Residents of Tokamachi shoveling snow off the roofs of their two-story houses in around 1945. Snowfalls of two or three meters were common until recent years.


  • Title: "Digging off the Snow" (Yuki Hori) in Tokamachi, ca. 1945.
  • Date Created: 昭和20年頃
  • Subject Keywords: Echigo Jōfu
  • Type: Photograph
  • Rights: Photo: Courtesy of Yamauchi Kageyuki

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