Tag Archive | photographs

Constitution: from the News Agency Photographs

This is the fifth in a series on the Japanese Constitution of 1947.  See also the Constitution Series.  The Constitution took effect on May 3, 1947 and is still in effect today.  As we approach the 70th anniversary of its enactment, we’ll share with you materials from the Prange Collection related to the drafting of […]

Robert P. Schuster Photographs

Robert P. Schuster was a medical equipment repair specialist for the Allied Forces during the Occupation of Japan.  This collection contains 738 photographs that were shot, developed, and captioned by Schuster.  The vast majority were taken in 1946 and document Schuster’s experience, both personal and professional, during his stay in Japan.   An inventory (PDF) […]