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Guide to the Karl Ichiro Akiya Papers TAM.236

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Tamiment Staff, 2004

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 05, 2021
Description is in English.

 Updated by Jacqueline Rider to include materials integrated from accession number 2017.074. Edited by Amy C. Vo to change legacy description about the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II  , December 2017 , January 2021

Container List

Series I: Subject Files, 1937-2002.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Abe, Yoshio (poet): Correspondence
1964
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Abraham Lincoln Brigade
1975-1985
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Abraham Lincoln Brigade
1986-1987
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Akiya, Hama and Sadataro (parents of Karl Akiya): Death Certificates and Documents
1964-1972
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Akiya, Matsuko (4th wife): Medicare Insurance
1995-1997
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Akiya, Matsuko: Personal Documents
1972-1995
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Akiya, Satoko: Correspondence
1945-1970
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Akiya, Satoko: Correspondence and Lists (Beekman Downtown Hospital)
1970
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Akiya, Satoko: Correspondence with Karl Akiya
1945-1970
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Akiya, Satoko: Medical Records
1970-1972
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Akiya, Satoko: Memorial Service and Condolence Cards
1971
Box: 1 Folder : 12 Akiya, Satoko: Writings
1940-1949
Box: 1 Folder : 13 Anti-Black Racism: Clippings, Press Release
1988
Box: 1 Folder : 14 Apartheid
1985
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Apartment Lease and Insurance
1954-1960
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Ariyoshi, Sawako: Correspondence
1960-1984
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Army Japanese Language School Reunion
Aug 1968
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Asian Pacific American Community Organizations and Resources
1983-1987
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Association of Black Social Workers Senior Center
1979-1987
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Atomic Bomb: Clippings, Correspondence, Writings
1950-1955
Box: 1 Folder : 21 Bank of Tokyo: Press Releases
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 22 Bank of Tokyo: Statements
1975-1979
Box: 1 Folder : 23 Biographical Material
1980-2002
Box: 1 Folder : 24 Book Index
1991-2002
Box: 1 Folder : 25 Book Index (photocopy)
1991-2002
Box: 1 Folder : 26 Book List (books donated to Fales Library
2003
Box: 1 Folder : 27 Bridges, Harry (National Maritime Union): Clippings
1986
Box: 1 Folder : 28 Chestnut, Elizabeth (daughter): Correspondence
1975-1985
Box: 1 Folder : 29 Chestnut, Elizabeth (daughter): Family Photos (photocopies), Clippings and Notes
1970-1996
Box: 1 Folder : 30 Chinese American Community: Chinese Progressive Association, Vincent Chin Case
1984-1987
Box: 1 Folder : 31 Chorus City (musical group): Clippings and Programs
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 32 Civil Rights: Clippings
1981
Box: 1 Folder : 33 Civil Rights: Clippings
1984-1985
Box: 1 Folder : 34 Civil Rights: Clippings
1995-1996
Box: 1 Folder : 35 Clippings
1947-1956
Box: 1 Folder : 36 Clippings
1958-1974
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Clippings
1978-1979
Box: 2 Folder : 2 Clippings
1992-1995
Box: 2 Folder : 3 Clippings: Ethnic Issues
1979-1980
Box: 2 Folder : 4 Clippings: Ethnic Issues
1981-1992
Box: 2 Folder : 5 Clippings: Hospice, Middle East, France
1984-1987
Box: 2 Folder : 6 Communist Party of the USA: Articles
1986-1987
Box: 2 Folder : 7 Correspondence: Autobiography
1994-1999
Box: 2 Folder : 8 Correspondence: Holiday Cards
1945-1971
Box: 2 Folder : 9 Correspondence: to Akiya
1957-1999
Box: 2 Folder : 10 Correspondence: to and from Akiya
