Preliminary Inventory to the Kay I. Kitagawa collection
Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Library and Archives Staff
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
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Title: Kay I. Kitagawa collection
Date (inclusive): 1938-1944
Collection Number: XX005
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material:
2 manuscript boxes, memorabilia
(1.8 Linear Feet)
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.
Kitagawa, Kay I.
United States. Military Intelligence Service Language School (Camp Savage, Minn.)
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives
The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual
or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
[Identification of item], Kay I. Kitagawa collection, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Kitagawa, Kay I.
box 1, folder 2
Military intelligence (order of battle, misc.)
box 1, folder 3
Orientation lectures (history of Japan, testing material, etc.)
box 1, folder 4
Japanese language lessons
box 1, 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
box 2, folder 2
Heigo (4 books) put out by the Military Intelligence Service Language School
box 2, folder 3
Heigo Tokuhon (2 books) put out by the Military Intelligence Service Language School
memorabilia: 2 swords, 1 rifle, 1 bayonet