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Year: 1948

A Correspondent Returns to the United States after WWII

This is an article about a correspondent dispatched to United States for the first time after returning to Japan fo...

Source: Mainichi Shimbun

Published 03/15/2021

Community

Year: 1948

New York Japanese American Directory 1948-1949

New York Japanese American Directory was published targeting Japanese Americans and the Japanese living in New York...

Published 03/15/2021

Business

Year: 1952

JNTO's First Overseas Office Opens in New Yorkfice

The first overseas office of the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) was established by the Japanese governm...

Source: JNTO (Japan National Tourism Organization)

Published 03/15/2021

Culture & Sports

Year: 1953-1955

New York Baseball Teams in Japan

In June 1953, New York Giants president Horace Stoneham accepted an invitation from Shodi Yasuda, president of the ...

Source: Baseballhall.org; PASTIME (National Baseball Hall of Fame)

Published 03/15/2021

Community

Year: 1953

TEA PARTY TO WELCOME PRINCE AKIHITO

On September 16, 1953, Prince Akihito visited New York City on his return to Japan from England where he attended t...

Source: Hokubei Shimpo, New York handbook

Published 03/15/2021

Business

Year: 1954

Photos of Head Office of Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas) in NY (1954, at the time of establishment)

The photo of the establishment of Head Office of Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas) in NY in 1954

Source: Mitsubishi Corporation

Published 03/15/2021

Business

Year: 1958

Toyota Begins Exporting Automobiles to the U.S.

Toyota began exporting cars to the United States for the first time in 1958. Pictured here are first generation T...

Published 08/19/2021

Community

Year: 1958

1958 THE NEW YEAR’S EVE DANCE PARTY

JAA’s New Year’s Eve party has been held annually since 1957. It was organized by the JAA Nisei Committee to “creat...

Source: JAA Dance Party Flyer

Published 03/15/2021

Others

Year: 1960

Materials for the Exhibition of the Tokyo/New York Sister City Cooperative Relationship 50-Year Anniversary “Photo and Document About the 50-year Tokyo/New York Sister City Exchange”

On February 29, 1960 (Showa 35), the City of Tokyo and New York City entered into a cooperative sister city relatio...

Source: Tokyo metropolitan government

Published 03/15/2021

Community

Year: 1960

JAPAN-U.S. CENTENNIAL

May 21st, 1960 – “Keiro-kai, which commemorated the Japan-U.S. Amity Agreement Centennial” was held at the Hotel Ed...

Source: New York Nichibei

Published 03/15/2021

Business

Year: 11/12/1966

Japan Airlines Inaugural Tokyo-New York Flight

Japan Airlines (JAL) launched the first commercial flight route between Tokyo and New York (Tokyo-Honolulu-San Fran...

Source: Japan Airlines

Published 08/18/2021

Media

Year: 1967

“Japan-U.S. Relay” and Muhammad Ali (Video)

Composer Toshiro Mayuzumi relayed a satellite broadcast from a studio in New York to Tokyo under the title of "Japa...

Source: Provided by Nippon Television

Published 03/15/2021