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    Early Twentieth Century Japanese Posters (1915-1935)

    A collection of original Japanese posters from the period of Imperial Japan covering the Taishō through early Shōwa era is held by the East Asian Library of the USC Libraries. This collection of forty-six posters comprises five categories— steamship travel posters, railway travel posters, the Ministry of Communications’ posters, commercial advertising posters, and expo posters. Find additional information in our libguide at: http://libguides.usc.edu/content.php?pid=38436&sid=3843059.


    Early Twentieth Century Japanese Posters (1915-1935)

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    Tōyō Rinsen Kōshi = Toyo Kisen Kaisha [Children on board] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Toyo Kisen Kaisha = Oriental Steam-Ship Company [Woman with a fan] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Nan'yō Yūsen Kabushiki Kaisha = Nanyo Yusen Kaisha = South Sea Mail S. S. Co., Ltd. [Bird] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Nippon Yusen Kaisha = Japan Mail Steamship Co. [Steamship] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Ōsaka Shōsen Kabushiki Kaisha [Goddess on horseback] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Nippon Yusen Kaisha = Japan Mail Steamship Co. [Three ukiyo-e women] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Osaka Shosen Kaisha = Osaka Mercantile Steamship Co., Ltd. [Woman in red kimono] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Asia via Honolulu from San Francisco to the Orient: 5 great sister ships [Woman with an umbrella] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Pacific Mail: Pacific Mail Steamship Company: under American flag [American flag] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Tetsudōin Un'yukyoku [Crane] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    South Manchuria Railway Co. [Map of South Manchuria and Korea] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Chōsen Tetsudō senrozu = Chosen Railways [Map of Korea] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Minami Manshū Tetsudō Kabushiki Kaisha = South Manchuria Railway [Two boys] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Kokuyū Tetsudō [Mt. Fuji] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Minami Manshū Tetsudō Kabushiki Kaisha = South Manchuria Railway Co. [Rainbows] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Santō Tetsudō [Cranes] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    South Manchuria Railway: most important link between the far East and Europe [Temple] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Japan Tourist Bureau [Five-story pagoda] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Man-Sen e! Shina e!: Man-Sen Shina no kenkyū wa shūbi no kyū, ikken wa hyakubun ni masaru [Pagoda] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Kan'i hoken: issunsaki wa yami [Candle] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Sekai wa heiwa, warera wa chokin [Laborer] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Kan'i hoken: watashi ni fune, jinsei ni hoken [Riverboats] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Dai Nippon Seitō Kōshi [Woman in kimono with roses] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Puraton mannenhitshu: Puraton inki [Woman with an ink bottle] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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    Dai Nippon Seitō Kabushiki Kaisha [Woman in black kimono] :: Rare Books and Manuscripts Collection

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