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Creators:
Ueyama, Yahei
Dates:
circa 1850
Size:
1 Page (61 x 91 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7184
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes drawings of buildings, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, and other special places of interest. The map is oriented to the north.

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Creators:
Matsui Tenzan
Dates:
1933
Size:
1 Page (36 x 62 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7186
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The item appears to be a tourist map. It gives a view of Nikko with streets and buildings together with mountains, lakes, and rivers in the surrounding countryside.

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Creators:
Finn, Dallas, 1919-2012
Dates:
1975-1990
Size:
5,500 Color slides
Collection ID:
FSA.A2010.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This Collection contains in 24 albums over 5,500 color 35mm slides of Western-style architecture created during Japan's modernization, primarily druing Meiji Period (1868-1912). Taken throughout Japan between 1975-1990 by Dallas Finn, they were research materials in prepration for her book, Meiji Revisited: the Sites of Victorian Japan (New York, W...

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Dates:
Nikko, Japan, Dantaisha, 1938
Size:
1 Item (39.5 x 54 cm page)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7185
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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 o...

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Creators:
Hamilton, Russell, d. 1911
Dates:
circa 1895-1909
Size:
193 Items (postcards and photographs, black and white and color)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2001.13
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Assembled by English petty officer Russell Hamilton (d. 1911) during his voyages made prior to 1909, likely for the British Merchant Marines, documenting images of China, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Kuwait, Oman, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Somalia, Sri Lanka, and Yemen. The items date from between the late 1890's and 1909.The 183 photog...

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Creators:
Bull, Rosemary
Dates:
1929-1931
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent reversal; 7,657 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2007.06
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Travel footage: Soviet Union 1929; Warsaw ghetto; 4th Centennial of the Thai Royal House; life in and around Peking and Mukden; Bali; India; Bangkok; Cambodia; Saigon; Manila; Peking; Korea; Japan (all ca. 1931) shot by Rosemary Bull. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and cul...

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Creators:
Scidmore, Eliza Ruhamah, 1856-1928
Dates:
circa 1914-1916
Size:
50 Negatives (glass)
23 Negatives (nitrate)
120 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.139
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made and collected by Scidmore documenting life in Japan and China. Photos depict people, agriculture, crafting and jewelry, and natural and urban settings. Some additional photographs were made in South America and possibly the Philippines. The collection includes lantern slides published by the William H. Jackson Photo and Publishing ...

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Creators:
Kabai Tatsunosuke
Fūgets Tora, of Kyoto
Dates:
1887
Size:
1 Sheet (47.5 x 70.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7456
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Apparently a tourist map. Includes the city layout in minute detail with names of the districts, streets, and notable places. The latter are depicted in drawings arranged around the map, and these have been annotated with Romanized versions or English translations of the their names. A typescript addition provides the added English title "Osaka in ...

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3648
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes the Jesuit Relations, Champlain, Reverend David Jones, Perrot, Billings (Expedition to Russia), Father De Smet, Charlevoix, Lafitau, Perouse, etc. Also extracts relating to the Philippines, Japan and Luchu Islands, Japanese writing, Malaya words; notes on Egypt, Diary of Padre Dominguez; Texas; Mexico; California (missions established in).

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Creators:
Morris, Roland S. (Roland Sletor), 1874-1945
Dates:
1917-1920
Size:
7 Film reels (1 hour 58 minutes, black-and-white silent; 4050 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1982.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of films collected by Roland S. Morris while he was U.S. Ambassador to Japan. Films include BEAUTIFUL JAPAN, '17-18 film made by Benjamin Brodsky of travels through Japan and copies of two Pathe newsreel stories about the Morris family in Japan, c. late teens. Collection also includes a map, article, shot logs, and translation...

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