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【画像あり】戦前の日本の写真って意外におしゃれでびっくりするよね : まとめでぃあ

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10 Female Samurai While strictly a masculine term, the Japanese bushi class did have women who received similar Samurai training. These were called “Onna-Bugeisha,” and were known to participate in combat with their male Samurai. Weapon of choice was usually the naginata, a spear with a curved, sword-like blade that was versatile, & relatively light. Battle site Senbon Matsubaru remains were DNA tested & 35 of 105 bodies were female.

Rare photograph of an Onna-bugeisha, female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.

Description: "A summer shower in the woods, Miyanoshita, Japan (a girl walking through a wood with umbrella up)." Photograph taken by Herbert Ponting (1870-1935).  Date: c.1907   Our Catalogue Reference: COPY 1/507/154  This image is from the collections of The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons.  For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library.

A summer shower in the woods, Miyanoshita, Japan (a girl walking through a wood with umbrella up) by British photographer Herbert G.

1952. Japan. Dancing on roof of office building. 昭和27年、フォークダンスがブームだったころのオフィスビルの屋上。戦前~戦後のレトロ写真(@oldpicture1900)さん | Twitter

1952. Japan. Dancing on roof of office building. 昭和27年、フォークダンスがブームだったころのオフィスビルの屋上。戦前~戦後のレトロ写真(@oldpicture1900)さん | Twitter

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