Louis Ferdinand and Kira Kirillovna watching judo

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Dennis M. Ogawa Nippu Jiji Photograph Collection
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Nippu Jiji Photograph Archive, "Gaijin" Collection

Caption on reverse [translation]: "Kaiser's Grandson and his Wife Observe Jujutsu. (Tokyo) August 8, 1938. The Kaiser's grandson and his wife have spent their days since coming to Japan in a dazzled state as they've gone sightseeing and been welcomed everywhere. One example was their visit to the Kodokan at 2 p.m. on the 8th, where they observed jujutsu, the flower of Japanese bushido. They visited the [illegible] at 3 p.m., where they observed judo and kendo. Photograph: the couple observing judo at the Kodokan."

August 8, 1938


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