The Meiji and Taisho Eras in Photographs: From photographs in publications held by the National Diet Library - Tokyo, Kansai, Tohoku in Photographs

Search by Map:Help

An explanation of the picture below

Screenshot of a picture
1List button
Show a list of all pictures in the selected section on a showing map (ku or shi).
2Back button
Back to wide area map.
3Place name / Pin
When you click Red colored pin or "Place name", you will see thumbnail of picture in the section or surrounding area.
If you click Blue colored pin with a plus mark, you can see a detailed map of the park.
4Section switch button
Switch a type of section in between "Search by Present-day Section" and "Search by Section in the Meiji and Taisho Eras".
5Help button
Show help viewer of "Search by map".

How to search

Search by Present-day Section

  1. When you click a present-day section (e.g. Minato-ku) on the map of Tokyo-to, the page will move to map of the selected section.
  2. When you click Blue colored pin with a plus mark, the page will move to detailed map of the park.
  3. When you click Red colored pin, you will see thumbnail of picture in the section, or surrounding area.
  4. When you click a thumbnail, the page will move to information page about the picture.If you move back to map, click x button.
    If there are many thumbnails,show up 2 triangles on either side to see other thumbnails.

Search by Section in the Meiji and Taisho Eras

  1. When you click a section in the Meiji and Taisho Eras (e.g. Kojimachi-ku or Ebara-gun) on the map of Tokyo, you will see a list of pictures in the selected section.
  2. When you click a picture on the list, the page will move to information page about the picture.
  3. When you click Blue colored pin with a plus mark on the map of Tokyo,the page will move to detailed map of the park.
  4. When you click Red colored pin, you will see thumbnail of a picture in the section.
  5. When you click a thumbnail, the page will move to information page about the picture.If you move back to map, click x button.