Occupation 1945-1951


Metalware shop in Takasaki, 1949


Finding Aids for Materials on the Allied Occupation of Japan compiled by the National Diet Library of Japan.


The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration


The Gordon W. Prange Collection The contents of the Prange Collection once constituted the files of the Civil Censorship Detachment (CCD), an operating unit of the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers. (SCAP) Press, Pictorial and Broadcast Division. Between 1945 and 1949, the CCD was responsible for reviewing all Japanese publications to identify violations of the Code for the Japanese Press.

*Yenching library holds a complete set of magazines and newspapers of the Prange collection in microform.

GHQ film records list リスト映像で見る占領期の日本

MacArthur Memorial Library & Archives

Joseph Berry Keanan Digital Collection : comprised of manuscript materials and photographs of the US procecutor of the Japanese War Crimes Trial.


Gerald & Rella Warner Japan Slide Collection 567 color slides from the personal collection of US State Department official Gerald Warner and his wife Rella Warner. The great majority were produced between 1947 and 1951, during the US Occupation of Japan.


55年体制の形成 Establishment of 1955 system

Yoshida & Hatoyama

国会会議録検索システム Complete minutes of the Diet sessions since the first in May 1947.

日本銀行金融研究所論文検索 Full-text search for reseach papers published by Bank of Japan.

国会内の演説 大蔵大臣・財務大臣