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    The references below feature the strengths of CRL's holdings. Links point to more detailed descriptions in our catalog, and where available point to digital version of the content or digitized finding aids for microfilm. Collecting in this area continues through the purchase programs.

    Corporate Annual Reports

    Eigyo hokokusho shusei.
    Yushodo Fuirumu Shuppan
    1890-1945

    GUIDE: Eigyo hokokusho shusei. [Dai 1-shu] : maikurofuirumuban : kaisetsu shurokusho somokuroku. B-34624 Eigyo hokokusho shushi sosakuin : Dai 1-shu-dai 4-shu : maikurofuirumuban. B-34628 These are collected annual reports of 917 companies in Japan, 1890-1945.

    Catalog Record · Guide
    Eigyo hokokusho shusei.

    GUIDE: Eigyo hokokusho shushi. Dai 4-shu : maikurofuirumuban : shurokusho somokuroku. B-34627 Eigyo hokokusho shushi sosakuin : Dai 1-shu-dai 4-shu : maikurofuirumuban. B-34628 This series includes reports of 3,057 companies.

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    Eigyo hokokusho shusei.
    Yushodo Fuirumu Shuppan
    1890-1945

    GUIDE: Eigyo hokokusho shushi. Dai 2-shu : maikurofuirumuban : kaisetsu shurokusho somokuroku. B-34625 Eigyo hokokusho shushi sosakuin : Dai 1-shu-dai 4-shu : maikurofuirumuban. B-34628 This second series includes annual reports of 304 companies before 1945, and supplements to 150 companies in the first series.

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    Eigyo hokokusho shusei.
    Yushodo Film Publications

    GUIDE: Eigyo hokokusho shushi. Dai 3-shu : maikurofuirumuban : shurokusho somokuroku. B-34626 Eigyo hokokusho shushi sosakuin : Dai 1-shu-dai 4-shu : maikurofuirumuban. B-34628 These are collected annual reports of major companies in Japan, including the reports of 831 companies; this series contains supplements to the first and second series.

    Catalog Record

    Education

    Gakan Kumamoto kyoiku no hensen.
    Ishikawa, Matsutaro, 1926-
    Daiichi Shobo
    Catalog Record
    Gunma-ken Kitakanra-gun kyoikushi
    Sasamori, Takeshi Gunma-ken Kitakanra-gun Kyoikukai
    Daiichi Shobo
    Catalog Record
    Hokkaido Sapporo Shihan Gakko gojunenshi.
    Yamamoto, Umeo Irie, Hiroshi, 1932-
    Daiichi Shobo
    Catalog Record
    Hyogo-ken kyoiku shi : hangaku, gogaku, shijuku, terakoya hen
    Hyogo-ken Kyoikukai
    Daiichi Shobo
    Catalog Record

    Government Documents

    British Foreign Office : Japan correspondence
    Great Britain. Foreign Office
    Scholarly Resources
    1856-1945

    Includes content from PRO class FO 46 (1856-1905) and FO 371 (1930-1940, 1941-1945).

    Catalog Record · Guide
    Choya-kyubun hoko.
    Naikaku Bunko (Japan)
    Yushodo Film Publications

    This is a collection of 1,083 documents and other historical materials covering the foundation of Tokugawa feudal government, the origins of Ieyasu's family and the events leading to the establishment of the Shogunate and to Ieyasu's death.

    GUIDE: Choya-kyubun hoko. Kan'ei shoka keizuden kaisetsu saimoku sakuin. [Annotation, guide and index for Choya-kyubun hoko and Kanei shoka keizuden.] B-22856

    Catalog Record
    Fuken tokei
    Yushodo Film Publications
    1873-1912

    This is the Collection of the statistical annuals of the respective prefectures in Japan for Meiji era, 1873-1912. The collection of annuals for the Taisho and Showa eras is continued in Taisho Showa nenkan fuken tokeisho shusei.

    GUIDE: Meiji nenkan fuken tokeisho shusei : maikurofuirumuban : shurokusho somokuroku. B-34673

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    Japan. Dajo ruiten.
    Kindai Shiryo Kenkyukai
    Kindaishiryokenkyukai
    1867-1885

    GUIDE: Japan. Dajo ruiten, Kobun ruiju somokuroku. [Table of contents for the Classified compilation of the Cabinet's archives of Japan, 1867-1885.] B-2493 This set reproduces 1,172 volumes of the classified and indexed compilation of the day-by-day journal of the Meiji government from 1867-1885. The documents cover official developments relating to politics, economy, agriculture, commerce and industry, education, and religion, including decisions, decrees and details of the deliberations.

    Japan. Gaimusho. Archives in the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tokyo, Japan, 1868-1945.
    Japan. Gaimusho
    1868-1945

    This is a selection from the archives in the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, chosen on the basis of relevance to events leading to the Pacific War. 

