Preliminary Inventory to the Kay I. Kitagawa Collection, 1938-1944

Processed by Hoover Institution Archives staff; machine-readable finding aid created by James Lake
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the Kay I. Kitagawa Collection, 1938-1944

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives staff
Encoded by:
James Lake
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Kay I. Kitagawa Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1938-1944
Collection number: XX005
Collector: Kitagawa, Kay I., collector
Extent:
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, memorabilia (1.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Military manuals, syllabi, exercises, and maps, used by the United States Military Intelligence Service Language School at Camp Savage, Minnesota, relating to the organization of the Japanese army and to the study of the Japanese language. Includes Japanese swords, rifle and bayonet.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Kay I. Kitagawa collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Japan.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.
Japan.
United States--Armed Forces.
United States. Military Intelligence Service Language School (Camp Savage, Minn.)


Container List

Box 1 , Folder 1

Japanese geography

Folder 2

Military intelligence (order of battle, misc.)

Folder 3

Orientation lectures (history of Japan, testing material, etc.)

Folder 4

Japanese language lessons

Folder 5

Japanese army structure

Folder 6

Kanji (book 2, 3) and Chiri (put out by the Military Intelligence Service Language School)

Box 2 , Folder 1

Japanese naval organization and installation syllabus, Camp Savage, Minnesota, 1943 September

Folder 2

Heigo (4 books) put out by the Military Intelligence Service Language School

Folder 3

Heigo Tokuhon (2 books) put out by the Military Intelligence Service Language School

 

memorabilia: 2 swords, 1 rifle, 1 bayonet