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Dorothea Lange’s Censored Photographs of FDR’s Japanese Concentration Camps - May 1942 — Centerville, California. This youngster is awaiting evacuation bus. Evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed in War Relocation Authority centers for the duration.

This youngster is awaiting evacuation bus, 9 May 1942

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Rape of Nanking. "Rape of Nanking" redirects here. For Iris Chang's book, see The Rape of Nanking (book). "Nankin Jiken" redirects here. For the 1927 Nankin Jiken, see Nanjing Incident.

Image from the 1937 "Rape of Nanking". One of the worst and darkest sides of humanity. The Japanese were ruthless when they invaded China in the second world war. Ruthless.

Odori 1928 - A group of Maiko Girls (Apprentice Geisha) dressed for the Miyako Odori (Cherry Dance), sometime around Maiko Fukiko in the centre and Maiko Tomeko to her lower right. They think of themselves as sisters, and call each other such.

Odori 1930s

A beautiful group of Maiko Girls (Apprentice Geisha) dressed for the Miyako Odori (Cherry Dance), sometime around the late 1920s or early 1930s. Maiko Fukiko in the centre and Maiko Tomeko to her lower right.

The last Emperor, Puyi, and his mother, Cixi, the Empress of China. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Last Emperor Of China, Asian History, Ancient China, Qing Dynasty
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Dorothea Lange: The Internment of Japanese American Citizens 1942 Ansel Adams, Claude Monet, Walker Evans, Japanese American, Asian American, Documentary Photographers, World History, Study History, History Class

Japanese Americans Headed for Concentration Camp by Dorothea Lange

Japan: “In the earlier periods such as the Heian and Kamakura, there were female members of the samurai class who became prominent or even present on the battlefield. Onna-musha or women warriors were very unusual. The most famous women warriors were Tomo Geisha Samurai, Samurai Girl, Ronin Samurai, Female Samurai, Samurai Warrior, Woman Warrior, Aikido, Kendo, Japanese History

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Heian and Kamakura, female members of the samurai class who became prominent or even present on the battlefield. Onna-musha or women warriors were very unusual. The most famous women warriors were Tomoe Gozen and Hangaku Gozen. Bushi women were trained mainly with the naginata they would also use the kaiken – a type of dagger – and the art of tantojutsu in battle.”

Children in Japan. Tiny girl bowing as she hands in or takes paper from teacher. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Geisha, Showa Era, Showa Period, Asian History, Japanese History

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 Nashimotonomiya-Itsuko which dresses fully by a festival of the Emperor. Japanese History, Asian History, Japanese Culture, Heian Era, Heian Period, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Art, Japanese Things, Old Photos
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Japanese Imperial family's antique photograph. Nashimotonomiya-Itsuko which dresses fully by a festival of the Emperor. Taisyo era. 1915.

Japanese soldiers fighting in Shanghai, 1937 [really, this war and the Spanish Civil War were dress rehearsals for what was to come vc] Asian History, History Photos, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Imperial Army, Shanghai, Iwo Jima, Korean War, Vietnam War

Once Upon a Time in War

War is a horribly fascinating thing, however much man may hate it.

Chinese to be buried alive by Japanese soldiers during Nanking Massacre. In another photo which presents the same scene was discovered in Japan, verifying its authenticity.

The King & Queen of Thailand King Phumipol, King Rama 9, King Of Kings, King Queen, Thailand Monarchy, Thailand History, King Thailand, Queen Sirikit, King Photo
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พระบาทสมเด็จพระเจ้าอยู่หัวภูมิพลอดุลยเดช และสมเด็จพระนางเจ้าสิริกิติ์ King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit พระราชวังจักรพรรดิเซนโต Sento Imperial Palace เกียวโต ญี่ปุ่น | Kyoto, Japan ถ่ายเมื่อปีค.ศ.1963 (พ.ศ.๒๕๐๖)

China Funeral procession of the Qing Dynasty Empress Dowager Cixi. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Last Emperor Of China, Empress Dowager Cixi, Boxer Rebellion, Oriental, Old Photography, Asian History
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The Dowager Empress Cixi's Funeral, 1909 More

Tonto’s father private photography Ice cream アイスクリーム - Japan - November 1957

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Tonto’s father private photography Ice cream アイスクリーム - Japan - November 1957 Source : kiokuno1010.blog31.fc2.com

2 December 1908 – Child Emperor Pu Yi ascends the Chinese throne at the age of two. The Empress Dowager Cixi had chosen him on her deathbed to succeed her. That night in Pu Yi stopped being a boy and became Xuantong, the last emperor of China. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Last Emperor Of China, Art Chinois, Photo Vintage, Art Japonais, Asian History
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The Nanking Massacre or Nanjing Massacre, also known as the Rape of Nanking, was a mass murder, and war rape that occurred during the six-w. Hiroshima, Nagasaki, World History, World War Ii, Nanking Massacre, Chinese Babies, Second World, Historical Photos, Religion
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Dramatic Photos - nanking

japanese soldiers at nanking 1937-38