Item a033283 - Nagara Gawa Railway Bridge

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Nagara Gawa Railway Bridge

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Photograph likely taken by Kin Miyashita

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  • Source of title proper: Title from "The Great Earthquake of Japan, 1891" by John Milne and W.K. Burton

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  • [1891] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w lantern slide ; 8 x 10 cm

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Item a copy of Plate XXII in "The Great Earthquake of Japan, 1891" by John Milne and W.K. Burton. The image shows Nagara Railway Bridge, twisted and broken after 1891 earthquake. A man stands in the middle of the track.

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March 24, 2015-Description written by Steve Weisman
Updated March 2021 by Katie Ferrante

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  • Box: James Davidson collection