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Creators:
Maeda
Dates:
ca. 1930
Size:
1 Sheet (24 1/8 x 31 3/8 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7473
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes pictorial representations of various tourist attractions--mountains, rivers, waterfalls, castles, temples, hot springs, and so forth--identified with labels. The map is partially annotated with English or romanized labels apparently added by the collector.

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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 and activities.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1844-1966
Size:
3.68 Cubic feet (consisting of 8 boxes, 1 folder, 3 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tours
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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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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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:
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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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:
Rouland, Donald
Dates:
citca 1940-1990
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0705
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of restaurant placemats and menus (including some from hotels, motels, and tourist venues), and baseball and miscellaneous programs.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1544-1988
Size:
1,108 Cubic feet (consisting of approximately 2,050 of boxes, approximately 336 oversize boxes, map case material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. Series 1 is organized into two sub-groups. The first is divided into 468 subject categories. The second sub-group is divided into 68 geographical categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana.

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Dates:
circa 1631-1973
Size:
78 maps
Collection ID:
EEPA.1991-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The Historic Maps of Africa collection includes 78 maps and dates from circa 1631 to 1973. Geographic content of individual maps varies from topographical information, boundaries of colonial territories, and ethnic groups, among other topics. While several depict the continent of Africa in its entirety, many focus on specific countries and geographic regions. There are a particularly large number of maps depicting the West African Coast.

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