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Creator:
Longworth, Alice Roosevelt 1884-1980 Collector  Search this
Physical description:
Album with heavily embroidered dragon cover of hand-tinted albumen prints of Nikko and Chuzenji held in page corners, 27 x 38 cm
Type:
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Photographs
Place:
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Date:
1905
Late 19th - early 20th century
1900-1910
Notes:
Alice Roosevelt visited Nikko in October of 1905 during her return trip from her tour of Asia.
Former collection of Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884-1980). Gift of Joanna Sturm, granddaughter of Alice Roosevelt Longworth, 2009.
Summary:
Photographs were purchased from the K. Hoshino Photographic Studio in Nikko. Prints are considerably faded.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, 1050 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Diplomacy  Search this
Travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2009.02 10
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
The Alice Roosevelt Longworth Collection of Photographs from the 1905 Taft Mission to Asia, 1905
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380490