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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 p...

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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...

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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:
Kodama Eisei
Ōkura Sembei
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (49.5 x 72 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7373
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Maps shows a full view of the Bay of Hakodate with various types of watercraft. Multicolor codes identify streets, schools, hospital, temples, and other public buildings. Included are foreign settlement areas, foreigners' cemetery, and scenic places. Additional identifications are given with notes in anonymous hand. List of street names in six grou...

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Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Dates:
Yokohama, Japan, Tsujiokaya Bunsuke, 1860
Size:
1 Page (70 cm x 74 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7159
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document presents a bird's-eye view of the waterfront district of Yokohama and includes buildings, foreign ships and other craft in the harbor, and street scenes. Some streets and Benten shrine are identified in English labels attached to the mount.

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ANONYMOUS
Dates:
1849
Tokyo, Japan, Fujiya Kichizō, 1849
Size:
1 Page (96.5 cm x 71.3 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7146
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is a street map oriented to the west. It has a few illustrations to show ships in Edo Bay and some buildings. A large hollyhock family crest identifies Edo Castle, the seat of the Tokugawa shogunate government. The locations of residences of lords of the fiefs are identified with their family crests. Included is a chart that shows dist...

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Creators:
Krantz, Victor
Dates:
1951-1953
Size:
364 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made during Victor Krantz's service with the United States Air Force in Japan. They include images of hotels, shrines, and other buildings; street and market scenes; dancers at Obon festival; people engaged in art, crafts, agriculture, games, and household activities; market scenes; and boats.

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
Nagasaki, Japan, Toshimaya, 1778
Size:
1 Page (64 cm x 91 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7157
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is a street map that shows Nagasaki, nearby topological features, and foreign ships in the harbor. Also shown is Deshima and the Chinese settlement. The map is oriented to the northwest. Included is a table that shows distances by land and sea to various places in Japan from Nagasaki.

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Creators:
Kōto shorin
Take no hara Yoshibei
Dates:
1864
Size:
1 Sheet (60x90 cm with added piece, 12x39 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7180
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes historical and geographical features of Kyoto, including an inset that lists distances from Nijō Obashk (bridge) to various points of interest. Identified with colors are temples, shirines, palaces, castle remains, streets, shopes, and so forth.

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
1790
Size:
1 Sheet (64x54 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7179
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map is a view of buildings, street scenes, and hot springs. It identifies names of hot springs and includes notes on their efficacies for certain or all known ailments. It also identifies temples and other points of interest. An inset lists place names and distances from Katsatus. Affixed is a clipping of a picture showing women at an open air ...

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