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Collection of Northeastern Colorado Japanese-Americans Materials

Identifier: SC040

Scope and Contents

This collection documents the history of Japanese Americans who lived in Logan and Sedgwick Counties, Colorado focusing primarily on Tomi and Minosuke Noguchi and their five daughters Tsune, Sugi, Yoshi, Kisa, and SuZan. T there is also information on the Inouye, Kinoshita, Kobayashi, Kosuge, Otsuka, Shimamoto, and Yoshimoto Families. Clippings about the Noguchi Family and a Northeastern Junior College program honoring Japanese-Americans of Northeastern Colorado are also included in this collection. Tsune and Yoshi Noguchi both graduated from Colorado State College of Education (now the University of Northern Colorado). Tsune Noguchi received a B.A. in 1940 and a M. A. in 1941; she taught fine arts at the college beginning in the fall of 1941. Yoshi Noguchi received a B.A. in Fine Arts in 1943.


  • 1976-1980
  • Existence: 1980-01-20


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the UNC University Libraries Archival Services Department at or 970-351-2854 for further information.


1 Box(es) (4 folders)


Family histories, newspaper articles and other material relating to an arts event honoring Japanese-Americans held in Sterling, Colorado in May 1979.


This collection is organized into the following series:

Series 1: Family Histories

Series 2: Clippings

Series 3: Program Material

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The Mirror, the University of Northern Colorado student newspaper (RG10 S1 F1)

Collection of Northeastern Colorado Japanese-Americans Materials
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Melissa Gurney Schultz
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

University Libraries
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639