Tag: Japan

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Catastrophic Bomb Damage in Tokyo During World War II

Below is a photograph -- which really isn't cool as much as it is historic -- showing Tokyo and the incredible damage caused by...
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B-29 Superfortress Crash Lands on Iwo Jima

What a fascinating photo of a B-29 Superfortress which crash landed on Iwo Jima. A 19th Bomb Group Boeing B-29 which had its controls...
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Lovely 1908 Photo of the Tokyo Imperial Palace

If you've ever visited Tokyo, you surely have seen the Imperial Palace. What a magnificent site. Below is a photo of the palace in...
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Amazing View of Tokyo Tower in 1969

Have you ever seen Tokyo Tower? It's quite an impressive structure. The structure is over 1,000 feet and is currently the second tallest structure...
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Yokohama, Japan in the Early 20th Century

Check out this great old photo from over 100 years ago. It shows Yokohama, Japan in the early 20th century. Yokohama, Japan Source: National Museum...
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What Did Tokyo Look Like in 1957?

This great old photo shows a street scene in Tokyo, Japan in 1957. I'm not sure where this is, but maybe some of you...
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Mount Fuji in the Early 1900s

This wonderful photo was taken sometime in the early 1900s. It shows Mt. Fuji outside of Tokyo, Japan. Mt. Fuji in Japan Source: National Museum...
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What Did Kobe, Japan Look Like in 1935?

This photo shows regular street life in Kobe, Japan in 1935, a few years before World War II arrived in the Pacific with the...
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Beautiful Kiyomizu-dera Temple in Kyoto, Japan c. 1879

This beautiful view from 1879 shows Kyoto from Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera. If you haven't been there or seen this, it's one of the most stunning sites...
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Amazing! Stereographic 3D View of Tokyo in 1904.

Have you ever seen Tokyo in 3D? Now you have. Check out this fascinating GIF that we dug up on Flickr. 1904 Tokyo in...

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