History of the Tsuruta family

Unknown17th-19th century, Edo period

Tachibana Museum

Tachibana Museum
Fukuoka-ken, Japan

The Tsuruta family had been employed by the Tachibana family as a boatman through generations. In this historical record shown, on his way to back to Yanagawa from Osaka after losing the Battle of Sekigahara, the Lord Tachibana Muneshige ordered two boatmen to rescue his mother from Osaka-jo Castle.


  • Title: History of the Tsuruta family
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 17th-19th century, Edo period
  • Physical Dimensions: 15.7×260.4cm
  • Type: Dcument
  • Rights: Library of Yanagawa Archives

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