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Guide to the Shizuko Yamamoto Papers MSS 235

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Creator: Yamamoto, Shizuko, 1924-
Source - dnr: Snyder, Kezia
Title: Shizuko Yamamoto Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1965-2010
Abstract: The collection consists of materials Shizuko Yamamoto created and gathered throughout her career as a shiatsu practitioner and macrobiotic specialist. Materials include research files, notebooks, conference and workshop packets, photographs, correspondence, recipes, clippings, books, magazines, pamphlets, patient files, audio and video recordings. The collection primarily consists of Yamamoto’s books and research files pertaining to shiatsu, macrobiotics, yoga, and alternative, non-Western healing methods. The materials date from 1965 to 2010.
Quantity: 33 Linear Feet in 26 record cartons, 7 card boxes, 2 manuscript boxes, 1 flat box, and 1 flat file folder.
Quantity: 47 videocassettes (vhs)
Quantity: 22 audiocassettes
Quantity: 2 sound discs (cd)
Quantity: 2 videodiscs (dvd)
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact fales.library@nyu.edu at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials primarily in English, with some materials in Japanese.
Call Phrase: MSS 235