Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Photos of "Last Samurai"-era Japan

The Nagasaki University library has an online database of Japan's late Meiji period (Bakumatsu, from the mid-1800s to 1868).

Photo of women picking tea (top) and a fire company (bottom) (dates unknown).

—Mellow Monk

Go to the Mellow Monk tea page
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