Hiroshima: National Peace Memorial Hall, sign describing nationalities of victims of the A-bomb at Hiroshima

Dublin Core

Title

Hiroshima: National Peace Memorial Hall, sign describing nationalities of victims of the A-bomb at Hiroshima

Subject

Atomic bomb--Hiroshima; Atomic bomb victims

Description

About 350,000 people are estimated to have been in Hiroshima when the atomic bomb was dropped. Among these were many from Korean peninsula, which was then a Japanese colony, and include persons from China. Some of these had been conscripted. Also present were foreign students from China and Southeast Asia, and American prisoners of war.
Collection Librarian: Amy Bryant. Please send comments or content corrections to Michael Thiedeman, Professor of Art, Earlham College, Richmond, IN 47374 USA. email address: thiedmi@earlham.edu

Contributor

Thiedeman, Michael
Earlham College

Rights

Material may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only, in accordance with Fair Use policies. Acknowledgement to be given to the IDEAS Project, Earlham College, and the Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims.

Format

Image/jpeg

Language

Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean

Type

Still Image

Identifier

ecasia000845
ecasia_a_000845

Coverage

Japan
Japan - Showa 1926 - 1989
8/6/1945
Chugoku (region), Hiroshima (prefecture), Hiroshima (inhabited place)
7004499

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

1200 w x 1185 h, 150ppi

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/545003a722c2b3e6f828ae9c744ef62f.jpg

Citation

“Hiroshima: National Peace Memorial Hall, sign describing nationalities of victims of the A-bomb at Hiroshima,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 17, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/4211.