April 7, 2013

Amazing Photos Reveal Simple Transport Used Before Car and Train in Japan More Than 100 Years Ago

Before the days of high-speed trains and its 155mph bullet train, transportation in Japan was very different and far more primitive. As these stunning images reveal, simple and exhausting modes of travel were adopted by the higher classes in Japan during the 19th and early 20th Century.


















12 comments:

  1. Incredible photos. Story of Japan 100 years ago told. Shared it with my friends on timesfeed.com

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  2. Is there any where to get high res versions of these?

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    1. I doubt you can, just feel lucky to have these. Don't forget these look authentic & are 100 yrs old.

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    2. They've been hand-colored, too.

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  3. There has to be some picture somewhere of at least one full palanquin, and not that half-open hammock version of a palanquin.

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  6. see news about new movie about Japan baseball culture in taiwan during 1930s titled KANO, google it google "KANO 1931"

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  7. It is good and very interesting to know about other cultures, and their common practices in the past.

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