18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Listening to the survivors stories

A meeting between mercury poisoning survivors in Japan. Delegations from Asubpeeschoseewagong and Wabaseemoog visit with residents of Minamata. They have maintained this historic friendship since 1975.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Minamata, Japan
Copyright: © Thor Aitkenhead