Old Asia Photography

Japan - View of the Shimpuro Brothel , Yokohama ('No. 9')

Original photograph available for license (see below) but NOT for sale

Ref: 00195


In 1887, the Shimpuro moved to the Eiraku-cho district of Yokohama, and over the next decade became notorious among foreign residents and visitors. This historic view shows the older building.​

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