Mishima, Shizuoka facts for kids

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Mishima (三島市 Mishima-shi) is a Japanese city in eastern Shizuoka Prefecture on the island of Honshū.

History

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Mishima — ukiyo-e woodblock print by Hiroshige, circa 1830s

In the Edo period, Mishima-juku was the 11th of the 53 shogunate-maintained waystations (shuku-eki) along the Tōkaidō road which connected Edo and Kyoto.

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