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Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 89-010

Pineau, Roger, 1916-1993

Roger Pineau Papers, 1966-1985

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Pineau, Roger, 1916-1993
Title: Roger Pineau Papers
Dates: 1966-1985
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 89-010
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

Roger Pineau was the Managing Editor of the Smithsonian Institution Press (SI Press) and an officer (retired) of the United States Navy. The Pineau Papers contain documentation on his curatorship of the Smithsonian exhibition "The Japan Expedition of Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry," held at the National Museum of Natural History in November-December 1968, and Pineau's editorship of the publication of Commodore Matthew Perry's journals from the expedition, "The Japan Expedition, 1852-1854: The Personal Journal of Commodore Matthew C. Perry" (SI Press, 1968). The accession contains copies of original Commodore Perry correspondence and journals, loan files concerning objects on loan for the exhibition, research files on Perry and the Japan Expedition, research files relating to public and private sources of Perry archival materials, and publication production files.

Descriptive Entry

Roger Pineau was the Managing Editor of the Smithsonian Institution (SI) Press and an officer (retired) of the U.S. Navy. The Pineau Papers contain documentation on his curatorship of the Smithsonian exhibition "The Japan Expedition of Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry, 1852-1854," held at the National Museum of Natural History in November-December 1968, and Pineau's editorship of the publication of Perry's journals from the expedition, The Japan Expedition, 1852-1854: The Personal Journal of Commodore Matthew C. Perry (SI Press, 1968).

This accession contains copies of original Commodore Perry correspondence and journals, loan files concerning objects on loan for the exhibition, research files on Perry and the Japan Expedition, research files relating to public and private sources of Perry archival materials, and publication production files.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 89-010, Roger Pineau Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Matthew C. Perry Exhibition and Publication Files

Chichi Jima, Bonin Islands - Research and Travel (1966)

Box 1 of 1

Copies of Perry journals (National Archives)

Box 1 of 1

Copies of original materials (letters, etc.)

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Ernst M. Cohn

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Yumi Goto

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Ed Hartenberger

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Samuel Elliot Morison

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Atiko Murakata (student)

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Research related

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence - Miscellaneous

Box 1 of 1

Early Japanese daguerreotypes (research)

Box 1 of 1

Event Invitation lists

Box 1 of 1

Film (State Department)

Box 1 of 1

Gifts Exchanged - U.S. to Japan

Box 1 of 1

Gifts Exchanged - Japan to U.S.

Box 1 of 1

Kanagawa Treaty (research)

Box 1 of 1

Loans - miscellaneous

Box 1 of 1

Loans/Research - Houghton Library, Harvard University

Box 1 of 1

Loans/Research - James Mitchell

Box 1 of 1

Loans/Research - National Archives (U.S.) (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

Loans/Research - Tokyo National Museum

Box 1 of 1

Loans/Research - U.S. Navy

Box 1 of 1

Loans/Research - Yale University

Box 1 of 1

Okinawa/Ryukus - Research

Box 1 of 1

Press Release - Japan venue

Box 1 of 1

Publication (Perry Journals) - Catalog illustrations

Box 1 of 1

Publication (Perry Journals) - Correspondence, memos, notes

Box 1 of 1

Publication (Perry Journals) - Illustrations and photos

Box 1 of 1

Publication (Perry Journals) - Illustrations: Takarabune (treasure boat)

Box 1 of 1

Publication (Perry Journals) - Productions issues

Box 1 of 1

Publication (Perry Journals) - Reviews

Box 1 of 1

Research - Correspondence between Carty and Denby (1922): Typescript

Box 1 of 1

Research - Information on Matthew Perry/Expedition to Japan

Box 1 of 1

Research - Ship Life (Japan Expedition)

Box 1 of 1

Research - William P. Heine (Expedition artist)

Box 1 of 1

Research - William Speiden (Expedition crew)

Box 1 of 1

Research and Travel - 1966 to Bonin Islands, Japan

Box 1 of 1

Secondary Literature (on Perry, Japan, Japan Expedition)

Box 1 of 1

Sources for Perry Materials - Miscellaneous

Box 1 of 1

Time/Life Publication "The US Overseas" - 1969 (Pineau article on Perry)

Box 1 of 1

Translations of Japanese documents

Box 1 of 1