Japan -- Description and travel
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Content The Iwao Ishino papers contain both personal and professional materials. There is also a small of amount of material relating to Mary Kobayashi Ishino.Personal materials include photographs of his family as well as school and U.S. Army entrance documents. Professional materials include memos, notes, correspondence, reports and publications relating to his career. The collection files are arranged in roughly chronological order. Ishino had originally organized them...
Dates: 1933 - 2010
Scope and Contents The Jean Herring Loomis Frame collection consists of photographs from a trip she took to Japan and Asia circa 1919-1922. The photos of Japan are primarily of Nikko with a few of Kyoto. Some of the photographs are identified and include Miyajima Gate, Yomeimon Great Gate, Ieyasu Temple, Shinobadzu Pond at Uyeno, Bronze Gate and Tomb of Ieyasu, Karmon Gate, Yasaka Pagoda at Kyoto, Daibatsu at Kamakura, Karamon Ieyasu Temple, Mount Fuji, Kiyomidzu Temple in Kyoto, and Nagoya Castle. Other...
Dates: circa 1919-1922
Scope and Contents The papers of Robert Frantz are travel narratives from trips he and his wife Sarah took in 1953 and 1956. The narratives describe the countries they visited, what they saw and did, how they traveled, whom they met, and his thoughts. The "Mediterranean Journey 1953" describes the Frantz's travels to Spain, France, Italy, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Cyprus, and Greece. During their "World Journey 1956," they visited Hawaii, Japan, China, Thailand, Cambodia, India, Pakistan, Iraq, Lebanon, Turkey,...
Dates: 1953, 1956
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal correspondence, notes, reports, and financial records. The majority of these relate to Mortimer Waldo's activities in Russia and Finland from 1916 to 1918.Letters to family and friends written from 1916 to 1917 describe life in Siberia and comment on the political situation in the United States and the entry of the U.S. into the First World War. Later letters (1918) concentrate on the Finnish Civil War. Those dating from after 1919 primarily...
Dates: 1904 - 1991