Nippu Jiji Photo Archives

The Nippu Jiji Photo Archives are made available at the courtesy of the Hawaii Times Photo Archives Foundation. This long-term collaborative project started with the Foundation rescuing and organizing about 25,000 published and unpublished photographs and supporting documents, once housed at Nippu Jiji and later Hawaii Times. The Japanese Diaspora Initiative aims to make the images and rich English and Japanese descriptive metadata available open access on the Hoji Shinbun Digital Collection, collection by collection over time. For search tips, click here.

Credit: Copyright holder: Hawaii Times Photo Archives Foundation; digitization: Densho; and bilingual metadata: Hoover Institution Library & Archives and National Museum of Japanese History.

If you have any additional information to be included in the descriptions, please register at Hoji Shinbun Digital Collection and contribute directly to each image on the Nippu Jiji Photo Archives platform, or contact Kay Ueda at kueda@stanford.edu.

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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Japan and Emperor of Manchuria Shake Hands at Tokyo Station
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Imperial Battleship Hyuga Enters Yokohama Port on Floating Pier 1
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Imperial Battleship Hyuga Enters Yokohama Port on Floating Pier 2
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Imperial Battleship Hyuga Enters Yokohama Port on Floating Pier 3
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Busy Emperor of Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Painting of Mt. Fuji in a Frame
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Painting of Mt. Fuji in a Frame
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Painting of Mt. Fuji in a Frame
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Emperor of Manchuria Welcome Ceremony
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Emperor of Manchuria Welcome Ceremony
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Emperor of Manchuria Welcome Ceremony
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Fifth Day in Tokyo
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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La Argentina Sets Sail From Kobe: Goodbye to the Friendly Nation's Training Battleship
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La Argentina Sets Sail From Kobe: Goodbye to the Friendly Nation's Training Battleship
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La Argentina Sets Sail From Kobe: Goodbye to the Friendly Nation's Training Battleship
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Return to Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Return to Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Return to Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Return to Manchuria
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visit to Momoyama Tomb
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visit to Momoyama Tomb
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visit to Momoyama Tomb
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Entering Kyoto for the First Time in 5 Years
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Ise Shrine
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Ise Shrine
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Ise Shrine
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Ise Shrine
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Unebi Kashiwara
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Tama Goryo
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Tama Goryo
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Emperor of Manchuria Visiting Japan: Visiting Tama Goryo