Commodore Matthew Perry
This character's most significant accomplishment was his negotiating the Treaty of Kanagawa.
The Tokugawa Shogunate
The ruling body of Japan from 1603 to 1868.
The puppet ruler of Japan during Perry's interactions with the Japanese.
Uraga Government Officials
The first officials to meet with Perry upon his arrival.
One of the more important negotiators who established good relations with the Americans.
The Japanese-American who helped negotiations with the Japanese.
Ido and Toda
The first two officials who met with the Americans.
One of the major translators during treaty negotiations.
The Villagers of Shimoda and Hakodate
Two trading cities established by the treaties.
Meiji the Great
The Emperor who modernized Japan with the help of his allies.
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