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Chiura Obata papers, 1891-2000, bulk 1942-1945

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Series 6:Printed Material, 1901-circa 1906, 1925-2000
0.8 Linear feet
Box 2, OV 5

Printed material includes exhibition announcements, catalogs, magazines, newspapers, and clippings, and calendars. Noteworthy items include copies of TREK, which were published by Japanese Americans incarcerated at Topaz; material from the War Relocation Authority; a copy of the 1948 Sierra Club Base Camp; printed material related to Miné Okubo; and copies of Topaz Moon: Chiura Obata's Art of Internment.
For the most part, the contents of this series are arranged by publication type such as books, exhibition catalogs, magazines, newspapers clippings, etc. However, there are a few folders which are arranged by subject, which reflect the order in which they were arranged when donated to the archives.
The bulk of this series has been digitized. Materials which have not been digitized include blank pages, and duplicates. In some cases, exhibition catalogs and other publications have had their covers, title pages, and relevant pages digitized.
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Book - The Four Immigrants Manga: A Japanese Experience in San Francisco, 1904-1924 by Henry Kiyama, 1999
2
25
Book - The Second Generation Problem: Some Suggestions Toward Its Solution by Roy Hidemichi Akagi, 1926
2
26
Book - Sierra Club Base Camp, 1948
2
27
Book - Topaz Moon: Chiura Obata's Art of Internment, Edited with Text by Kimi Kodani Hill, 2000
2
28
Book - University of California - In Memoriam, 1978 September
2
29
Calendar With Reproductions of Chiura Obata Work, 1996
2
30
University of California Engagement Calendar with Paintings by Chiura Obata, 1948
2
31
Exhibition Announcements, circa 1930-1953
2
32
Exhibition Catalogs, 1925-1933
2
33
Exhibition Catalogs, 1933-1934
2
34
Exhibition Catalogs, 1935
2
35
Exhibition Catalogs, 1936-1942, 1952
2
36
Magazines and Journals, 1934-1939
2
37
Magazines and Journals, 1943-1948
2
38
Magazines and Journals - California Monthly, 1938-1939, 1945
2
39
Magazines and Journals - TREK, 1942-1943
2
40
Newspaper Clippings, 1901-1903
OV 5
1
Newspaper Clippings, 1932-1940
2
41
Newspaper Clippings, 1942-1945
2
42
Newspaper Clippings, 1942-1945
OV 5
2
Newspaper Clippings, 1946-1987
2
43
Newspaper Clippings, 1946-1987
OV 5
3
Printed Material on 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, circa 1906
2
44
Printed Material on Charles Christian Nahl and Nahl Family, 1937
2
45
Printed Material on Miné Okubo, 1972-1978
2
46
Printed Material on Miné Okubo, 1965-1966
OV 5
4
Printed Material on Forced Relocation and War Relocation Authority Publications, 1934, 1942-1945
Includes a typed copy of Americans in Concentration Camps by Harry Paxton Howard from the September 1942 issue of The Crisis. Also included is New Homes for the Issei, 1945, a WRA publication, in Japanese.
2
47
Printed Material on Forced Relocation and War Relocation Authority Publications, circa 1978-1995
2
48

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