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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:
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Dates:
Tokyo, Japan, Maruyama Tokuzō of Hōzendō, Edo, 1860
Size:
1 Page (120 cm x 68.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7150
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map is a bird's eye view of Yokohama and Yokohama harbor. Included are drawings of foreign ships in the harbor, shrines, temples, foreigners's districts, and topographical features.

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Creators:
Utagawa, Kuniteru, 1830?-1874
Dates:
1868
Size:
1 Page (70 cm x 49 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7148
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes thoroughfares and waterways. Noteworthy districts, temples and shrines, and other points of interest are identified in red rectangles.

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Keizan, fl 1780sJapanese (Keizan Chikyō)
Dates:
1849
Size:
1 Page (71.5 cm x 35 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7147
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is a street map oriented to the west. It is colored to identify the sea, temples and shrines, fields, and the houses of daimyo. The latter are also identified by family crests.

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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:
Hōdō Takashima, Japanese
Tsuyao Segawa, Japanese
Dates:
1859
Size:
1 Page (51 cm x 53 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7155
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is an illustrated road map. It shows a "black ship" in the harbor and other types of watercraft. Colors indicate dwellings, fields, shrines, temples, and adjacent villages. An English label includes a brief note about Yokohama.

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Creators:
Hayashi, Yoshinaga
Dates:
1681
Size:
1 Sheet (68x42 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7194
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map shows the buildings, streets, and features of the nearby countryside. Many of the places are labeled.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Items (25.2 x 19.6 cm 25.3 x 19.5 cm 29 x 38 cm sheets)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7349
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Included are side and full view bust portraits executed in accordance with a standard type of Daruma--"three-quarter view of the head and shoulders with the furrowed brow, the eyeballs rolled in one direction, the mouth turned downward to emphasize the vigor of concentration." Inscriptions on catalog number 414,616 read perserverance, selfsurrender...

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Totoya, Hokkei, 1780-1850
Dates:
before 1850
Takashima Chūhei
Izumiya Shiei
Ki[?]mura Hanzō
Size:
1 Page (45 cm x 62.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7161
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A bird's-eye view of the temple grounds with numerous Buddhist religious structures and streets and dwellings in the surrounding areas, including the Sumida River view with bridges and water raft. On the same mount is a small photograph of the "Modern Sumida River," which shows the river and part of an iron bridge.

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Matsukawa Hanzan, Japanese, fl. 1850-82
Dates:
Nara, Japan, Hirai Sahiro, 1876
Size:
1 Page (47.6 cm x 61.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7167
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document presents a bird's-eye view of Mt. Yoshino in spring, with the cherry blossoms in full bloom. Historical temples and shrines are labled in red squares. Also includes an explantory text for various points of interest, entitled "Yoshino sōsō ryakki" (Brief historical sketch of Yoshino). It has excerpts from both historical and geographica...

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