Page 8, The Enchanted Waterfalls


Page 8, The Enchanted Waterfalls


Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938


Private collection, on loan to the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives, Connecticut College


T. Hasegawa, 17 Kamy Negishi, Tokyo


Meiji 25, Month 12, Day 25 (Dec 2, 1887)

Original Format

Crepe paper bool


poor old father, who really needs it in his weakness and old age!" He was thinking in this way to himself one day as he was at work on the wooded hills, when the sound of rushing water caught his car. He had often worked in the same spot before, and could not remember that there was any torrent or waterfall near. So, feeling rather surprised, he followed the sound,which got louder and louder until at last he came upon a beautiful little cascade. The water looked so clear and cool that he stooped down where it



Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, “Page 8, The Enchanted Waterfalls,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed July 18, 2024,