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English (some Icelandic)
Paul P. Anspach, 1917, 32-40
Board of Foreign Missions, 1923-28
Subject Files, 1917-70
American President Lines, 1941
Annual Field Reports, 1917-37
Articles from periodicals, c. 1939
Applications and Permits
Baggage claims and shipping receipts, 1941
Bank Accounts and General Receipts
Japan Lutheran Theological College and Seminary, 1970
Baptism Record Book, 1918-30
Bills, receipts, financial statements, 1932-52
Blueprints of a church, n.d.
Church matters (English language)
Church matters (Japanese language)
Conference of Fellowship of Christian Missionaries in Japan, 1940
Convention of Japan Lutheran Church, 1937
Steinun Johannesdottir Hayes Biography, c. 1950
Inventory of House, 1938
Japan Lutheran Church, Committee for Promotion of Self Support, c. 1935
Japan Lutheran Church Rules and Regulations, n.d.
Japanese Language documents, n.d.
Japanese Language publications
Japanese Language Service Book, 1929, 1940
Japanese Students Christian Association in North America, 1937-39
East Kobe Lutheran Church, c. 1930-35
West Kobe Lutheran Church, c. 1928-40
Kobe Union Church Building Project, 1925-37
Lake Nojiri Summer Resort, 1921-40
Ledger Book, 1937-39
Missionaries Mutual Aid Association of Japan, 1915, 1927
National Christian Council Bulletin, 1938-40
National Lutheran Council News Bureau, 1929, 31-39
Notes, handwritten or typed
Newspaper articles (Japanese and English)
Newspaper articles: Thorlaksson's return to Japan for Expo '70, 1970
Pan-American Japanese Christian Congress, 1939
Record Books on Church Members (?)(Japanese), c. 1919-20
Sermons in Japanese, 1925-34
Service Book, handwritten in Japanese, n.d.
Student Volunteer Movement 11th Convention, Buffalo, 12/31-1/32
Sunrays (Bible lesson cards), 1905
Thorlaksson, Biographical Sketch, c. 1972
Tsuboike (lawyer), n.d.
J.M.T. Winther Memorial Service, 1970
Writings, articles, addresses, 1917-40
Japan Lutheran Mission
Japanese Language (the history of a city ?)
New Testament (Icelandic), 1903
Martin Luther (Icelandic), 1883
Prayer Book (Icelandic), 1918
Service Book (Japanese), 1916
Services of Song for Christmas and Flower Sunday, n.d.
Stanley's Expedition (2 in Icelandic), 1890, 1891
Sumarian Tablets in the Imperial University, Kyoto, 1928
Colegrove, Kenneth: reprints of series of articles, 1929-41
Foreign Missions Conference Journals, 1919-22
Handbook of Foreign Missions, Lutheran Church, 1921, 29, 39, 40
Japan Lutheran Bulletin, 1/37 (3 copies)
Japanese language periodical
Rules for Missionaries, Lutheran Church, Japan, 1920, 23
Selkirk Weekly Record, "Japan in Agony", 9/21/23
Single copies: Bjarmi, 1931; Buddhist Missionen, 1926; The Christian Graphic, 1934
Tanker Tog Toner, 1932-37
Tokyo Gazette; 8/37, 2/39, 5/40
Jon Bjarnason Academy, 1931
Foreign Languages in Japan, 1929
Freemasonry in Japan, 1941
Grace Cathedral, San Francisco (poems), n.d.
The Icelandic Lutheran Synod, 1885-1935
Japanese Language pamphlets
1 plaster relief of Martin Luther
1 copper negative, Japanese women
1 box glass negatives: pictures of the life of Christ (some with Japanese captions)
1 box glass negatives: Japanese & English language hymns (?)
1 printing block for a Japanese hymn
Card Index, c. 1930
Names, addresses and other information; Japanese language
S.O. Thorlakkson (identified in small group shots), ca. 1926
West Kobe Lutheran Church, 1935
Groups of people, Meetings, identified, ca. 1919-40
Places, Churches, identified, ca. 1920's
Mounted photographs, identified, dated
Individuals, small groups, unidentified, n.d.
Groups, Meetings, unidentified, n.d.
Places, Churches, unidentified, n.d.
Rural and farm scenes, unidentified, n.d.
Japanese Destroyer, caption in Japanese, n.d.
Negatives, unidentified, n.d.
Professional published sets: The sets have been broken and are not in order, though numbered. The sets are accompanied by lists with numbered captions corresponding to numbers on the photographs. Color tinted.
Professional published set: Yusaki and Shirahama Spa
Lutheran Church, West Kobe, ca. 1935
Kobe, color tinted
Janice James School
Female missionaries and missions (Japan, Africa, India)
Leper Hospital of the Resurrection of Hope
Nagoya, some color tinted
Tokyo, some color tinted
Tokyo Higher Commercial School, color tinted
Biwako, color tinted
Various Japanese scenes, English captions, color tinted
Hakone, color tinted
Mt. Fugi, some color tinted
Single cards of various places, some color tinted
Churches, identified in Japanese
Various scenes identified in Japanese, some color tinted
Korea (Keijo), identified in English, color tinted
Scenes of Korea with English captions
C.P.S.S. Empress of Asia
Single cards: Chicago, Vancouver B.C., Iceland (?)
Empty envelopes for photographs and postcards
Postcards with correspondence, various scenes and dates, in Japanese and English