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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:
Tokyo Municipal Office (Japanese)
Dates:
1934
Size:
1 Page (64 cm x 91 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7158
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is a street map that is illustrated to show public buildings, palaces, shrines, churches, important commercial buildings, hospitals, and so forth. An inset shows greater Tokyo. Also indicated are public transportation systems.

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page (33 cm x 45 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7164
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Sakura Dōshi Kuni Masashi
Fukuda Kumajirō
Fillette, T. G. Lieutenant
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (37 x 72 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7433
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Shows the arena with spectators on tiers of seats and various acts and feats in the ring. A narrative caption text in Japanese accounts the success of the Charine circus troop's Japanese debut in 1886and its continuing popularity.

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Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
1 Item (59 cm. x 25.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7322
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A print of this type is used in Chinese homes as a talisman. It shows Pangu, the mythological creator of the universe. In this image, he holds in his hands the sun (with yang symbol in ideograph) and the moon (with yin symbol in ideograph), for he created the universe by transforming yin and yang. An ax on a tree stump is an instrument believed to ...

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Dates:
circa 1800
Size:
1 Sheet (38.5 x 102.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7323
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Map shows topographical features and various temple structures and monastaries, including the Buddha figures carved on mountain cliffs. There is also a handwritten poem in Chinese ideographs, perhaps by a Buddhist devotee, signed Issen dōnin and dated Hōreki kino-to-u (the year of the hare during the Hōreki period [1757-1763]).

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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:
Asano Bunki
Watanabe Torazō
Seikōdō
Dates:
1882
Size:
1 Sheet (69x37 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7195
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Included are topographic features, the harbor view with various watercraft in the bay, and the port city layout with identification marks for temples, shrines, street names, public buildings, and other points of interest.

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Creators:
Utagawa, Sadahide, 1807-1873
Iseya Shōnosuke, of Shōgyokudō, Yokohama
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (36 x 146.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7279
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Okamoto Yatsuhiro
Okamoto Jūgorō, Kyoto
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (45x66.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7453
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A pictorial map. Tsukigase (local variant is Tsukise) is a famous scenic region in Nara Prefecture. The map includes coded identifications for celebrated scenic and historical points of interest and excerpts from those literary works containing poetic references to the region. Also included are heights of the mountains, distances between the most v...

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