Kokusai Shashin Joho (the International Graphic)
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of twelve issues of Kokusai Shashin Joho – “The International Graphic” Magazine from 1927-1931. Kokusai Shashin Joho, first published in 1922, documents current event photography in Japan and around the world. Each issue consists of photography, art prints, and larger fold-out prints. Included in one of the issues is the “Enthronement Pictorial Special Number” documenting Emperor Hirohito’s ascension to the throne. Collection is mostly in Japanese, with some English captions.
- Kokusai Jōhōsha (Organization)
Language of Materials
Magazines are mostly in Japanese, but do contain some English captions.
.5 Linear Feet (12 issues; 1 box unprocessed)
- Inventory of the Kokusai Shashin Joho (the International Graphic) Collection
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description