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Japanese Soldier's World War II Photograph Album, 1939-1946

Title
Japanese Soldier's World War II Photograph Album, 1939-1946
ID
MS 00091
Extent
1.2 Linear Feet
Scope and Contents
About 150 photographs within an album of images likely taken in Manchuria under Japanese occupation.  Most of the images are of Japanese soldiers posing in full dress uniform or of Japanese soldiers conducting work.  Included are also many photographs of Japanese women and children happily posing for the photographer.   There are no combat photographs but a couple that show a tank rolling down the street of a town and one of a town burning in the distance.
Subjects
Japan--History, Military--1868-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Japan
Languages
Japanese

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
09/24/2016.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Purchase- The Book Shop.
Preferred Citation
Japanese Soldier's World War II Photograph Album, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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