Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Preliminary Inventory of the Kenneth Kantor papers
2012C24  
No online items No online items
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (105.80 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
 
Table of contents What's This?
Description
Contains printed newspaper writings, drafts of articles, letters, and photographs, relating to the post-World War II American occupation of Japan, the Korean War, and other subjects.
Background
Born on January 22, 1920, Kenneth Dwight Kantor was an American journalist who spent most of his career in Japan and Korea. He covered the war in Korea and Post-World War II Japan, including subjects ranging from refugees in Korea to the status of women’s rights in Japan. He had worked for the National Broadcast Company. In 1948 he married Margaret A. Crook who had also worked for the Far East Command.
Extent
4 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (2.2 linear feet)
Restrictions
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
Availability
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.