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MSS 2019-11

Occupation of Japan Collection of Newspapers, 1946-1951


WWII incomplete of daily newspapers published in Tokyo, during the American occupation: 1946 -1951.

7 Cubic Feet (10 oversized flat archival boxes)

Scope & Contents

This collection comprises an incomplete set of the Nippon Times (1946-1951) and some issues of the Pacific Stars & Stripes (1946-1951). It consists of single issues and of bound volumes of the Nippon Times. Some of the bound volumes were disbound. January, April-June of 1946 are missing.

The library received very few issues of the Pacific Stars & Stripes. Some of these in very fragile condition.

Collection Description

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    This collection was donated by Christopher Kolawoski, Director of the MacArthur Foundation in 2019.

    Materials Specific Details

    This collection is housed at Ivy Stacks, an off-site storage facility. Contact Law Special Collections to request these records for review at the Law Library: