unknown.

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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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