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1. [lw0001] 1 An old Savage of Taiyaru tribe, Formosa [lw0001] 1 An old Savage of Taiyaru tribe, Formosa 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;304 BODY ALTERATIONS;620 COMMUNITY;622 COMMUNITY HEADS; According to Masau Mona, the "green head-band ... has nothing to do with status. Bamboo roots are stuck in their hair as ornaments. Necklaces are made of shell plates. Ten shell plates are strung together...

2. [lw0002] 2 Kusshaku savages of Taiyaru tribe, Farmosa [lw0002] 2 Kusshaku savages of Taiyaru tribe, Farmosa 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;510 LIVING STANDARDS AND ROUTINES;516 POSTURES; This photo was taken in February, 1903, by Mori Ushinosuke 森丑之助. Mori wrote that this photo "displays the outward appearance 容貌 and customs 風俗 of the sub-tribe 部族 (Mori 1918:1, p. 17)....

3. [lw0003] 3 Hunting by savage Youths, Formosa [lw0003] 3 Hunting by savage Youths, Formosa 220 FOOD QUEST;224 HUNTING AND TRAPPING;230 ANIMAL HUSBANDRY;231 DOMESTICATED ANIMALS;410 TOOLS AND APPLIANCES;411 WEAPONS;460 LABOR;462 DIVISION OF LABOR BY GENDER; According to Omi Wilang: "One week after a son was born, his disconnected umbilical cord was placed in a rattan hunting box, and the whole family went out to the hunting path with the rattan hunting box...

4. [lw0004] 6 Tatooing by Savages, Formosa [lw0004] 6 Tatooing by Savages, Formosa 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;304 BODY ALTERATIONS; This photo taken in January, 1915 by Mori Ushinosuke 森丑之助. He wrote, "the Atayal have the custom of tattooing to mark the passage to maturity 成年. Taroko woman of Tarowan village. The woman...

5. [lw0005] 8 Beautiful girl of Taiyaru tribe, Formosa [lw0005] 8 Beautiful girl of Taiyaru tribe, Formosa 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;304 BODY ALTERATIONS; A b/w version of the postcard can be found in [lw0471]. In addition, this same colorized image, with the Japanese caption cropped off, was still being reproduced and sold in Taiwan as late as 2007, under...

6. [lw0006] 9 Carrying water by Ami women, Formosa [lw0006] 9 Carrying water by Ami women, Formosa 250 FOOD PROCESSING;251 PRESERVATION AND STORAGE OF FOOD;320 PROCESSING OF BASIC MATERIALS;323 CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY;460 LABOR;462 DIVISION OF LABOR BY GENDER;480 TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION;482 BURDEN CARRYING; Mori Ushinosuke's 森丑之助 description [trans.]: Ami women draw water and carry it; on the right, a girl wears a Chinese-style upper garment, and others wear their traditional clothing: black turbans,...

7. [lw0007] 12 Savage houses of Urai, Formosa [lw0007] 12 Savage houses of Urai, Formosa 340 STRUCTURES;342 DWELLINGS;360 SETTLEMENTS; A 1932 Japan Railways tourism guide has left out this allusion to frontier violence, recalling Wulai's past challenges as ones of topography, not politics: "Wulai is a good place to learn about the Aborigine...

8. [lw0008] 13 A Country view in the Dusk, Formosa [lw0008] 13 A Country view in the Dusk, Formosa 230 ANIMAL HUSBANDRY;231 DOMESTICATED ANIMALS;240 AGRICULTURE;

9. [lw0009] 15 An Old Man Formosa [lw0009] 15 An Old Man Formosa 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;410 TOOLS AND APPLIANCES;415 UTENSILS;510 LIVING STANDARDS AND ROUTINES;516 POSTURES; "A bearded old man resting under a tree. The cap he was wearing was part of the traditional apparel" (Matsumoto 1990, p. 400).

