Crown Prince and Princess of Japan at NMAH

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Visit of the Crown Prince Akihito and Princess Michiko of Japan to the National Museum of American History (NMAH). Photo shows: (from l.), NMAH Director Roger Kennedy, Secretary Adams, the Prince and Princess as well as members of the entourage and onlookers, admiring the John Bull locomotive.


  • Akihito Emperor of Japan 1933-
  • Michiko Empress, consort of Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1934-
  • Adams, Robert McCormick 1926-2018
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)


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Featured in TORCH, November 1987

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 5 Folder November 1987

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,



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  • Trains
  • Railroads
  • Celebrities and Dignitaries
  • John Bull (Steam locomotive)
  • Secretaries
  • Royal visitors
  • Exhibitions
  • Railroads--Trains




  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

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Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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