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Japan -- Photographs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur B. Cutler photograph album, 1912-1913

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2279 Series 4
Scope and Contents note

Album of images of Japan, Cutler's arrival, baptisms, Japanese soldiers and dancers, Tokyo, missionaries, school children, homes, festivals and celebrations, silk factories, rice fields, Buddhist priests, etc. Box 3 contains originals of photos from box 2 (series 2-4).

Dates: 1912-1913

Arthur B. Cutler snapshots, 1913-1914

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2279 Series 3
Scope and Contents note

Contains 137 images of Japanese people (interacting with missionaries, in daily life, in cultural activities, etc.), Cutler and other missionaries, the country itself, major cities, marketplaces and landmarks, and the mission presidency.

Dates: 1913-1914

Frederick A. Caine photographs of Japanese Mormons

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231031763]
Identifier: MSS 6685
Scope and Contents Frederick A. Caine collected these five photographs during his mission to Japan for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints circa 1902-1904. Three of the photographs are other missionaries in the field, two of the photographs presumably depict members of the church in Japan. Interpretation of the Japanese characters on the photographs indicates that these are collected by (or given to) Frederick A. Caine during his time as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...
Dates: 1902-1904

William J. Fordney lantern slides and negatives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 81
Scope and Contents

Contains lantern slides and glass negatives by Fordney of landscapes and scenes from his tour of China and Japan, dating from around 1900.

Dates: approximately 1900-1919

Heber J. Grant photograph albums of Japan

Identifier: M275.2P5661901

This collection consists of two albums of photographs of Japan, circa 1901. Included in the photographs are pictures of Heber J. Grant (1856-1945), Horace S. Ensign, Louis A. Kelsch (1856-1917), and Alma O. Taylor, a nineteen-year-old missionary.

Dates: approximately 1901

William Henry Jackson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1608
Scope and Contents The collection includes multiple typescripts of two journals (1866-1867), correspondence (1924-1953), book manuscripts, news clippings (1929-1966), and mementos from Jackson's round-the-world trip for the World Transportation Commission (1894-1896). The photographs and art work, which comprise the bulk of the collection, include 1082 individual items. Of the 1082, approximately 1003 photographs and 31 pieces of art can be clearly attributed to William Henry Jackson. The photographic...
Dates: 1866-1966

Japanese photo album

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197233641627]
Identifier: MSS 8243
Scope and Contents

Materials include a photo album belonging to an unidentified Japanese family from between approximately 1939 and 1945. The photo album contains photographs of people, places, and events in Japan. There are also some Japanese documents and some newspaper articles in English about Japan during World War II.

Dates: approximately 1939-1945

Vernon W. Larsen photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7591
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs taken by Vernon W. Larsen while he served as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii from 1940 to 1941. The photographs are in a variety of sizes and are mostly of the people in the area, but some are of the other missionaries serving. Also included are photographs taken of the Brigham Young University campus in the early 1940s and pictures of Japan during the United States occupation after World War II.

Dates: approximately 1940s

Liji, Tike Gardens, Japan

 Digital Record
Identifier: MSS_1608_p66_b4_f7_522a

Dale L. Olsen photographs of post World War II

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8035
Scope and Contents

Includes 258 photographs taken in Japan and the Philippines after World War II. The people and the landscape are the primary focus of the photographs.

Dates: 1944-1946