Finding Aid for the Noboru Murakami Papers, 1929-1941

Japanese American Research Project (JARP) Collection
Processed by UCLA Library Special Collections staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library Special Collections
UCLA Library Special Collections staff
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2001
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Noboru Murakami Papers, 1929-1941

Japanese American Research Project (JARP) Collection

Collection number: 2010

UCLA Library Special Collections

UCLA Library Special Collections staff



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • UCLA Library Special Collections staff
  • UCLA Library Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
UCLA Library Special Collections staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2008
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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 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 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 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 Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Preferred Citation

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

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233210 

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.

Related Material

Japanese American Research Project Collection of Material about Japanese in the United States (Collection 2010)  . Available at UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

Container List

 

Murakami Papers 1929-1941

Physical Description: 0.5 linear ft.
 

Diaries and Correspondence

Physical Description: 0.5 linear ft. (9 diary books and correspondence)
Box 130

Diaries. 1929, 1933-1938 and 1940-1941

Physical Description: (9 diary-books)
Box 130

Letters received from relatives in Japan and other miscellaneous papers. ca. 1936-ca. 1941

Physical Description: (13 items)