What did Tokyo look like after its 1923 earthquake?
Throughout the Writer’s Guide to Government Information, I list “representative questions” that can be answered by a given resource. I thought it might be interesting from time to time to show you how I’d answer one of these questions with its given resource.
In the left hand column, click on “Earthquakes.” On the page that follows, click on “Tokyo Earthquake 1923.” This yields six photos, including:
Each photograph in the result set has multiple resolution options:
- 100 dots per inch (dpi) thumbnail-resolution GIF file
- 700 dpi medium-resolution JPG file
- 1400 dpi high-resolution JPG file
- 1600+ dpi full-resolution JPG file