Query: Japan
Elizabeth Ridout Collection
Creators:
Ridout, Elizabeth
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Album (Accordion album with 24 albumen prints; 24 postcards)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2010.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Items presented to the Archives by collector Elizabeth Candida Ridout (1938-2015). Includes a small Japanese accordion album with brocade covers and 24 hand-tinted albumen photographs, ca. 1880s. One side of the album shows studio constructs and portraits of Japanese women, either alone or in groups posed in daily activities; the other side shows …

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MS 7472 Map of Japan
Creators:
Foreign Affairs Association of Japan
Dates:
1937
Size:
1 Sheet (33 1/2 x 21 1/4 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7472
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Insets include Korea and Manchuria, Sakhalin, Hokkaido and Kurile Islands, South Seas Mandated Islands; Tokyo, Yokohama and environs; Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe and their environs; and the Seven Islands of Izu (Isu Sichito). Included are railways, airways, steamer lines, submarine cables, light houses, wireless stations, hotsprings, and fortified zones.

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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan
Creators:
Rosin, Henry D., Dr.
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Ueno, Hikoma, 1838-1904
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825
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Dates:
1860 - ca. 1900
Size:
616 Items (approximate count)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.35
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Assembled by collectors Dr. Henry D. Rosin and Nancy Rosin to document nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century photography of Japan. Includes albumen prints, portions handcolored, some signed and numbered in the negative. Taken by photographers Felice Beato (b. ca. 1825), Baron Raimon von Stillfried (1938-1911), Kusakabe Kimbei (active 1880s), Ueno Hikoma (1838-1904), Ogawa Kazumasa (1860-1929) and …

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in FSA.A1999.35 for Japan
General & Mrs. Charles V. Bromley album of Photographs of Japan
Creators:
Bromley, General Charles V.
Tamamura, Kozaburo, 1856-19??
Dates:
circa 1890
Size:
46 Albumen prints
Collection ID:
FSA.A2016.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One accordion album (19.5x x 15.5 x 3.5 cm.) of 46 hand tinted albumen prints of scenes and studio constructs of Japan. Covers are red lacquer with gold and silver decoration and ivory inlays. One inlay is lost and the covers are separated from the album. Prints are held loosely to the pages by …

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in FSA.A2016.01 for Japan
MS 7475 Fuji (Huzi) Hakone National Park, Japan
Dates:
ca. 1930
Size:
1 Sheet (53.5 x 37.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7475
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A tourist map guide to the Mt. Fuji and Hakone National Park (Shizuoka Prefecture) area. Identifies various points of interest, including hotels and inns, in both Japanese and English. The map includes coded conveyance routes by railway, motor road, footpath, tramway, and highway. The map is illustrated to show places …

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Mrs. Harry C. Norcross Collection of Early Photographs of Japan, circa 1890's
Creators:
Norcross, Henry C.
Norcross, Henry C., Mrs.
Ogawa, Kazumasa, 1860-1930
Tamamura, Kozaburo, 1856-19??
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Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Albumen prints (color, 27.9 x 19.2 cm or smaller)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2003.13
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Unmounted and hand-colored albumen prints created by unidentified commercial studios for the export market, portraying the people, sites and daily life of Japan during the Meiji period. Photographers identified: Tamamura Kozaburo and Ogawa Kazumasa. Images include: Women looking at a sign ; Women enjoying tea on a balcony ; Geikos on a …

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Roland S. Morris films of Japan
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 …

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in HSFA.1982.03 for Japan
Roger Pineau Papers
Dates:
1966-1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-010
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Roger Pineau was the Managing Editor of the Smithsonian Institution (SI) Press and an officer (retired) of the U.S. Navy. The Pineau Papers contain documentation on his curatorship of the Smithsonian exhibition "The Japan Expedition of Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry, 1852-1854," held at the National Museum of Natural History in November-December …

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MS 7454 A pictorial tourist map of Kanagawa Prefecture
Creators:
Yoshida, Hatsusaburō, 1884-1955
Dates:
1932
Size:
1 Sheet (17.5x77.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7454
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A pictorial map showing views along the Pacific Ocean coast, including Tokyo Bay and Izu Peninsula. Many places are identified in Japanese, and some are identified in English. English annotations have been added.

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian's America/Japan Project
Dates:
circa 1991-1994
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-146
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the creation of The Smithsonian's America: An Exhibition on American History and Culture for the American Festival Japan 1994. Materials include correspondence with sponsors such as the Media International Corporation and the Japan Broadcasting Corporation, also known as NHK; staff memoranda; exhibition scripts; meeting …

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