Post-World War II

Japan (135)
Post-World War II (1523)

1523 items
Scenic View (ddr-one-2-424)
img Scenic View (ddr-one-2-424)
Color photographic print of a tree in foreground and sea in background on return from Atami Hotel. Atami is a resort for R&R south of Yokohama and was commandeered by US military during the occupation. Stamped on the back: "KODACOLOR PRINT/MADE BY/CASTMAN KODAK COMPANY/T. M. RSHOS. U S. PAT OFF./MAY 22 1947."
Children in Kyoto (ddr-one-2-429)
img Children in Kyoto (ddr-one-2-429)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified children gathering to view foreign military personnel who are standing with their backs to photographer looking at the crowd of children. Inscribed on the back: "Kyoto '47."
Imperial Hotel (ddr-one-2-342)
img Imperial Hotel (ddr-one-2-342)
Black and white photographic print of Imperial Hotel pond. Inscribed on the back: "47/Imperial Hotel."
Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-233)
img Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-233)
Black and white photographic print of a street scene with two automobiles in front of a building under construction.
Visit to Chicago (ddr-one-2-699)
img Visit to Chicago (ddr-one-2-699)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Bob Kubo, Heidi Kubo in front, Heidi Okihara in back, and Paul Hiramura walking down street toward photographer in Chicago.
Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-306)
img Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-306)
Black and white photographic print of bicycle with unidentified individuals in background. Inscribed on back: "Dec 46."
Toho Movie Studio (ddr-one-2-357)
img Toho Movie Studio (ddr-one-2-357)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Shiuko Sakai, unidentified film “starlet”, and Heidi Okihara at Toho movie studio. Inscribed on the back: "2-9-47."
Ski Trip to Mt. Miyoko (ddr-one-2-115)
img Ski Trip to Mt. Miyoko (ddr-one-2-115)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai's (the donor's) friends walking down a snowy path to the train station for their return trip to Tokyo. Inscribed on the back: "18 Jan 53/NIIGATA KEN, MIYOKO."
Visit to Matsushima Island (ddr-one-2-531)
img Visit to Matsushima Island (ddr-one-2-531)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Yo Tajiri, Peggy Pedlow (center front) and Mr. Chang (a Chinese correspondent), seated on a boat to or from Matsushima with two open umbrellas. Inscribed on the back: "3 Aug 47/Matsushima."
Park Hotel (ddr-one-2-178)
img Park Hotel (ddr-one-2-178)
Black and white photographic print of a decorated Christmas tree and bed at the Park Hotel in the room that Shiuko Sakai and Tami Okamura shared with one other woman.
Visit to Miyajima Island (ddr-one-2-614)
img Visit to Miyajima Island (ddr-one-2-614)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Heidi Okihara in a dark coat and Shiuko Sakai in a light-colored coat standing outside in Miyajima.
Kyoto Dancer (ddr-one-2-11)
img Kyoto Dancer (ddr-one-2-11)
Black and white photographic print of a dancer in Kyoto. Inscribed on back: "1948".
Roosevelt Recreation Center (ddr-one-2-676)
img Roosevelt Recreation Center (ddr-one-2-676)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai standing at Roosevelt Recreation Center in Tokyo with trees in background. Inscribed on the back:"SEPT 49/ROOSEVELT RECREATION CENTER."
May and Tami Outside Kyoto Hotel (ddr-one-2-188)
img May and Tami Outside Kyoto Hotel (ddr-one-2-188)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) May Ideta and Tami Okamura wearing dark coat and standing in front of the Kyoto Hotel.
Gravel Walkway (ddr-one-2-46)
img Gravel Walkway (ddr-one-2-46)
Black and white photographic print of a path with trees on the right, and an unidentified woman with an umbrella and unidentified group of people in distant background.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-708)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-708)
Black and white photographic negative of Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani and Lady Yoshiko Ohtani disembarking from a train upon their arrival in Portland. Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani was the leader of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwaniji-ha Buddhist sect, and was visiting Portland for the first time since the end of World War II with his wife Lady Yoshiko Ohtani.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-707)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-707)
Black and white photographic negative of Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani sitting in an armchair reading a newspaper. Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani was the leader of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwaniji-ha Buddhist sect, and was visiting Portland for the first time since the end of World War II with his wife Lady Yoshiko Ohtani.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-711)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-711)
Black and what photographic negative of Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani and Lady Yoshiko Ohtani sitting in leather chairs at the train station. Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani was the leader of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwaniji-ha Buddhist sect, and was visiting Portland for the first time since the end of World War II with his wife Lady Yoshiko Ohtani.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-709)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-709)
Black and white photographic negative of an unidentified Japanese man sitting on a chair next to a vase.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-714)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-714)
Black and white photographic negative of a woman bowing to Gomonshu Kosho Ohtani and Lady Yoshiko Ohtani inside the train station. Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani was the leader of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwaniji-ha Buddhist sect, and was visiting Portland for the first time since the end of World War II with his wife Lady Yoshiko Ohtani.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-713)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-713)
Black and white photographic negative of two unidentified men sitting in chairs against a white wall.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-710)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-710)
Black and white photographic negative of Lady Yoshiko Ohtani sitting on a couch. Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani was the leader of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwaniji-ha Buddhist sect, and was visiting Portland for the first time since the end of World War II with his wife Lady Yoshiko Ohtani.
Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-712)
img Gomonshu and Lady Ohtani's Visit to Portland (ddr-one-1-712)
Black and white photographic negative of Lady Yoshiko Ohtani walking away from a parked car. Her husband, Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani stands behind her exiting the car. Gomonshu Koshi Ohtani was the leader of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwaniji-ha Buddhist sect, and was visiting Portland for the first time since the end of World War II with his …
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