Shijo-Ohashi Avenue in summer
Mid-summer traffic under the awnings of Shijo-bashi,(west)a busy throughfare of Kyoto,Japan. (52)
[ID] 4982กกกก( ID:4982 )
[Photographer] Underwood
[Album] Underwood
[Place] Kyoto
[Date] 1904
[Color] mono
[Size] 155x82
[Cabinet] 97-46-0
[Keyword] street/telegraph pole/man and woman/carriage

View of the downtown Shijo Street in mid-summer, 1904. The screens were used to block the strong sunlight. People using umbrellas as parasols and a rickshaw carrying a woman passenger are visible. Lanterns hang from the houses on both sides of the street. Electricity poles have been erected.