MS 7362 Invitation sent to Pierre Louis Jouy from Japanese Consul General, Maeda Kenkichi, November 1, 1884, announcing Emperor Meiji's birthday celebration

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7362
Creators:
Maeda, Kenkichi, 1835-1894
Jouy, Pierre Louis
Dates:
1884
Languages:
Undetermined
In Japanese using Chinese ideographs; addressee's name in kana script. Includes a note in English.
Physical Description:
1 Page
Repository:

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
In 1883, Pierre Louis Jouy, an associate of the United States National Museum, accompanied the Honorable Lucius H. Fotte, the first Minister to the United States Legation in Seoul, to Korea to implement formal diplomatic relations between the United States and Korea. Jouy subsequently joined the Korean civil service.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7362

Local Note
Local Note
Manuscript document on mulberry bark paper

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7362, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "Official invitation to Emperor Meiji's birthday party, November 1."

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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