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Creators:
Japanese Imperial Aviation Association
Dates:
bulk 1936
Size:
0.49 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of a 5.5 inch by 7.5 inch Japanese Aviation Vocabulary Reference Book, published in 1936 by the Japanese Imperial Aviation Association. This particular book was stamped as belonging to the Japanese Army Aviation Technology Research Office.

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Creators:
Strange, Edward Fairbrother, 1862-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
600 Items (illustrations)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2008.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Over 600 illustrations of Japanese prints, with the artists' names, subjects, date of sale, name of collection, etc., noted on the reverse of each illustration. Arranged and mounted in four boxes.

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Creators:
Yegi-Honten studio
Dates:
circa 1904
Size:
5 Mounted prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-35
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to the Japanese Red Cross Society (Nihon Sekijūjisha) of Tokyo, Japan, used in an exhibit at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1904. It includes images of the Hakuai Maru, a Red Cross Hospital ship; Japanese Red Cross Society relief staff aboard the ship; the Tokyo headquarters of the Red Cross Societ...

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Creators:
United States. Office of War Information
Dates:
1944
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

During bombing missions over Japanese-held territories in New Guinea and the Philippines during 1944, leaflets bearing Japanese characters were dropped by the US Army Air Corps, which were intended to demoralize the Japanese soldiers and induce them to surrender. This collection consists of one 4 by 6.5 inch leaflet, dropped by the US Army Air Corps on New Guinea and the Philippines during 1944.

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Creators:
United States. Office of War Information
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Before the atomic bombing missions of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, leaflets bearing illustrations and Japanese characters were dropped from the air by the US Army Air Corps to warn the Japanese populace. This collection consists of three bombing leaflets as well as a snapshot of Seymour Sylvan with his crew in front of his Boeing B-29 Superfortress.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Japanese Art
Dates:
1953-2000
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-310
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the curatorial activities of Harold P. Stern, assistant in research, 1951-1958; Associate Curator, 1958-1961; Curator of Japanese Art, 1961-1962; Acting Assistant Director, 1962; Assistant Director, 1963-1971; and Director, 1971-1977; and Ann Yonemura, Museum Specialist, 1976-1979; Assistant ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Japanese Art
Dates:
1991-2018
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by James T. Ulak, Curator of Japanese Art, 1995-2003; Chief Curator, 2002-2003; Deputy Director, 2003-2010; and Senior Curator of Japanese Art, 2010- . A large portion of the records document the Shimada Prize for distinguished scholarship in the history of East Asian art. Additional ...

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Creators:
Hōdō Takashima, Japanese
Tsuyao Segawa, Japanese
Dates:
1859
Size:
1 Page (51 cm x 53 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7155
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is an illustrated road map. It shows a "black ship" in the harbor and other types of watercraft. Colors indicate dwellings, fields, shrines, temples, and adjacent villages. An English label includes a brief note about Yokohama.

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Creators:
Caudill, William A.
Dates:
circa 1950 - circa 1965
Size:
24 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0306
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of Japanese material, including: 1. general material on Japanese society and culture; 2. Japanese culture and personality studies; 3. Japanese medicine and psychiatry; 4. family and child rearing; 5. hospital studies; 6. autobiography of a mental patient, 7. nurses study and other material, including 8. biographical material...

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Creators:
Hoopes, Thomas T., 1898-1981
Dates:
circa 1930 - circa 1970
Size:
2.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1983-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes writings, notes, and photographs. The great bulk of the collection concerns Japanese arms and armor, especially swords, but there are also a few photographs of arms and armor from Indian, Turkey, Persia, and Asia Minor. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of...

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