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Leroy C. Atkins, Jr. World War II Japanese Map collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0083

Content Description

This collection contains three World War II-era Japanese maps. Two of the maps are of Rota Island: one is of a factory location in Songsong and the other is of different island features with descriptions in Japanese. The third map is of a secret base (according to Google Translate).


  • Creation: circa 1944-1945


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.


3.0 Linear Feet (1 oversize folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition


Condition Description

Good. Some rips and tears and possible inactive bug damage.

Leroy C. Atkins, Jr. World War II Japanese Map collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA