Tag Archive | magazines

Featured magazines published in Miyazaki Prefecture

This post is Part XIII in a continuing series on a portion of the Prange magazine collection that is now available in digital form onsite at the National Diet Library of Japan (NDL). (See the series in Featured Magazines.)  In this post, we are featuring magazines published in Miyazaki Prefecture. 暖地農學. [2号(1948年10月)]. (Call No. D-85) Danchi Nogaku/暖地農學 is […]

Prange Collection materials in JICC Exhibition

The Prange Collection is excited to announce that six of its baseball-related magazines will be included in an exhibition at the Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC), the Embassy of Japan, in Washington DC. The exhibition celebrates the 2018 Major League Baseball All-Star Game coming to Washington DC this summer.  For detailed information, please visit […]

The Oscars in 1948

It’s Oscar night!  Here’s a little film trivia — Do you know which film won for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Oscars in 1948? Seventy years ago, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences held the 20th Academy Awards.  That year, “The Farmer’s Daughter” (1947)  was nominated in several categories.  Loretta […]

Featured magazines published in Ishikawa Prefecture

This post is Part XII in a continuing series on a portion of the Prange magazine collection that is now available in digital form onsite at the National Diet Library of Japan (NDL). (See the series in Featured Magazines.)  In this post, we are featuring magazines published in Ishikawa Prefecture. 超然. [53号(1948年10月)].  (Call No. C-182) Chozen/超然 was published […]

Featured magazines published in Shimane Prefecture

This post is Part XI in a continuing series on a portion of the Prange magazine collection that is now available in digital form onsite at the National Diet Library of Japan (NDL). (See the series in Featured Magazines.)  In this post, we are featuring magazines published in Shimane Prefecture. どうどがわ. [1949年2月] (Call No. D-223) 千鳥. [3号([1948年]] (Call […]

Featured magazines: celebrating 10 posts!

Did you know that we have already published 10 posts featuring magazines in the Prange Collection from different prefectures?  All of the Prange magazines are available on microfiche at the University of Maryland, the National Diet Library of Japan (NDL), and elsewhere.  The magazines that we’ve selected to showcase are now available in digital form […]

Featured magazines published in Nagasaki Prefecture

This post is Part X in a continuing series on a portion of the Prange magazine collection that is now available in digital form onsite at the National Diet Library of Japan (NDL). (See the series in Featured Magazines.)  In this post, we are featuring magazines published in Nagasaki Prefecture. 同志. [1号(1949年3月)] (Call No. D-295) The […]