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Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers, 1906-2016, bulk 1920-1990

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1906-1998
0.3 Linear feet
Box 1

Found here are biographical summaries and resumes, as well as vital records, documentation regarding Kuniyoshi's death, an address book, and records of the painting materials an formulas that he used. Also of note are his citizenship applications, travel records, and indentification documents regarding his status as a citizen of a foreign nation. There are two interviews of Kuniyoshi's widow, Sara Mazo Kuniyoshi, talking about the artist; one is a transcript and the other video recording. There is also some limited biographical material, such a resume, on Sara Mazo Kuniyoshi.
The material in this series is arranged in alphabetical order by folder title.
This series has been digitized in its entirety.
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Address Book, circa 1934-1949
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Biographical Information Compiled by Hirshhorn Museum, 1973
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2
Biographical Summaries, 1934-circa 1953
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Cemetery Records, 1953-1993
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4
Citizenship Application, 1946-1953
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5
Estate Tax, 1953
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Identification Records, 1906-1953
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Interview of Sara Mazo Kuniyoshi Talking About Yasuo Kuniyoshi for NHK Television, 1998
1 Videocassette
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Interview of Sara Mazo Kuniyoshi Talking About Yasuo Kuniyoshi for NHK Television (1998), Digital Video Recording, 2007
2.84 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER01
Interview Transcript of Sara Mazo Kuniyoshi Talking About Edith Halpert and Yasuo Kuniyoshi, 1992-1993
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9
Letterhead and Copy of Signature, circa 1950-1953
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10
Marriage Certificate and Records, 1933-circa 1935
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Memorial Speech, Guest Register and Condolence Cards, 1953
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Obituaries, 1953
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Painting Formulas and Materials, circa 1940-1991
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Sara Mazo Kuniyoshi Biographical Material, 1928, circa 1975
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Travel Permits, 1942-1945
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