10. [lw0010] 16 A Country View, Formosa (Buffalo & Peasants Dwelling) [lw0010] 16 A Country View, Formosa (Buffalo & Peasants Dwelling) 230 ANIMAL HUSBANDRY;231 DOMESTICATED ANIMALS;240 AGRICULTURE;340 STRUCTURES;342 DWELLINGS; This photo was also reproduced under the "Taiwan Historical Postcards Series" imprint, with the Japanese caption cropped off. The titles and captions on the back of the card are bilingual: "水牛與土塹厝/Water...

11. [lw0011] An Old Castle-Gate and a sedan chair Formosa [lw0011] An Old Castle-Gate and a sedan chair Formosa 460 LABOR;480 TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION;482 BURDEN CARRYING;489 TRANSPORTATION; A very similar scene, with same style palanquin along the same road, but with different carriers, is pictured in "Taiwan shashin taikan" image 68. This comparable photo also has a posed quality to it,...

12. [lw0012] 19 Dolls of Famous Generals, Formosa [lw0012] 19 Dolls of Famous Generals, Formosa 290 CLOTHING;292 SPECIAL GARMENTS;780 RELIGIOUS PRACTICES;790 ECCLESIASTICAL ORGANIZATION;796 ORGANIZED CEREMONIAL; Matsumoto (1990) writes: "Fan and Xie were the indispensable figures in the parade" (p. 412). The 1932 Taiwan Railway Guide explained to its Japanese audience the extravagance of these processions [translation]:...

13. [lw0013] 21 Dwelling of the chief savage of Raisha. Paiwan tribe, Formosa [lw0013] 21 Dwelling of the chief savage of Raisha. Paiwan tribe, Formosa 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;510 LIVING STANDARDS AND ROUTINES;516 POSTURES; Photographer: Mori Ushinosuke 森丑之助

14. [lw0014] 22 A Suspension Bridge at Kappanzan, Tiwan [lw0014] 22 A Suspension Bridge at Kappanzan, Tiwan 130 GEOGRAPHY;133 TOPOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY;490 LAND TRANSPORT;491 HIGHWAYS AND BRIDGES; "Crossing the Dakekan River in Daxi, the Wire Bridge in Jiaobanshan measured 220 meters, the lifeline for the mountain tribes in their communication with the outside world" (Matsumoto 1990, p. 344). The...

15. [lw0015] 23 Cultivating rice field by Savages, Formosa [lw0015] 23 Cultivating rice field by Savages, Formosa 240 AGRICULTURE;460 LABOR;

16. [lw0016] 24 Savage Family at Table, Formosa [lw0016] 24 Savage Family at Table, Formosa 250 FOOD PROCESSING;252 FOOD PREPARATION;260 FOOD CONSUMPTION;264 EATING;340 STRUCTURES;410 TOOLS AND APPLIANCES;415 UTENSILS;510 LIVING STANDARDS AND ROUTINES; This same image, colorized, but with the Japanese caption cropped off, was still being reproduced and sold in Taiwan as late as December, 2007, under the imprint: "[原味台湾] Aboriginal Peoples of...

17. [lw0017] No. 40 Honmachi Street, Taihoku [lw0017] No. 40 Honmachi Street, Taihoku 360 SETTLEMENTS;363 STREETS AND TRAFFIC; 本町為今忠孝西路以南、衡陽路以北的重慶南路沿線,本町街道指的就是重慶南路一段。本照片是在重慶南路衡陽路口附近往北拍攝。 English translation: Honmachi...

18. [lw0018] 41 Sakaimachi Street, Taihoku [lw0018] 41 Sakaimachi Street, Taihoku 360 SETTLEMENTS;363 STREETS AND TRAFFIC;

19. [lw0019] 42 A view of Mt. Ari, (one of the eight famous sights) Formosa [lw0019] 42 A view of Mt. Ari, (one of the eight famous sights) Formosa 130 GEOGRAPHY;133 TOPOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY;

20. [lw0020] 54 View of Keelung Harbour Formosa [lw0020] 54 View of Keelung Harbour Formosa 500 WATER AND AIR TRANSPORT;504 PORT FACILITIES; "Originally named Chicken Cage,... Jilong Harbor was opened as a commercial port in 1863. Later in 1875, the harbor, whose name was considered inelegant, was renamed Jilong, which in Chinese denotes prosperity...
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