TokyoMar 26, 2012 In 1935 Tokyo was a bustling modern city with a population of 6.36 million, comparable to New York and London.Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)You might also like these posts: 2 Comments Holly on March 26, 2012 at 7:45 am I see the women are wearing traditional clothes and wonder how influenced the Japanese culture was by the west at that time. Holly Reply cheval73 on March 27, 2012 at 7:46 am Material for fashionable clothing became scarce in Imperial Japan during the war and Western fashion became “unpatriotic” when the war with the West began. Thereafter, although many civilian men wore military style uniforms, the social pressure to wear traditional Japanese clothing for women was extreme. Reply Comments, contributions, corrections, and suggestions are always welcome: Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.