"Japan gazette" Yokohama semi-centennial, specially compiled and published to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the opening of Japan to foreign trade / [designed and lithographed by the "Japan gazette" Press, Yokohama]

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"Japan gazette" Co. Ltd
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INDEX to YOKOHAMA SEMI-CENTENNIAL 1859-1909 2
INDEX OF VESSELS’ NAMES 3
INDEX OF PERSONS AND FIRMS 6
INDEX OF SUBJECTS 20
U.S. Ship Broker Killed With Wife in Kamakura 31
YOKOHAMA SEMI-CENTENNIAL 1859-1909 33
[Chapter heading not available] 35
NOT SO MUCH NATIONAL AS INTERNATIONAL. 39
OCCASION AND OUR CONTRIBUTORS. 39
“Japan Gazette" Yokohama Semi-Centennial. 39
INTERNATIONAL NEED OF COMMERCE. 40
JUBILEE OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE. 40
HISTORY BY THE HISTORY-MAKERS. 41
OUR ACKNOWLEDGMENTS. 41
PERMANENCE OF COMMERCE. 41
OPENNING OF JAPAN. 42
1861-1909. EMPIRE-BUILDERS OF THE NEW JAPAN. 43
OPENING OF YOKOHAMA TO FOREIGN TRADE. 46
BEFORE 1859-1909—AND AHEAD. 47
1867- 1909. 49
1870-1909. 54
1859-1909. FIFTY EVENTFUL YEARS FOR JAPAN: A RETROSPECT. 56
1886-1909. YACHTING IN YOKOHAMA. 58
1859-1866. 61
JULY, 1859— JANUARY, 1861. 63
Past-Presidents of the Yokohama United Club. 64
1858. The First British and the First American Minister. 66
1875-1885. NOTES OF TRAVEL IN THE SEVENTIES. 67
AUTHORS OF THE FAMOUS MURRAY’S HANDBOOK FOR JAPAN. 68
BARON II KAMON-NO-KAMI. JAPAN’S LIBERAL STATESMAN WHO OPENED YOKOHAMA TO FOREIGN TRADE. 69
YOKOHAMA FOREIGN PRESS. 72
FOREIGN “HELPING HAND” IN JAPAN. 73
Racing Reminiscences of the Middle Eighties. 74
MEIJI ERA. 76
“GENRO" 76
INFLUENCE OF THE FOREIGN PRESS. 77
1869-1909. Philosophies of an Early Rover to Japan’s Shores. 78
ORIGIN OF THE BLUFF. 81
Social Life of Yokohama in the Early Days. 82
ADDRESS OF WELCOME PRESENTED BY MR. MOLLISON, AS CHAIRMAN OF A YOKOHAMA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE COMMITTEE, TO SIR HARRY PARKES ON HIS RETURN TO JAPAN IN 1882. THE ADDRESS WAS BEAUTIFULLY ENGROSSED BY MR. C. MURRAY DUFF AND ENCLOSED IN A HANDSOME, EMBOSSED SILVER CASE. 84
To Sir Harry Smith Parkes. 84
1887-1909. Progress of the New Japanese Judicial System. 85
1859-1860-1861. THE EARLY ANTI-FOREIGN FEELING. 87
1909. 87
1866-1909. 88
Firsts in Y’hama 90
With the Early Yokohama Caricaturists. 92
1873-1909. 93
1859-1909. TESTIMONY OF A JAPANESE SAMURAI, AN EYE-WITNESS OF THE OPENING OF YOKOHAMA. 95
Chairmen of the Yokohama Foreign Board off Trade. 96
YOKOHAMA IN THE SIXTIES. 98
One of the Pioneers in the Railway Service. 99
1865-1909. The Club Germania and its Associations. 100
KOBE SPORT. MR. SIM THE FATHER OF SPORT IN THE SOUTHERN PORT. 101
1864-1878. Interesting Reminiscences of Fifteen Years. 102
Growth of the Silk Industry, a Staple of Japan. 105
1862-1909. Some Interesting Particulars of Changes in Yokohama. 106
Some of the Older Yokohama Residents. 110
FOREIGN RESIDENTS OF OVER FORTY YEARS’ STANDING. 112
TOYO KISEN KAISHA. 113
Few Yokohama Present Day Residents. 114
1859 -1909. 115
1859-1909. 115
1859-1909. LIST OF FOREIGN CONSULS AND LOCATIONS OF CONSULATES IN YOKOHAMA. 116
AUSTRIA-HUNGARY. 116
CHILE. 116
CHINA. 116
FRANCE. 116
GERMANY. 117
GREAT BRITAIN. 117
RUSSIA. 117
SPAIN. 117
SWEDEN AND NORWAY. 117
Literary, Musical and Dramatic Culture in Yokohama. 118
SWITZERLAND. 118
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. 118
NIPPON YUSEN KAISHA. 119
[Chapter heading not available] 120

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