Photograph album of a General Electric executive's family in Japan, 1929, with about 300 b/w photos and ephemera such as newspaper
telegrams, cards, ships' menus, passenger lists, postcards, pamphlets, invitations, theater tickets and programs, and hotel
menus. Gladys [Mrs. Will]
Pruessman accompanied her parents-in-law to Japan, where her father-in-law, Otto, was a V.P. of International G.E. and Managing
Director of Tokyo
Electric Co. In addition to snapshots of the family, the album includes numerous images (snapshots and commercial) of Yokohama,
Nara, Nikko, street and countyside scenes, Kabuki theatre, as well as trips to Shanghai, Hong Kong, Manila, and a stop in
Honolulu on the way home.
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