Fading Footsteps of the Issei: An Annotated Check List of the Manuscript Holdings of the Japanese American Research Project Collection (1992)

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Editor: Yasuo Sakata

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ISBN-11: 978145070595

Categories: Bibliography; Education; Religion; History; Immigration and Migration; Japanese; Primary Sources



The Japanese American Research Project Collection (JARP), deposited in the Department of Special Collections of the UCLA Research Library, is the finest collection of primary sources in the United States on Japanese immigration history. Conducted under the sponsorship of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL), JARP was a socio-historical research project, which began in 1962 and lasted until 1972.


Table Of Contents


Part I. Annotated Check List

  • Personal Papers
  • Japanese Government Documents and Records
  • Oranizational Records And Papers
  • Japanese Associations
  • Prewar Japanese Socio-Cultural Organizations
  • Prewar Japanese Economic Organizations
  • Prewar Japanese Religious Organizations
  • Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)
  • Postwar Japanese American Organizations
  • Japanese Language Schools And Education of the Second Generations The Pacific War and Internment
  • Published Materials
  • Published Photographic Albums

Part II. Indices

  • Books Booklets and Pamphlets
  • Newspapers, Magazines, Church Bulletins and Dojin Zasshi
  • Names, Places, Subjects and Topics


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