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Home life in Japan.

Image ID: 832938

Home life in Japan.

Image Details

Image Title

:  Home life in Japan.

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 19.2 x 26 cm.

Notes

: Title taken from verso. Written on verso: "B.M. Harcourt" "The girls of the [illegible word] classes are taught to play on musical instruments. The long instrument on the floor is called a koto, a kind of harp. The long handled instrument is called samisen, or native 3 stringed guitar, and is the most popular of Japanese musical intruments."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Music -- regional -- Japanese

Source Description

: 1 folder (23 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC MUSIC-Reg-Jap

Digital ID

: 832938

Record ID

: 1061908

Digital Item Published

: 6-12-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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