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Guide to the Isaku and Emi Kida Papers TAM.165

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 08, 2016
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Maggie Schreiner to reflect updated administrative information. Edited by Andrea Kutsenkow and Megan O'Shea to reflect processing of collection and compliance with DACS  , March 2016.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kida, Emi, 1908-2001
Creator: Kida, Isaku, 1905-1996
Title: Isaku and Emi Kida Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1929-2002, undated
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1980-1990
Abstract: Isaku and Emi Kida were the publishers of the Hokubei Shimpo, later the  New York Nichibei, a Japanese and English newspaper published in New York, New York from 1945 to 1993. The collection contains partial business records for the  Hokubei Shimpo and the  New York Nichibei with Emi Kida’s personal papers making up the bulk of the collection. The collection dates are 1929-2002, with the bulk of the materials dating between 1983 and 1993. The majority of the collection is in English, although most personal and business correspondence is in Japanese.
Quantity: 6.0 linear feet in 5 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes, and 1 oversized folder in a shared box
Location note: Materials stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact at least two business days prior to research visit.
Language of Materials note: Materials are in Japanese and English.
Call Phrase: TAM.165