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Shima Kakoku
... Shima Kakoku (島 霞谷?, 1827–1870) was a pioneering Japanese photographer and artist ... At this time Shima seems to have had some pictures published as book illustrations ... A wet-plate print of this portrait remains in the Shima family archives ...
Shima Ryū
... Shima Ryū (島 隆?, 1823–1900) was a Japanese artist and pioneering photographer ... Gunma Prefecture, she studied at an art school in Edo (now Tokyo) where she met Shima Kakoku (1827–1870), a fellow student ... A wet-plate print of this portrait remains in the Shima family archives ...
Shiraki Station - Station Layout - Platforms
... 1 ■Shima Line for Shima-Isobe, Ugata and Kashikojima 4 ■Shima Line for Toba, Nagoya, Osaka Namba and Kyoto ...
Asahikuni Masuo - Retirement From Sumo
... world as an elder under the name of Ōshima Oyakata ... In 1980 he established Ōshima stable, despite strong opposition from his old stable boss Tatsunami ... Ōshima stable produced yokozuna Asahifuji and in later years the Mongolians Kyokushūzan and Kyokutenhō ...