Mt. Myoko, Japan 1974

Childs, Iraphne R. (1974) Mt. Myoko, Japan 1974. [Image]

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Myoko kogen (Myoko plateau) is one of the best skiing areas in Japan with many ski resorts. This image shows the eaves of an old icicle-clad traditional mud-brick, wood and thatched roof house in deep snow in winter. The area is part of Japan's yukiguni (Snow country) which experiences snows several meters deep in winter.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: Japanese; icicles
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:08
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:39
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
JapanNiigata PrefectureMyoko PlateauMt. Myoko village
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