MeijiShowa — historical images of Japan between the 1860s and 1930s all imagesphotographyillustrationsmapscalendar [ ? ] view cart (0)

80717-0005 - Honcho-dori

PURCHASE A LICENSE

Yokohama Meiji 1890s Kimbei Kusakabe
Rickshaws in front of the Yokohama German Club (established in 1863) on Honcho-dori in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, ca. 1880s. On the far right is the Yokohama post office, completed in 1889 (Meiji 22).

In the back, the clock tower of Yokohama Town Hall is visible. Designed by the American architect Richard P. Bridgens (1819-1891), it was completed in 1874 (Meiji 7).

Honcho-dori is also called Honmachi-dori in some sources. Maps of the time, however, use Honcho-dori.
Kjeld Duits Collection Buildings & StructuresCity Views
Find similar:
German Club, Honcho, Kanagawa, Kimbei Kusakabe, Yokohama, Yokohama Town Hall, architecture, buildings, cities, foreign settlements, rickshaws, streets, transportation
Share |
1 Year License Editorial Advertising Packaging
Small (Web)
1MB/72dpi
USD 45.00 USD 89.00 USD 115.00
Medium (B6)
10MB/300dpi
USD 110.00 USD 140.00 USD 160.00
Large (A4)
23MB/300dpi
USD 140.00 USD 170.00 USD 185.00
Larger sizes available. Contact Us!