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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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Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Earth Optimism Summit website as it existed on March 27, 2018. The Earth Optimism Summit is an annual gathering of a diverse group of conservation-minded professionals and citizens to discuss and share solutions about how to preserve biodiversity, protect natural resources, and address climate change. The we...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Archives
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-261
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA). The main SIA website, crawled on June 16, 2013, includes information for researchers, staff, and the general public regarding reference, records management, and preservation. It also includes publications, resources for teachers, online exhibitio...

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Graham, David Crockett
Dates:
undated
Size:
20 Items (pieces , 15.8x9.7 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7596
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Chinese term jingyi (literally, clothing blessed by the Buddhist scripture) refers also to the paper money made for the dead. It is a rectangular piece of paper with the design of incised strings of coins in the center. It is burned so that the dead will receive holdy blessings and have money for use in the netherworld.

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Creators:
Maeda
Dates:
ca. 1930
Size:
1 Sheet (24 1/8 x 31 3/8 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7473
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes pictorial representations of various tourist attractions--mountains, rivers, waterfalls, castles, temples, hot springs, and so forth--identified with labels. The map is partially annotated with English or romanized labels apparently added by the collector.

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Japan Ueda Performing Arts Company
Dates:
1920s
Size:
1 Sheet (79 cm x 108 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7166
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Shows sketches of a variety of circus acts and includes a photomechanical portrait of Ueda, perhaps the head of the circus company.

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
ca. 1890
Size:
1 Page (24 cm x 32.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7160
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Entries include Kyoto, Nara, Kobe, Osaka, Sakai, and Tōkaidō (regions of the Eastern Ocean). Also refers to road extending from Kyoto to Tokyo and passing through provinces bordering on the Pacific Ocean.

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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:
Toyohara, Kunichika, 1835-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Sheets (ca. 7 x 9 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7344
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

No title is provided. The prints show a summer scene.

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Creators:
Toyokuni, 1777-1853
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Sheets (ca. 7 x 9 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7343
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One of the prints is duplicated and both items have been assigned the same inventory number.

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