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Finding Aid for the Noboru Murakami Papers, 1929-1941
2010  
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Description
Noboru Murakami was born ca. 1889 in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. He arrived in the United States in 1907. Subsequently, he served as Secretary of the Japan Hotel and Apartment Association of Southern California prior to World War II. Mr. Murakami died ca. 1959. The collection consists primarily of diaries (1929, 1933-38 and 1940-41) related to the life of Noboru Murakami. It also includes letters from relatives in Japan (ca. 1936-41) and other miscellaneous papers (13 items). The entire collection is in Japanese.
Background
Murakami was born ca. 1889; a native of Hiroshima Prefecture, he arrived in the United States in 1907; served as Secretary of the Japan Hotel and Apartment Association of Southern California prior to World War II; died ca. 1959.
Extent
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.