    • BM series: Biographical material. 6 reels.
    • MT series: Correspondence and communications between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its officials, 1868-1926 (Meiji-Taisho period). 804 reels.
    • P series: Papers of Parliamentary Vice-Minister Tadeo Matsumoto. 76 reels.
    • S series: Correspondence and communications between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its officials, 1926-1945 (Showa period). 722 reels.
    • SP series: Special studies. 185 reels.
    • TEL series: Telegrams. 164 reels.
    • TR reels: Treaties. 13 reels.
    • UD series: Unindexed documents. 52 reels.
    • WT series: Documents of the International Military Tribunal. 94 reels

    GUIDE: Uyehara, Cecil H. Checklist of Archives in the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tokyo, Japan, 1868-1945, microfilmed for the Library of Congress, 1949-1951. D-9464

    Catalog Record · Guide
    Japan. Kokkai. Sangiin. Kokkai kaigiroku.
    Japan. Kokkai. Sangiin
    Catalog Record
    Japan. Kokkai. Shugiin. Kokkai kaigiroku.
    Japan. Kokkai. Shugiin
    1947-1972

    These are the Proceedings of the National Diet of Japan, 1947-1972. The set includes the proceedings of the House of Representatives and Councilors for the 1st through the 69th sessions.

    Japan. Teikoku Gikai. Kizokuin. Kizokuin tsujokai giji sokkiroku.

    GUIDE: Reference Folder #55 Kizokuin tsujokai giji sokkiroku is the Proceedings of the Imperial Diet of Japan, 1890-1947. These proceedings are filmed with Shugiin tsujokai giji sokkiroku. Together, these comprise the proceedings of the House of Peers and the House of Representatives for the 1st-92nd sessions of the Diet. An index to the proceedings appears on reel 86.

    Japan. Teikoku Gikai. Shugiin. Shugiin tsujokai giji sokkiroku.

    These proceedings are filmed with Kizokuin tsujokai giji sokkiroku. Together these are the proceedings of the House of Peers and the House of Representatives for the 1st-92nd sessions of the Diet.

    Taisho Showa nenkan fuken tokeisho shusei.
    Yushodo Film Publications
    1913–41

    Microfilm reproductions of approximately 4,550 vols. of statistical annuals of the prefectures of Japan during the Taisho and Showa eras (covering 191341).  Titles in this series are organized by individual prefectures (Aichi, Hokkaido, Kyoto, Tokyo, etc.).

    Catalog Record

    Government Publications - U.S.

    Confidential U.S. diplomatic post records : Japan [1914-1941].
    United States. National Archives and Records Service Federal Records Center (U.S.)
    University Publications of America
    1914-1941

    GUIDE: Lester, Robert. Confidential U.S. diplomatic post records. Japan [1914-1941] : guide. B-39290

    Catalog Record
    Records of the Department of State relating to political relations between the United States and Japan, 1910-1929.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1910-1929

    GUIDE: Diplomatic records : a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications. There is also a descriptive pamphlet for this set.

    Catalog Record
    Records of the Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1910-1929.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1910-1929

    GUIDE: Diplomatic records : a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications. There is also a descriptive pamphlet for this set.

    Catalog Record
    Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1930-1944.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1930-1944

    GUIDE: U.S. Dept of State. Guide to Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1930-1944 : decimal file 894. D-16669 Guide to Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1930-1949 : decimal file 894. E-8127

    Catalog Record
    Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1945-1949.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1945-1949

    GUIDE: Guide to Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1930-1949 : decimal file 894. E-8127

    Catalog Record
    Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1950-1954.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1950-1954

    GUIDE: Guide to Records of the U.S. Department of State relating to the internal affairs of Japan, 1950-1954 : decimal file 794, 894, and 994. E-8126

    Catalog Record
    U.S. Dept. of State. Diplomatic instructions of the Department of State, 1801-1906.
    U.S. National Archives
    1801-1906

    GUIDE: Diplomatic records : a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications.

    Catalog Record
    U.S. Dept. of State. Notes to the foreign legations in the United States from the Department of State, 1834-1906.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1834-1906

    GUIDE: Diplomatic records : a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications.

    Catalog Record
    U.S. Dept. of State. Records of the Department of State relating to political relations between China and Japan, 1930-1944.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1930-1944

    GUIDE: Diplomatic records : a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications

    Catalog Record
    U.S. Dept. of State. Records of the Department of State relating to political relations between Japan and other states, 1910-1929.
    United States. Dept. of State
    U.S. National Archives
    1910-1929

    GUIDE: Diplomatic records : a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications. There is also a descriptive pamphlet for this set.

    Catalog Record

    Great Britain. Parliamentary Papers

    British parliamentary papers: Japan
    Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
    Irish University Press

    This reprint set includes a selection of 19th century papers and reports dealing with Japan. Committee reports and Command papers are included as well as House of Lords committee reports that were communicated to the House of Commons.

    Catalog Record
    Great Britain. Foreign Office. Confidential print, Japan, 1859-1957
    Great Britain. Foreign Office
    Public Record Office
    1859-1957
    Catalog Record

    International Military Tribunal for the Far East

    Court papers, journal, exhibits, and judgments of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East.
    International Military Tribunal for the Far East
    U.S. National Archives
    1900-1948

    This set covers the period 1900-1948. Reel contents and introductory note at beginning of each reel.

    Catalog Record

    Newspapers

    Asahi shinbun. (Tokyo, Japan)
    Sept. 1940-
    Catalog Record

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