Hiroshima Tapestry from SHIGEMATSU Itsuzo

Zone d'identification


MS 157

Niveau de description



Hiroshima Tapestry from SHIGEMATSU Itsuzo


  • undated (Production)

Importance matérielle

1 cubic foot (1 box)

Nom du producteur


Notice biographique

Shigematsu was an ABCC-RERF researcher.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

This collection consists of a small tapestry measuring 32 inches long by 17.5 inches wide. Tapestry is a woven scene of "Atom-Bomb Dome" in Hiroshima. English language text on the upper left reads "The Peace Park with Atom-Bomb Dome." The language in the lower right reads "The City of Hiroshima. Tapestry measuring 32 inches long by 17.5 inches wide. Collection consists of one cubic foot (1 oversize box).

Subjects: Tapestry of modern Hiroshima

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Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

Open for research.

Accès physique

Materials are in excellent condition.

Accès technique

Conditions de reproduction

Some restrictions may apply.

Langue des documents

  • anglais

Écriture des documents

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Instruments de recherche


Éléments d'acquisition et d'évaluation

Historique de la conservation

Deed-3. The box containing this item was found in the archives stacks. It was labeled as a gift from "Dr. Shigematsu." Research in the archive records revealed that the donor is SHIGEMATSU Itsuzo.

Source immédiate d'acquisition

Control folder includes copy of thank-you from Elizabeth Borst White to KODAMA Kazunori, MD, for donation of the tapestry, 1995. Dr. Kodama apparently brought the tapestry in person on behalf of Dr. Shigematsu during a visit to Houston.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation


No accruals are expected.

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Notes spécialisées

  • Citation: Hiroshima Tapestry from SHIGEMATSU Itsuzo; MS 157; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

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Note de l'archiviste

Processed by Philip Montgomery, 2012


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