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View of Hakodate Bay from Hakodate Mountain

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Shiuko Sakai Collection

Sepia-toned photographic print of Hakodate Bay with ships in bay, town in foreground, taken from Hakodate Mountain. Inscribed on back: "SEPT 48/TOWN OF HAKODATE + BAY/BERONA 2" [In Japanese].

c. September 1948


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Courtesy of Shiuko Sakai Collection, Oregon Nikkei Endowment