Japan, page 1

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Views are by Underwood unless mentioned otherwise. Most grey mount Underwood views and all the Keystone views have full descriptive text on the back.

Any marks in the corners are alignment tabs on the scanner. Many are high-gloss silver gelatin prints and do not scan well. In general these are extremely sharp with excellent contrast.
 


American Stereoscopic Company. 'A part of Japan's ever-victorious Army on parade ground, Japan'.
Condition 8.
Order #1281.
Price $15.
 
 

H.C. White. 'Drilling Ground and Barracks, Tokio'.
Condition 10.
Order #1282.
Price $15.
 


Imperial Series (I think this is H.C. White). 'Japanese infantry at the Emperor's Birthday Review, Tokio'. Descriptive text.
Condition. The exaggerated curve has produced numerous tiny ripples that are not visible when viewing. Otherwise 9.
Order #1283.
Price $18.
 


'Soldiers whose heroism has made Japan's army famous - before entrainment for Manchuria. Tokyo'.
Condition 7.
Order #1284.
Price $15.
 


'Drilling the men who are winning famous victories in Manchuria. Aoyama drill grounds, Tokyo'.
Condition 5/6.
Order #1285.
Price $8.
 


H.C. White. 'The Lotus Pond in Shiha Park, dedicated to Benten, Goddess of Luck, Tokio'. Descriptive text.
Condition 9.
Order #1286.
Price $12.
 


H.C. White. 'General view of Nikko - looking north, Japan'.
Condition 10.
Order #1287.
Price $12.
 


'Marvellously elaborate sculptures of gate at a Buddhist Temple, Nikko, Japan'.
Condition 8/9.
Order #1288.
Price $12.
 
 
 


H.C. White. 'The residence of a wealthy Japanese gentleman, Nikko'.
Condition 10.
Order #1289.
Price $15.
 


H.C. White. 'The bamboo bridge over the Daiyea at Nikko'.
Condition 10.
Order #1290.
Price $12.
 


'Two miles above the clouds - from Fujiyama N.E. over Lake Yamanaka, 10 miles away'. Another delicately hand-tinted view.
Condition 9/10.
Order #1291.
Price $18.
 


'Wisteria blossoms in swaying garlands, the price of Kameido Park, Tokyo'. Another fine hand-tinted view.
Condition 9/10.
Order #1292.
Price $18.
 


'South front of home of Count Okuma, one of the most prominent and wealthy of Japan's aristocracy, Tokyo'.
Condition 9/10.
Order #1293.
Price $12.
 


'Dwarf pines and maples in Count Okuma's greenhouse, Tokyo'.
Condition 9/10.
Order #1294.
Price $12.
 


'Asakusa Street, Tokyo'.
Condition. Slight bubble on left image.
Order #1295.
Price $12.
 


'Burden bearers in Japan. A street scene in Tokyo'. Descriptive text.
Condition 9.
Order #1296.
Price $12.
 


Universal Photo Art Co., Philadelphia. 'By the lotus pond, Shiba Park, Tokio'.
Condition 9.
Order #1297.
Price $12.
 
 


'Looking north from top of semi-circular bridge to main gateway to Shinto Temple, Kameido, Tokyo'.
Condition 9.
Order #1298.
Price $12.
 
 


Keystone. 'The warlike spirit in the youthful Jap. Schoolboys in Ueno Park, Tokyo'.
Condition 10.
Order #1299.
Price $12.
 


'Ueno Park, the Children's Paradise of Tokyo'.
Condition 8.
Order #1300.
Price $12.
 


'Watching a free show on Theatre Street, looking north to Asakusa Tower, Tokyo'.
Condition. Mount slightly split in center, not affecting images.
Order #3601.
Price $8.
 


'Charming Geishas at dinner. The correct serving of a Japanese meal - Tokyo'.
Condition 8.
Order #3602.
Price $10.
 


'Wayfarers resting under the pines at Suzukawa - west along the old post road from Tokyo to Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3603.
Price $12.
 


'A family picnic under the cherry blossoms, Omuro Gosho (E.), Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3604.
Price $15.
 


'Entrance to Shinto Temple, Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3605.
Price $12.
 


Keystone. 'Main front of the largest Buddhist temple in Japan (north), Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3606.
Price $15.
 


Keystone. 'The Great Hall of Chion-in Temple, 300 years old, Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3607.
Price $15.
 


'A gay Shinto procession carrying sacred objects - east over bridge to Imperial Museum, Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3608.
Price $15.
 


'O-hayo !  ("Good-morning") - greetings in Kinkakuji garden, Kyoto'.
Condition 8 (slight fault on left image and slight creasing of edge of mount).
Order #3609.
Price $12.
 


'Where faithful Buddhists lie at rest (N.), cemetary at Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3610.
Price $15.
 


'South over gardens from home of Mr Namikawa, Kyoto'.
Condition 9/10.
Order #3611.
Price $15.
 


'Women pilgrims (making a tour of famous shrines) on steps of Omuro Gosho monastery (east), Kyoto'. No descriptive text.
Condition 9.
Order #3612.
Price $12.
 


'"Under the bamboo trees", looking S.W. through the famous  avenue near Kiyomizu, Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3613.
Price $15.
 


'A vista in a bamboo grove, Kyoto'.
Condition 8.
Order #3614.
Price $12.
 


