Japan

Japan (135)

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Japanese man and woman reading in a garden (ddr-densho-259-238)
img Japanese man and woman reading in a garden (ddr-densho-259-238)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "Japanese print, showing a Japanese man and a Japanese woman wearing rather tall geta (Japanese wooden clogs). Both of them seem to be reading from a piece of white paper. On their left is a small Japanese garden."
Japanese men at Diet Building in Tokyo (ddr-densho-259-313)
img Japanese men at Diet Building in Tokyo (ddr-densho-259-313)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "Japanese man and two Japanese students standing in front of a stone building. This is Saburo Miyake and his two boys, Shiro and Goro. The building is the Diet Building in Tokyo."
Wedding portrait (ddr-densho-259-518)
img Wedding portrait (ddr-densho-259-518)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "Wedding portrait, presumably, of a young couple in Japan the man is wearing a formal montsuki, as well as the formal pleated trousers--hakama--and is holding the usual folded paper fan The bride, however, isn't wearing the usual horn-of-jealousy-concealing-white headcover--called a tsuno kakushi (literally, a horn hider)...I have no idea who the couple …
Korakuen Garden in Japan (ddr-densho-259-546)
img Korakuen Garden in Japan (ddr-densho-259-546)
Photograph of Korakuen Garden in Okayama, Japan. Japanese caption: Okayama Korakuen.
Nikkei children in Japan (ddr-densho-259-270)
img Nikkei children in Japan (ddr-densho-259-270)
The Karasawa family with kites in Japan, including Rin Karasawa (center) and Jun Karasawa far right).
Family portrait in Japanese garden (ddr-densho-259-240)
img Family portrait in Japanese garden (ddr-densho-259-240)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "Japanese print showing more of the Miyake's in Japan. I recognize Aunt Fumi, Cousin Midori Miyake and Grandma Hisa Miyake."
Farmhouse in Japan (ddr-densho-259-542)
img Farmhouse in Japan (ddr-densho-259-542)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "A substantial farm house in Japan It must have been the home of a rich farmer."
Portrait of Japanese couple (ddr-densho-259-531)
img Portrait of Japanese couple (ddr-densho-259-531)
Portrait of Hisa Fujii Miyake and her husband Ichiro Miyake.
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