Update on the Nishaiarai Daishi Temple Bell

Remember this Mystery History post from March about the centuries-old Japanese bell? It was war booty that wound up at Pasadena City Hall before being returned to the Nishaiarai Daishi Temple in Tokyo. Thanks to Sid Gally, everybody’s favorite research archivist at Pasadena Museum of History, I have an update! Sid’s son, Tom Gally, is […]...

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