Relates to activities of the No. 1 Aerodrome Construction Squadron of the Royal New Zealand Air Force in constructing airfields in Malaya for the defense of Singapore from October 1941 until the unit's evacuation in February 1942 following the Japanese invasion of Malaya. Includes text and reproduction of photographs.
Correspondence, writings, memoranda, and printed matter, relating to the history and culture of China, contemporary politics and government in China and Taiwan, and East Asian studies in the United States. Consists primarily of letters from the American historian Thomas A. Metzger to R. H. Myers, and draft and published writings by T. A. Metzger.
Correspondence, speeches and writings, diaries, and notes, relating to the history and culture of China, Chinese political thought, political conditions in China and Taiwan, American relations with China and Taiwan, and East Asian studies in the United States.
Relates to activities of the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund in promoting child health and welfare in Asia, and to activities of the Population Council in promoting birth control in East Asia.
Speeches and writings, correspondence, dispatches, memoranda, reports, studies, and printed matter, relating to American foreign policy in East Asia, especially with regard to China, Korea and Japan; American foreign relations with Indonesia and Australia; the Vietnamese War; and international population problems and American governmental population policy.
Drafts, reports, correspondence, newsletters, and printed matter, relating to the World War II campaigns of General Douglas MacArthur in the Pacific, the Richard Sorge espionage case, the anti-communist movement in the United States, Cold War defense needs of the United States, and Japanese rearmament. Sound use copy of sound recording available.
Series of reports relating to European and Far Eastern area study programs at the University of California, the University of Chicago, Harvard University, Cornell University, the Carnegie Institute of Technology, and Grinell College. Edited by William N. Felton.
Correspondence, newsletters, memoirs, and audiovisual material, relating to activities of the 40th Bomb Group in the China-Burma-India and Pacific Theaters during World War II, and to subsequent activities of veterans of the group. Includes photocopies of histories of other World War II American bomb groups.
Project to compile anthropological information on peoples of the Pacific Islands and East Asia. Notes, photographs, and extracts from printed sources, relating to the people of the Bonin and Izu Islands, the Carolines, Hokkaido, the Kuriles, the Marianas, the Marshalls, Micronesia, Burma, Siam, Indonesia, Nauru, the Ryukyus, and Formosa. Compiled in preparation for Allied military government administration in these areas.
Writings, correspondence, reports, studies, press releases, legal documents, printed matter, and photographs, relating to post-World War II Allied military government in Korea and Japan; political, social and economic conditions in Korea; Korean-American relations; education in East Asia, especially South Korea and Taiwan; the Panama Canal and the Panamanian-American treaty of 1978; and the divestment of land from the Isthmian Timber Company by the Panamian government.
Correspondence, American Red Cross reports, card files on individuals, club membership lists, and printed matter, relating to the personal experiences of former residents of East Asia, as reported in the monthly newsletter, The Far Easterner; and to Japanese internment camps, 1941-1942.
Teleprinter dispatches, December 7, 1941, relating to the attack on Pearl Harbor; and background reports, 1940-1941, relating to conditions in Europe and the Far East during World War II, and to the censorship policies of various countries.
Speeches and writings, correspondence, notes, printed matter, and photographs, relating to Japanese-American relations, post-World War II Japanese politics, the Vietnamese War, and American foreign policy in the Far East. Papers date mainly from the period of Emmerson's retirement.