'An arboreal wonder - a single pine trained into shape of a boat, Kyoto'.
Condition. Mount slightly creased in center, not affecting images.
Order #3615.
Price $8.
 


'Exciting experience of men on a log-raft, shooting the Hozu Rapids, Kyoto'.
Condition 7.
Order #3616.
Price $8.
 


'Choose a rod from the jar at left and have your fortune told: Inari temple, Kyoto'.
Condition 9/10.
Order #3617.
Price $18.
 


'Pretty factory girls decorating cheap pottery for the foreign markets, Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3618.
Price $18.
 


'Picking the famous Uji Tea, near Kyoto'.
Condition 9.
Order #3619.
Price $12.
 


'Girls picking tea on famous plantation at Uji'.
Condition 9/10.
Order #3620.
Price $12.
 


'Girls picking tea on famous plantation at Uji'.
Condition 9.
Order #3621.
Price $12.
 


Keystone. 'Gathering tea in one of the famous tea plantations  in the Province of Uji, near Kioto'.
Condition 10.
Order #3622.
Price $12.
 


H.C. White. 'Japanese girls fishing, Miyanoshita'.
Condition 10.
Order #3623.
Price $12.
 


H.C. White. 'On the shore of the lovely Sagami bay, near Enoshima'.
Condition 10.
Order #3624.
Price $12.
 


H.C. White. 'Japanese theatre in Yokohama'.
Condition 10.
Order #3625.
Price $15.
 


H.C. White. 'Japanese singing girls playing their favourite instrument, Yokohama'.
Condition 10.
Order #3626.
Price $15.
 


'Farmers with bamboo rakes spreading millet on mats to dry for winter, near Yokohama'.
Condition 9.
Order #3627.
Price $12.
 


'Peasants cutting millet, view E. across field to farmhouses near Yokohama'.
Condition 9.
Order #3628.
Price $12.
 
 


'Schoolhouse and grounds with vine-covered shelter and little folks playing (looking SE), Yokohama'.
Condition 9.
Order #3629.
Price $12.
 


'Schoolhouse and grounds with vine-covered shelter and little folks playing (looking SE), Yokohama'.
Condition 8.
Order #3630.
Price $12.
 


'Picturesque shops and crowds on Batsumati Street in the native quarter - looking SW - Yokohama'. Descriptive text.
Condition 8.
Order #3631.
Price $12.
 


'East over Mississippi Bay, where Perry came (1854), near Yokohama'.
Condition 9.
Order #3632.
Price $12.
 


'Isezakicho, the Bowery of Yokohama'.
Condition. Mount slightly split thru center, not affecting images.
Order #3633.
Price $10.
 


'Japanese riding to Daijingu Temple, to Shinto festival for worship of Sun Goddess (W.),  Yokohama'. Descriptive text.
Condition 9.
Order #3634.
Price $12.
 


H.C. White. 'Drawing water in the courtyard of a Japanese dwelling. Yokohama'.  Descriptive text.
Condition 10.
Order #3635.
Price $12.
 
 


'Fishing boats coming home. W. across Tamagawa, near Yokohama'. Fine hand-tinting.
Condition 9/10.
Order #3636.
Price $18.
 


H.C. White. 'Japanese ladies at lunch in the tea house at Dogashima'.
Condition 10.
Order #3637.
Price $15.
 


H.C. White. 'Kawauchi-Furuschi, typical Japanese village'.
Condition 10.
Order #3638.
Price $12.
 


'A ride in the old park at Nara - pretty Japanese maidens in rickshaws, Japan'.
Condition 8/9.
Order #3639.
Price $12.
 


'Ancient stone stair-way up the hill, north, to the tomb of Shogun Ieyasu, Nikko'.
Condition 8 (slightly light).
Order #3640.
Price $12.
 


'"The groves were God's first temples" - avenue of noble cryptomerias at Nikko, Japan'.
Condition 9.
Order #3641.
Price $12.
 


'Japanese lady in a Yama-kago (mountain chair), crossing Daiya River,  Nikko'.
Condition 9.
Order #3642.
Price $15.
 
 


'Splashing waters of the cascade (N.W.), in garden at Yumoto (Hakone), Japan'. Descriptive text.
Condition 9.
Order #3643.
Price $15.
 


'Fujiyama, the great sacred mountain of Japan'. Mountain seems to have faded into the distance but interesting view nevertheless.
Condition. Slight damage to left corner of mount and slight scratch in sky area of right image.
Order #3644.
Price $8.
 
 


'Pilgrims, at the end of their weary ascent, in worship encircling the crater of sacred Fujiyama,'. Descriptive text.
Condition 9.
Order #3645.
Price $12.
 


'Peering from the lava-encrusted rim down into sacred Fujiyama's vast mysterious crater'. Descriptive text.
Condition 8.
Order #3646.
Price $12.
 


Keystone. 'Two miles above the clouds - from Fujiyama N.E. over Lake Yamanaka, 10 miles away'. Descriptive text.
Condition 8 (light surface marks).
Order #3647.
Price $12.
 


Keystone. 'Snow-capped Fuji, the superb (12,365 ft), mirrored in Lake Shorji - looking S.E.'. Descriptive text.
Condition. Some long surface scratches, one slightly visible when viewing.
Order #3648.
Price $10.
 
 
 

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