• Created Date
  • ca. 1921
  • Description
  • Construction on Osaka Castle (Osakajo) started in 1583 on the former site of the Ishiyama Honganji Temple, which had been destroyed by Oda Nobunaga thirteen years earlier. Toyotomi Hideyoshi intended the castle to become the center of a new, unified Japan.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Silver gelatin
    Scanned from original text at 150 dpi in color or greyscale, saved in JPEG format and resized to 768 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2005
    hand-tinted