This 10-part postcard collection depicts Japanese forces firing out upon Russian ships complete with elaborate borders on the cards as well as photographs of the major Japanese commanders. NOTE: One of the postcards is missing from the collection.
The five most famous men of the Iwakura Mission (1871-73). From left to right: Okubo Toshimichi, Ito Hirobumi, Iwakura Tomomi (in traditional Japanese garb), Yamaguchi Naoyoshi, Kido Takayoshi. Picture taken in Great Britain.