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|Prefecture of Japan|
|Tokyo City in 1933|
|•||Established||2 October 1868|
|•||Disestablished||1 July 1943|
|Political subdivisions||3 cities|
|Today part of||Part of the Tokyo Metropolis|
Tokyo Prefecture (東京府, とうきょうふ｜Tōkyō-fu or Tōkei-fu) is a former Japanese government entity which existed between 1869 and 1943.
|Tōkyō-fu ("Tokyo Prefecture")|
|Tōkyō-shi ("Tokyo City")||Other cities (shi)||towns (machi) and villages (mura)|
(until 1920s subordinate to counties/districts)
(island municipalities subordinate to subprefectures)
- Jacobs, A.J. (8 October 2010). "Japan's Evolving Nested Municipal Hierarchy: The Race for Local Power in the 2000s" (PDF). Urban Studies Research. 2011: 5. doi:10.1155/2011/692764. Retrieved 22 August 2011.
- Steiner, Kurt. (1965). Local Government in Japan.
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