Overview of the Inawashiro collection

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Title: Inawashiro collection
Date (inclusive): 1938
Collection Number: 2017C48
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: Japanese
Physical Description: 1 oversize box (1.5 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Governmental records of land use allocation in Inawashiro-cho, Yamagun, Fukushima-ken, Japan.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


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Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2017.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Inawashiro collection, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Scope and Content of Collection

Reorganization of arable land recorded in Showa 13 (1938) in Inawashiro-cho, Yamagun, Fukushima prefecture. 耶麻郡猪苗代町 耕地整理図. Government records of allocation of arable lands in Inawashiro in former Aizu Wakamatsu (an important location from which Japanese American immigrants came). An area was also recommended for evacuation by the United States after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in 2011.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Land tenure -- Japan

box 1

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