On Wednesday, October 22, the Prange Collection hosted its annual Open House. This year, the event was used as an opportunity to officially welcome the new Curator of the Prange Collection, Dr. Yukako Tatsumi, to the UMD Libraries and to the broader campus community. In addition, original materials from the Prange Collection were exhibited, and University Archives displayed materials from the Gordon W. Prange Papers. As a part of a short program, remarks were made by the following people:
- Patricia Steele, Dean of the UMD Libraries
- Seung-Kyung Kim, Director of Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS)
- Bernard Cooperman, Director of the Miller Center for Historical Studies
- Mamoru Fujimoto, DC representative of National Diet Library of Japan
For the report from Open House 2013, see this post.