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Prange Collection materials are now accessed in the Maryland Room

Starting today, Prange Collection materials will only be accessible in the Maryland Room on the 1st floor of Hornbake Library North. If you have any questions, please contact us. See the links below to instructions for requesting materials.   How to create a user account [blog post] How to request materials [blog post] How to search for materials […]

Charles L. Kades papers are now in the Internet Archive!

We are pleased to announce that the Charles L. Kades papers are now available in the Internet Archive.  The papers are searchable and downloadable.  Check them out!

Prange Collection materials to be accessed in the Maryland Room

Starting on August 28, 2017, all Prange Collection materials will be accessed in the Maryland Room on the 1st floor of Hornbake Library North. If you have any questions, please contact us.

A new brochure is here!

The Prange Collection renewed its brochure!   The Japanese version is coming soon….

Prange Collection launched Instagram account!

We’re pleased to announce that the Prange Collection launched Instagram accounts.  Please follow us! English Account Japanese Account

Featured Gift Collection – Lois Beno Photographs and Oral Histories

In April 2014, Irish Jordan contacted the Prange Collection about a Japanese comic book, Toranku Kozo by Kaneso Masutaro. that her grandmother, Lois Beno (1922 – 2016), had given to her.  The Prange Collection staff soon learned that Beno had acquired the book while she was in Japan during the Occupation.  Already the repository for […]

Newly Acquired Gift Collection: Addition to the Justin Williams Sr. Paper

Justin Williams Sr. was Chief of the Legislative Division (later known as the Parliamentary and Political Division) of GHQ/SCAP during the Occupation of Japan. The Justin Williams, Sr. Papers provide an unequalled view of parliamentary, political and constitutional change in Japan after World War II. In 2016, Justin Williams Jr., Justin Williams Sr.’s son, donated several additional […]