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INVENTORY OF THE GRIPSHOLM EXCHANGES, 1941- 2007
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Manuscripts. The Gripsholm Exchanges, [1941- 2007]

Physical Description: 1 box, [2 volumes]

Scope and Content Note

Two versions of The Gripsholm Exchanges: a short concise report on the exchanges of the hostages during WWII between the United States and Japan as it relates to Japanese Americans.
 

Manuscript 1. The Gripsholm Exchanges: first edition, 1941-2007

Physical Description: 1 volume

Scope and Content Note

The first manuscript describes the nature of the Gripsholm exchanges as a means for ensuring the return of diplomatic personnel between the United States and Japan as first priority. Additionally, it includes an account of the diplomatic negotiations; the two exchanges of personnel; and sections on redress for minors, for the exchange of passengers from Latin America, and for those who disembarked in Singapore. Appendixes contain: passenger lists of both exchanges as well as governmental redress documentation.
 

Manuscript 2. The Gripsholm Exchanges: first edition, 1941-2007

Physical Description: 1 volume

Scope and Content Note

New documentation updating the manuscript has been attached to volume 2. Additional evidence regarding redress for those who disembarked at Singapore has been added to Appendix D. Likewise, a new appendix containing a compilation of five detainees' testimonials, one of which is Atushi Archie Miyamoto's personal accounts, has been included.