Hijikata Toshizo, initially one of the vice-captains of the Shinsengumi under Kondo, Serizawa Kamo and Niimi Nishiki. But Serizawa and Niimi abused their status as protectors of Kyoto and tarnished the reputation of the entire Shinsengumi. Hijikata investigated and found enough evidence to convict Niimi, and ordered him to commit seppuku. Then Serizawa and his followers were assassinated by a group of people including Okita, and Kondo became the sole Captain, with Hijikata as his…

Hijikata Toshizō ( 土方 歳三 1835 ) was the vice-commander of Shinsengumi, a great swordsman and a talented Japanese military leader who resisted the Meiji Restoration.

今とは全く違う!明治時代の銀座の古写真。

Ginza 銀座 avenue with the Ginza Wako 銀座 和光 (Clock Tower) in the back, Tokyo - 1904

Okita Sōji (沖田 総司?), (1842 or 1844 – July 19, 1868) was the captain of the first unit of the Shinsengumi, a special police force in Kyoto during the late shogunate period. He was one of the best swordsmen of the Shinsengumi.

Okita Sōji (沖田総司 1842 or 1844 – July was the captain of the first unit of the Shinsengumi, a special police force in Kyoto during the late shogunate period. He was one of the best swordsmen of the Shinsengumi.

The Syowa Emperor Hirohito. 1901-1989. (It is not right to actually call "Emperor".   The right name of Japanese Emperor is "Tennou" or " Tennou-Heika".)   Syowa era.

The Showa Emperor Hirohito. (It is not right to actually call "Emperor". The right name of Japanese Emperor is "Tennou" or " Tennou-Heika".) Showa Era: After the Taisho Emperor died in 1911 the next Emperor, Hirohito (ruled started the Showa Era

1867....SHOGUN....

sisterwolf: “ The Last Shogun - Frederick Sutton Studio, 1867 ”

Japanese Imperial family's antique photograph.   Father of Itsuko, Nabeshima Naohiro.   Naohiro is a marquis; a dignitary. Last years of Edo era.

Father of Itsuko, Nabeshima Naohiro. Naohiro is a marquis; Last years of Edo era.

Japão. 1961.

A photograph of Ponto-cho Maiko in Kyoto, by Burt Glinn, in the Japan issue of “Holiday” magazine, October

ビックリ! 懐かしいお蕎麦屋さんの出前の自転車配達~必殺技☆ - 癒される風景を探して撮影散歩

ビックリ! 懐かしいお蕎麦屋さんの出前の自転車配達~必殺技☆ - 癒される風景を探して撮影散歩

【写真あり】現代にも通用する幕末イケメンをランキングしてみた【33位~1位】 | 幕末ガイド

堀与兵衛撮影の湿板写真 Thumbnail for version as of 23 January 2008

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