Three women and four children stand in front of a large water powered grist mill with a thatched roof.
Water powered mills of all sizes were extremely common in Japan, a mountainous country blessed with much rainfall.
This glass slide is one of a series of slides of Japan that was used by the New York State Education Department to teach students about Japan.
Reference for Citations
Duits, Kjeld (). 1920s: Grist Mill, OLD PHOTOS of JAPAN. Retrieved on October 1, 2022 (GMT) from https://www.oldphotosjapan.com/photos/438/grist-mill
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