Unique Perspectives: Maps from Tokugawa & Meiji Japan

Detail from the Edo Kiriezu, 1849-1857

Event Information

Dates
August 28th through October 30th
Today's Hours
8:00am to 11:45pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Audubon Room & Clark Library
Location Information
Event Type
Exhibit

This exhibit of Japanese maps produced during the Tokugawa and Meiji eras (eighteenth and nineteenth centuries), includes maps of the world, Japan, and cities including Tokyo (Edo) and Kyoto. A major loan from the collection of Barry MacLean, Lake Forest, Illinois, forms the core of the exhibit, supplemented with works on loan from the Robert B. Hall Collection illustrating the Tokaido road, and selected maps from the Stephen S. Clark Library collection.

Audubon Room hours:
Sunday, 1-6pm; Monday-Friday, 8:30am-6pm; Saturday, 10am-6pm

Clark Library hours:
Sunday, 1pm-12am; Monday-Thursday, 8am-12am; Friday, 8am-7pm; Saturday, 10am-6pm

Join us for an opening celebration on September 20, 4-7 p.m.

Additional Infomation

Library Contact
Tim Utter tutter@umich.edu
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