1942-1996
Box: 2 Folder : 11 Films (American): Clippings
1951-1998
Box: 2 Folder : 12 Films (Japanese): Clippings
1952-1987
Box: 2 Folder : 13 Films (Japanese American): Clippings
1955-1972
Box: 2 Folder : 14 Financial Documents
1993-1996
Box: 2 Folder : 15 Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Commission: Founding Member Certificate
1997
Box: 2 Folder : 16 Grenada Invasion: Statements
1983
Box: 2 Folder : 17 Guernica (Picasso painting): Clippings
1981
Box: 2 Folder : 18 Hayashi, Tetsumaro (writer): Correspondence and Clippings
1972-1982
Box: 2 Folder : 19 Heart Mountain (concentration camp): Photo Exhibit
1997-1998
Box: 2 Folder : 20 Hitler, Adolf: Mein Kampf (published in newspaper format)
1939
Box: 2 Folder : 21 Hokubei Shimpo
1945-1959
Box: 2 Folder : 22 Hokubei Shimpo
1960-1979
Box: 2 Folder : 23 Hokubei Shimpo: Articles by Karl Yoneda, Senryu poems
1945-1972
Box: 2 Folder : 24 Immigrant Associations and Organizations
1982-1992
Box: 2 Folder : 25 Inoue Chamber Ensemble: Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemorative Concerts
1985-1987 , 1997
Box: 2 Folder : 26 Ishigaki, Ayako (activist and author): Clippings and Correspondence
1968-1987
Box: 3 Folder : 1 Japan Correspondence (column by Masao Matsumoto) (I)
1949-1950
Box: 3 Folder : 2 Japan Correspondence (column by Masao Matsumoto) (II)
1949-1960
Box: 3 Folder : 3 Japan Correspondence (column by Masao Matsumoto) (III)
1959-1974
Box: 3 Folder : 4 Japan Trips
1973-1980
Box: 3 Folder : 5 Japanese American Artists
1946-1985
Box: 3 Folder : 6 Japanese American Association of New York
1985-1986
Box: 3 Folder : 7 Japanese American Citizens League: The New York Scene (newsletter)
1974-1987
Box: 3 Folder : 8 Japanese American Counseling Center
1985-1987
Box: 3 Folder : 9 Japanese American First Generation (Issei): Clippings
1988-1998
Box: 3 Folder : 10 Japanese American Help for the Aging, Inc (JAHFA): Newsletters
1976-1985
Box: 3 Folder : 11 Japanese American Musicians: Clippings and Programs
1946-1980
Box: 3 Folder : 12 Japanese American News Corp: Correspondence
1946-1992
Box: 3 Folder : 13 Japanese American Performance Art: Clippings and Playbills
1950-1972
Box: 3 Folder : 14 Japanese American Social Services, Inc (JASSI): Newsletters
1982-1986
Box: 3 Folder : 15 Japanese American United Church
1974-1977
Box: 3 Folder : 16 Japanese American United Church: Tom Hayashi Memorial Vault (Satoko Akiya's interment)
1974
Box: 3 Folder : 17 Japanese Americans: Clippings (Hokubei Mainichi, New York Nichibei News)
1952-1986
Box: 3 Folder : 18 Japanese Artists: Clippings
1997-1999
Box: 3 Folder : 19 Japanese Celebrities: Clippings
1977-1980
Box: 3 Folder : 20 Japanese Celebrities: Clippings
1981-1995
Box: 3 Folder : 21 Japanese Communist Party: Clippings and Correspondence
1945-1962
Box: 3 Folder : 22 Japanese Communist Party: Clippings and Correspondence
1975-1984
Box: 3 Folder : 23 Japanese Communist Party: Clippings and Correspondence
1989-1991
Box: 3 Folder : 24 Japanese Communist Party: Satomi Hakamada Case
1971-1979
Box: 3 Folder : 25 Japanese Culture: Songsheets
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 26 Japanese History: Clippings (One Hundred Years of Japanese History series, Yomiuri News)
1986-1987
Box: 4 Folder : 1 Japanese Literature: Angel's Death (periodical)
1937
Box: 4 Folder : 2 Japanese Literature: Newspaper Clippings
1960-1994
Box: 4 Folder : 3 Japanese Literature: Reader's Digest Clippings
1961-1979
Box: 4 Folder : 4 Japanese Literature: Reader's Digest Clippings
1981-1995
Box: 4 Folder : 5 Japanese Literature: Senryu Poems
1938-1962
Box: 4 Folder : 6 Japanese Period Drama: Clippings
1990-1996
Box: 4 Folder : 7 Kawakami, Tamio (Japanese politician): Correspondence
1982-1986
Box: 4 Folder : 8 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku)
1928-1996
Box: 4 Folder : 9 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku) Alumni Association: Correspondence
1964-1990
Box: 4 Folder : 10 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku): Clippings
1940-1998
Box: 4 Folder : 11 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku): Correspondence with Alumni and Associations
