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Preliminary Inventory of the Japanese Modern History Manuscript Collection
2004C32  
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  • Accruals
  • Scope and Content Note

  • Title: Japanese modern history manuscript collection
    Date (inclusive): circa 1868-1989
    Collection Number: 2004C32
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: Japanese
    Physical Description: 96 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes (38.4 linear feet)
    Abstract: Manuscripts, ephemeral printed matter, and maps, relating to various aspects of Japanese history, including Nagano prefecture local government during the Meiji period; the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895; pre-World War II domestic affairs; the post-World War II American occupation; the International Military Tribunal for the Far East; adoption of a constitution; political conditions; elections; agriculture; communism; labor; public safety issues; Ryukyu issues; and the U.S.-Japan Security Treaty. Collected by the Hoover Institution East Asia Library.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace. East Asia Library.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    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.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Japanese modern history manuscript collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired.

    Accruals

    Increments may have been received since this finding aid was prepared. Please check Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat  to find the full extent of the collection.

    Scope and Content Note

    Manuscripts, ephemeral printed matter, and maps, relating to various aspects of Japanese history, including Nagano prefecture local government during the Meiji period; the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895; pre-World War II domestic affairs; the post-World War II American occupation; the International Military Tribunal for the Far East; adoption of a constitution; political conditions; elections; agriculture; communism; labor; public safety issues; Ryukyu issues; and the U.S.-Japan Security Treaty. Collected by the Hoover Institution East Asia Library.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace. East Asian Collection.
    Agriculture--Japan.
    Chinese-Japanese War, 1894-1895.
    Communism--Japan.
    Elections--Japan.
    Japan--Economic conditions.
    Japan--Foreign relations.
    Japan--History--20th century.
    Japan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
    Japan--Politics and government--20th century.
    Japan--Social conditions.
    Labor movement--Japan.
    War crime trials--Japan.