Details: This poster shows a red Japanese pagoda and white cherry blossom flowers. At the bottom it says Japan. Japanese Government Railways.
The Japan Railways Group, more commonly known as JR, is a government-subsidised group of eight private companies that took over most of the operations of the government-owned Japanese National Railways on April 1, 1987. A pagoda is a tiered tower with multiple eaves common in China, Japan, Korea, Nepal and other parts of Asia. Most pagodas were built to have a religious function, most commonly Buddhist, and were often located in or near temples