Japanese Postcard

Japanese Postcard

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Date: unknown
Creator: Asai, Chū
Description: The postcard depicts three figures in the foreground who appear to be at odds with each other. In the background are two large snowmen like figures.
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Man Playing Go

Man Playing Go

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Date: 1900/1912~
Creator: unknown
Description: A seated man plays a game. The colors of the postcard are muted blue and beige on a brown ground.
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Spring Festival at the Onsen

Spring Festival at the Onsen

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Date: 1920/1930~
Creator: unknown
Description: A formal celebration is depicted in pink, gold, gray and black. The ground of the postcard is blue gray. Some Japanese text is in an inset on the monument. The scene is at an angle on the card and the picture is partially visible as well.
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New Year's Card: Going to Shimonoseki

New Year's Card: Going to Shimonoseki

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Date: 1920/1930~
Creator: S. Riyo
Description: A man and woman are seen from behind while the man carries many packages. The woman walks in front of him and she wears a black and white striped stole, a red hat and a green coat with fur trim. There is some red Japanese text in the lower left corner of the postcard and in the upper left an inset with blue Japanese text.
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Illuminated Sign "Bayer Aspirin" in Central Osaka

Illuminated Sign "Bayer Aspirin" in Central Osaka

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Date: 1920/1930~
Creator: unknown
Description: The vertically oriented postcard depicts a neon Bayer Aspirin sign above a building with a silhouette of people below. The sky is dark and the only illumination is the sign and the interior of the building. A few stars twinkle in the sky and some Japanese text runs along the bottom.
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Soldier in a Parody of Benkei

Soldier in a Parody of Benkei

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Date: 1905
Creator: Asai Chu
Description: This vertically oriented postcard depicts a soldier shoveling. Weapons and tools are on his back and his facial expression is fierce and angry. The ground of the card is a tan with no background setting indicated.
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Journal of Advanced Composition, Volume 13, Number 2, Fall 1993

Journal of Advanced Composition, Volume 13, Number 2, Fall 1993

Date: 1993
Creator: Association of Teachers of Advanced Composition (U.S.)
Description: The Journal of Advanced Composition contains a collection of papers regarding writing and rhetoric: "The JAC is a forum for theory, research and pedagogy regarding (1) those writing courses beyond the freshman courses, excluding technical and creative writing, (2) writing in courses which are not themselves writing courses, particularly in the liberal arts and sciences, and (3) work in theory, research or pedagogy which is advanced or progressive and will shed light on the field as a whole while at the same time providing insights for advanced composition" (volume 1, number 1).
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Haiku Poem by Issa (1763-1827)

Haiku Poem by Issa (1763-1827)

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Date: 1900~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû
Description: The top half of the postcard contains a depiction of a person on their knees with a wide-eyed expression and shoes on their hands. The poem is written along the bottom edge of the picture and the right edge of the postcard. The bottom half is empty.
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Haiku Poem by Buson (1716-1783)

Haiku Poem by Buson (1716-1783)

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Date: 1900~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû
Description: The poem is written in white text on the top and left edges of the postcard. The top two-thirds of the vertically oriented postcard contains a depiction of a standing rat wearing a robe and holding a sword under his arm.
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Goddess of Flowers

Goddess of Flowers

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Date: unknown
Creator: Nakamura Fusetsu
Description: A woman drops flowers from a basket. She's in the foreground and wears a long flowing simple gown. Her hair is down and long. Behind her is a body of water and to her right is landscape.
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