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SUB-SERIES Identifier: DES, 2011, 0012, 014379275, A000, A051

Yoyogi Gymnasium -- 代々木体育館 国立屋内総合競技場, 1962 - 1991

Dates

  • 1962 - 1991

Creator

Language of Materials

Most materials in Japanese. Also includes English, French, German, Russian, Spanish, among others.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

30 folders

General note

Two national gymnasiums built for the Tokyo Olympic Games of 1964. The larger gymnasium’s roof is comprised of main suspended cables anchored to the ground, and raised by two concrete pillars; secondary cables hang from the main cables and are tied to two reinforced concrete arch-like structures (bow-shaped in plan). Built.

Geographic location

Japan: Tōkyō (prefecture): Shibuya (neighborhood) 日本:東京都:渋谷区


Subject (AAT Terms)
gymnasiums

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Frances Loeb Library Repository

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