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Finding Aid for the Noboru Murakami Papers, 1929-1941
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  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Noboru Murakami Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1929-1941
    Collection number: 2010
    Creator: Murakami, Noboru
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Noboru Murakami was born ca. 1889 in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. He arrived in the United States in 1907. Subsequently, he served as Secretary of the Japan Hotel and Apartment Association of Southern California prior to World War II. Mr. Murakami died ca. 1959. The collection consists primarily of diaries (1929, 1933-38 and 1940-41) related to the life of Noboru Murakami. It also includes letters from relatives in Japan (ca. 1936-41) and other miscellaneous papers (13 items). The entire collection is in Japanese.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Noboru Murakami Papers, Japanese American Research Project Collection (Collection 2010). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Murakami was born ca. 1889; a native of Hiroshima Prefecture, he arrived in the United States in 1907; served as Secretary of the Japan Hotel and Apartment Association of Southern California prior to World War II; died ca. 1959.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists primarily of diaries (1929, 1933-38 and 1940-41) related to the life of Noboru Murakami. Also includes letters from relatives in Japan (ca. 1936-41) and other miscellaneous papers (13 items).
    The entire collection is in Japanese.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Murakami, Noboru--Archives.
    Japanese American Research Project (University of California, Los Angeles).
    Businessmen--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
    Japanese Americans--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
    Letters.
    Diaries.

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