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Creators:
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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Creators:
Inoue, Tankei, 1864-1889
Dates:
Tokyo, Japan, Matsuki Heikichi, 1884
Size:
1 Page (38 cm x 56 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7169
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The print is divided into two sections: the upper portion depicts Takasaki City (Gunma Prefecture) with its dwellings, street scenes, railroad station, and a train approaching the city; the lower portion shows a departing train at the Ueno station with decorative flag poles and viewers against the background of the Ueno park filled with cherry blos...

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Creators:
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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Creators:
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:
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Tokyo, Japan, Yamamoto Ryosuke, 1888
Size:
1 Page (38 cm x 50 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7156
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes topographical features, the port city lay-out, with emphasis on the harbour view of the battle ships in the bay and the Navy yard. Identified are those public buildings particularly associated with ship building and iron foundries. Insets include: 1) a text containing the history of Yokosuka and, especially its history after 1871 a...

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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:
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:
Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849
Dates:
between 1820 and 1824
Size:
1 Page (48 cm x 43.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7149
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Tōkaidō was the road extending from Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto and passing through the provinces bordering on the Pacific Ocean. The map is a bird's-eye view of the region. It is decorated with sketches of houses, fields, boats, and so forth.

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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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