Photo #: NH 91939
Washington Navy Yard, District of Columbia
Line engraving, published in a contemporary illustrated magazine, depicting the first Japanese Diplomatic Mission to the United States landing at the Navy Yard on 15 May 1860.
The treaties between the U.S. and Japan are contained in the box carried in the lower right.
Courtesy of the U.S. Naval Institute Photographic Collection, 1981.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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12 March 2002