Old town by lake ashinoko
[ID] 299  ( ID:299 )
[Photographer] Ogawa,Kazumasa
[Album] Ogawa,Kazumasa (Album)
[Place] Hakone
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 268x207
[Cabinet] 7-23-0
[Keyword] highway/telegraph pole/Hakone/lake

Scene near the entrance of the cedar tree boulevard by Ashino Lake. A telephone pole is seen in the picture. Telecommunications came to Hakone post office only in July 1881, so the photo was taken after that. If this is an electric pole, the date of the photo goes back to 1912.