MATERIAL: Photography
TYPE: Photographs (loose)
DIMENSIONS: 2 1/2 X 4 inches
CONDITION: Nice shape for the age.
NOTES: Previously unseen and very rare original, real photo ID.
ITEM ID: 1839
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Osaka Exposition Exhibitor’s Photo ID

Year: 1903
Decade: 1900s
Century: 20th (1901-2000)
Notes: Meiji 36

This item part of an archive of nine items (815-823). Japanese Osaka Exposition Exhibitor’s Photo ID of Hanjiro Fuwa. This Japanese exposition was held in the same year as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition or St. Louis World’s Fair in the US.The photo ID has a real photograph of Mr. Fuwa attached to the front with date and “Osaka Exposition Exhibitor” printed in Japanese Kanji below photo. The reverse has a print of the entrance to the exposition. This rare card would have been carried by exhibitors to gain entrance to the exposition grounds.