The Kingendai Photo Library is a specialist archive collection covering Japanese history. As well as an extensive collection of photographic images they also represent illustrations meaning that they have a great representation of recent Japanese history. We host a small collection of images here in but there are many many more offline that we can source for you. Feel welcome to contact us at for research and any other inquiries.

List of Galleries (click on an image to see more on the subject)
Japanese politician and leader of the freedom and People's Rights Movement,.Taisuke Itagaki (1837-1919) Captain in the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service, Mitsuo Fuchida Japanese Novelist, Naoya Shiga (1883 - 1971) Japanese Authur, Ichiyo Higuchi (1872-1896)
Japanese Politicians World War Ⅱ Japanese Writers Portraits  

As well as the Kingendai archive, we also represents three other major newspaper archives through Aflo; Nikkan Sports, The Mainichi Newpaper and The Yomiuri Shimbun.