1976-1988
Box: 4 Folder : 12 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku): Correspondence with Alumni and Associations
1989-1998
Box: 4 Folder : 13 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku): Memorial for Kitano Daikichi
1969-1996
Box: 4 Folder : 14 Kwansei Gakuin University (Kansei Gakuin Daigaku): Newsletter
1988-1999
Box: 4 Folder : 15 Linguistics: Japanese
1978-1979
Box: 4 Folder : 16 Linguistics: "Roots of Words" Clippings (column)
1986-1987
Box: 4 Folder : 17 Marxist-Leninist Literature
1985-1987
Box: 4 Folder : 18 Medical Expenses and Records (Prudential AARP Insurance)
1996
Box: 4 Folder : 19 New York Anti-Apartheid Coordinating Council
1985
Box: 4 Folder : 20 New York Bungei: Clippings
1947-1961
Box: 4 Folder : 21 New York Bungei: Clippings
1962-1986
Box: 4 Folder : 22 New York Bungei: Correspondence with Publisher in Japan
1997-1999
Box: 4 Folder : 23 New York Bungei: "Twelve Years History of New York Bungei"
1967
Box: 4 Folder : 24 New York City Housing Authority: St. Mary's Park Houses Application
1958-1971
Box: 4 Folder : 25 New York City: Resources
1978-1986
Box: 4 Folder : 26 New York Community Redress Celebration
1988
Box: 4 Folder : 27 New York Politics
1985-1987
Box: 4 Folder : 28 Nichibei Times: "California Documentary" (column)
1987
Box: 4 Folder : 29 Nichibei Times: "California Documentary" (column)
1988
Box: 5 Folder : 1 Nipponzan Myohoji (Peace Pagoda): Correspondence and Newsletters
1985-1986
Box: 5 Folder : 2 Obituaries (I)
1947-1998
Box: 5 Folder : 3 Obituaries (II)
1973-1994
Box: 5 Folder : 4 OCS News (Ornithological Journal): Clippings
1992-1996
Box: 5 Folder : 5 Okubo, Mine (artist): Clippings, Correspondence and Programs
1972-2001
Box: 5 Folder : 6 Philippines
1980-1989
Box: 5 Folder : 7 Politics: Clippings
1979-1980
Box: 5 Folder : 8 Politics: Clippings
1984-1985
Box: 5 Folder : 9 Politics: Clippings
1984-1986
Box: 5 Folder : 10 Political Activities
1979-1987
Box: 5 Folder : 11 Rainbow Coalition: Presidential Elections (Jesse Jackson)
1984-1988
Box: 5 Folder : 12 Redress
1971-1995
Box: 5 Folder : 13 Redress: Clippings
1978-1993
Box: 5 Folder : 14 Restaurant Information (New York City)
1970
Box: 5 Folder : 15 Retiree Club of Pan Am Northeastern Area, Inc
1977-1996
Box: 5 Folder : 16 Robeson, Paul: Clippings
1988
Box: 5 Folder : 17 Rosenberg Case
1975-1988
Box: 5 Folder : 18 Shibata, Shingo (Professor, Hiroshima University): Articles
1975-1999
Box: 5 Folder : 19 Shirai, Jack (Spanish Civil War Veteran): Flyer
1937
Box: 5 Folder : 20 Sooka Gakkai (religious organization): Notes
1959
Box: 5 Folder : 21 Soviet Union: News Clippings
1985-1987
Box: 5 Folder : 22 Statement of United States Citizen of Japanese Ancestry
circa 1942
Box: 5 Folder : 23 Sunami, Soichi (photographer): Correspondence
1971-1981
Box: 5 Folder : 24 Tamotzu, Chuzo (artist): Correspondence with Louise Tamotzu, Programs
1981-1986
Box: 5 Folder : 25 Tax Documents
1996-1997
Box: 5 Folder : 26 Theater: Clippings
1942-1950
Box: 6 Folder : 1 Topaz (Concentration Camp): Correspondence and Clippings
1941-1944
Box: 6 Folder : 2 Topaz (Concentration Camp): Correspondence with Sandra Taylor (University of Utah) re: Jewel of the Desert (book)
1984-1993
Box: 6 Folder : 3 United Farm Workers of America
1983-1985
Box: 6 Folder : 4 U.S. English (organization): Correspondence and Clippings
undated
Box: 6 Folder : 5 "U.S Foreign Policy and the World Today" (interview with Mae Ngai)
1986
Box: 6 Folder : 6 West Coast Japanese American Community
1973-1987
Box: 6 Folder : 7 World Economy: Clippings
1975-1976
Box: 6 Folder : 8 World Literature: Clippings
1972-1981
Box: 6 Folder : 9 World War II: Clippings
1990-1999
Box: 6 Folder : 10 Yamada, Mikio (writer): Correspondence
1978-1996
Box: 6 Folder : 11 Yamanaka, Michiko (writer): Correspondence and Clippings
1998-1999
Box: 6 Folder : 12 Yoneda, Karl and Elaine: Clippings and Writings
1973-1986
Box: 6 Folder : 13 Yoshida, Takashi: "Standing Loyally by the Flag: The Experience of People of Japanese Ancestry in New York" (typescript)
1997

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