Yokohama PierPeople in Japanese and Western style dress walk on the pier in Yokohama Harbor. A steamship can be seen in the back, spewing black smoke from its smokestack.
Yokohama 1910s

The red brick building in the back housed the Yokohama Customs Office Inspection Bureau and was built in 1894. It was designed by Japanese architect Yorinaka Tsumaki (1859-1916), who also designed Yokoahama Shokin Ginko (1904) and the famous Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse (1911).

 

 

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Posted: 2010-06-13 02:39:12

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