100 Patriotic Poems 016

Dublin Core

Title

100 Patriotic Poems 016

Description

This card reads:
すめろぎの
御代栄えむと
東なる
みちのく山に
くがね花咲く

Is it as a sign
Of this great, auspicious reign
That gold-flowers fine
Have blown in the mountain-vein
Upon Michinoku plain?

English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Creator

大伴家持
Ootomono Yakamochi

Source

Lafayette College Special Collections & College Archives

Date

November 1942 or later.

Contributor

Michaela Kelly https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6417-6860
Rika Kamiyasu

Language

Japanese

Audience Education Level

Middle, high school and above

Files

lc-spcol-gc-03-0016.jpg

Citation

大伴家持 Ootomono Yakamochi, “100 Patriotic Poems 016,” Pacific War Karuta Collection, accessed December 9, 2019, https://exhibits.lafayette.edu/karuta/items/show/288.