Overview of the Ronald S. Anderson papers

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Collection Summary

Title: Ronald S. Anderson papers,
Dates: 1929-1980
Collection Number: 86021
Creator: Anderson, Ronald S. (Ronald Stone)
Collection Size: 15 manuscript boxes, 4 oversize box, 2 motion picture films (11.9 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, bulletins, reports, photographs, slides, phonotapes, and motion picture film, relating to education in Japan before and after World War II, and to postwar educational policy of the Allied military government in Japan. Includes numerous autobiographies written in English by Japanese secondary school students, 1932-1934.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ronald S. Anderson papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1986.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

American educator; secondary school teacher in Japan, 1929-1935; United States civil education officer, Kinki region, Japan, 1946-1949.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, writings, bulletins, reports, photographs, slides, phonotapes, and motion picture film, relating to education in Japan before and after World War II, and to postwar educational policy of the Allied military government in Japan. Includes numerous autobiographies written in English by Japanese secondary school students, 1932-1934.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Education--Japan.
Japan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
Military government.
Japan--Social conditions.
Students--Japan.
Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers. Civil Information and Education Section.
Motion pictures.