A Geisha girl playing shamisen
Item is a photograph of a geisha wearing traditional clothing playing a shamisen. Possibly by photographer Kozaburo Tamamura
A road with houses and people walking
Item is a photograph showing buildings along a road, with people walking and rickshaws and carts parked on it. Utility poles and cherry trees appear throughout
A woman in kago and two kago carriers
Item is a photograph showing a woman in a kago (litter, palanquin) and two male kago carriers taking a rest to smoke. A woman holding a fan wearing kimono sits on a cushion in a kago.
Kusakabe Kimbei (日下部金兵衛)
A woman kneeling on a cushion
Item is a photograph of a woman wearing traditional clothing kneeling on a cushion. Reads, "WRITING A LETTER." Possibly by photographer Kozaburo Tamamura or Kimbei Kusakabe
Boat on body of water with buildings
Item is a photograph of a boat with two passengers wearing traditional clothing on a body of water. Buildings appear in the background. Reads, "PUBLIC GARDEN AT HIKONE NEAR OTSU."
Boys flying kites
Item is a photograph of several boys wearing traditional clothing flying kites. A western-style building appears in the background. Reads, "BOYS PLAYING KITES."
Item is a photograph showing a parade float surrounded by people wearing ceremonial dress drawn by two oxen in front of buildings. Possibly Tanabata Festival
Children on a porch
Item is a photograph of three children wearing traditional clothing on a porch
City street scene
Item is a photograph of a city street scene. Several people wearing traditional clothing and rickshaws appear. Notes read, "Osaka" but not indicated on plate.
Field of tall lily pads and lilies, or lotuses
Item is a photograph of a field of tall lily pads and lilies, or lotuses. Buildings, trees and mountains appear in background Possibly by photographer Kimbei Kusakabe
Item is a photograph of a funeral procession. People wearing traditional clothing, funeral bier, and buildings appear. Reads, "Funeral."
Gion festival, Kyoto
Item is a photograph showing people in a parade moving through street of Kyoto. They are pulling a wheeled shrine and are wearing ceremonial dress
Girl in garden
Item is a photograph showing a girl standing in a garden. She is wearing ceremonial dress
Item is a photograph of nine kabuki performers and several audience members.