Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7185
Dates:
Nikko, Japan, Dantaisha, 1938
Languages:
Undetermined
In Japanese
Physical Description:
1 item
39.5 x 54 cm page
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The map features the architectural details and ground plans of the Tōshōgū, the shrine which was built in 1617 for the tomb of Ieyasu, the first Tokugawa shogun. Included are two portraits, one of the Ieyasu and the other of the third Tokugawa shogun, Iemitsu. There are also views of a procession scene of the Tōshōgū festival, falls, shrines, and other items.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
USNM ACC 232,559
ANTHRO CAT 398,537
NAA MS 7185
NAA INV 10000043

Translation of Title
Translation of Title
A complete map of the Nikkō mountain

Local Note
Local Note
Data and translations furnished by Chang-su Houchins of the Department of Anthropology.
Local Note
Color reproduction of tourist map

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7185, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Gift to the Department of Anthropology from Mrs. Lispenard S. Crocker, 1961. It was collected in Japan in the 1930s. From July 31 to August 5, 1939, the map was part of an exhibit entitled "Around the World" that was held at the Historic Warner House, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. It was transferred from the artifactual collection to the National Anthropological Archives in October 1985.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Toshogu festival -- Japanese Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nikko (Japan) -- Japan Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Japanese Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ieyasu, Tokugawa shogunJapanese Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iemitsu, Tokugawa shogunJapanese Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/