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140303-0013 - Asakusa, Tokyo


Tokyo Meiji 1890s Unknown

View of Asakusa from Ryounkaku (凌雲閣). Ryounkaku, Japan’s very first skyscraper, was better known as Asakusa Junikai (浅草十二階), or Asakusa Twelve Stories.

From a series of glass slides published (but not photographed) by Scottish photographer George Washington Wilson (1823–1893). Wilson’s firm was one of the largest publishers of photographic prints in the world.

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