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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:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
1920s-1930s?
Size:
1 Sheet (21.5x14.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7176
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map shows a bird's-eye view of the city and its surroundings--the city as a grid of streets and the environs as hills, bay, and so forth. Identified and/or illustrated are various historical and scenic points of interest, including the anchoring spot for the blackships of European nations and the spot where Perry landed. An English caption emph...

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Creators:
Hishikawa, Moronobu, approximately 1618-approximately 1694
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page (30.5 cm x 43 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7163
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Included is the print which shows actors on the stage and members of the audience. Some of the latter, as well as the characters depicted by the actors, are named. A cover sheet includes a biographical sketch of the artist.

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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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Creators:
Agate, Alfred T.
Dates:
1838-42
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS382524
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Harmer, Alexander Francis, 1856-1925
Dates:
May, 1883
Size:
1 Drawing
Collection ID:
NAA.MS363200
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Signed A. F. Harmer.

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Creators:
Whitehorse, Roland Noah, 1920-1998
Dates:
1974
Size:
11 Items (pieces )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7616
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The paintings are of grotesquely comical men. One painting folds at the edges so that it stands. It is a bust of a cadaverous man, with eagle feathers, discolored eye, diaper pen on a braid, tattoos, and other objects. There is another copy of this and two preliminary drawings. owing the front, side, and view of a pot-bellied man with garish body p...

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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:
Sweeny, Robert Ormsby, 1831-1902
Dates:
undated
Size:
20 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4520
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Wright, John Womack, 1876-1953
Weissheimer, J. Warren
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
1917
Size:
24 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2494
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes 1 letter from Captain Weissheimer to Dr Fewkes, sketch of camp and vicinity, and 50 small photos.

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