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Register of the Valentine F. Morozoff papers
2014C18  
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Description
Correspondence writings, financial records, personal documents, and photographs, relating to the Russian community in Japan. Includes papers of other Russians resident in Japan.
Background
Valentine Fedorovich Morozoff was a Russian émigré in Japan and president of the Russian Emigrants Society in Kobe, Japan. His important contribution to the Russian refugee colony was to clarify their legal status in Japan as stateless citizens under Japanese protection. Morozoff was also a successful businessmen, who became famous promoting chocolates, candies, and other Western style confection as part of Japan's new urban culture in the 1950s.
Extent
3 manuscript boxes, 3 oversize box (3.5 linear feet)
Restrictions
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Availability
The collection is open for research. The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.