This photograph is in the public domain in Japan because its copyright has expired according to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act of Japan (English translation) and Article 2 of Supplemental Provisions of Copyright Act of 1970. This is when the photograph meets one of the following conditions:
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This template marks all images released under PD-Japan-oldphoto.
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The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: the File namespace
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To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please copy the code of Template:PD-Japan-oldphoto/en (or any other language version you prefer to translate) and replace the text strings in there (the form below can be used to create a translation, the English version is preloaded in the edit box). Please change the parameter lang from en (or whatever language you are translating) to the language code of your language.