6 results found for: subject:"Rickshaws--Japan"

Gallery view

1880

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Exterior of unidentified building in Japan

Japan - Two men, a woman, and a rickshaw in front of an unidentified building in Japan.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1875

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Brick street in Ginza, Tokyo

Edo (Japan) - View of a brick street the Ginza district of Ch?? in Tokyo, Japan. Several people and rickshaws are in the foreground.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1879 May 28

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Letter from Benjamin Smith Lyman, Yedo, Japan to Jo

Tokyo (Japan) - Lyman advises Jo on selling his house, then describes the general education and business practices of Japan's rulers, and notes an exceptional lack of security measures taken to safeguard property and belongings in Japan. He discusses the complexity of naming conventions and adoptions, gives a detailed description of the structure and adaptability of his Jinrikisha, and addre... more

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1879

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Women in jinrikisha

Japan - Two women in a jinrikisha being moved by three men. Hand-colored photograph; note on back of mount in Lyman's hand: "2 young women (probably singing girls, geisha) in a jinrikisha. Cherry trees in bloom in the background."

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1879

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Geishas in jinriksha

Japan - Two geishas riding in a jinrikisha pulled by one man. Hand-colored photograph; note on back of mount in Lyman's handwriting: "2 geisha in a jinrikisha."

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1879

Benjamin Smith Lyman and associates

Japan - Benjamin Smith Lyman seated on porch with cat and formally dressed man and woman. Seven other unknown individuals outside home, including a man with his rickshaw.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers