Tag Archive | Tokyo

An exhibition at Nerima Shakujikoen Furusato Museum

Nerima Shakujikoen Furusato Museum/練馬区立石神井公園ふるさと文化館 and Tokyo Metropolitan Archives are co-sponsoring an exhibition, “独立70周年-練馬区誕生への軌跡, ” narrating the 70 years history of Nerima ward.   It will be held at Nerima Shakujikoen Furusato Museum between June 24 through August 15, 2017.  Several newspapers from the Prange Collection will be used for the panels. (Click the image to […]

Featured Publication: Selection of Tokyo Metropolitan Historical Resources [Tokyo Metropolitan Archives: March 2015]

This book explores the reform and evolution of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government in postwar Japan by showcasing a wide array of documents and images issued from 1947 to 1950. It consists of the following three sections: (1) administration activities, (2) 1947 local election results, and (3) the inauguration of Special Wards of Tokyo, which were […]