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Celebrating 175: Chiura Obata, Diary 1 from Topaz, circa 1943

Join the Archives of American Art and the Smithsonian Transcription Center throughout the next year as we celebrate the Smithsonian's 175th birthday! Explore the lives and worlds of 175 different US art world figures on their birthdays, one for each year since the Smithsonian's founding in 1846. Who was born on this day? In 1885, Chiura Obata. Note: this project contains text in Japanese. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document.

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Celebrating 175: Chiura Obata, Diary 2 from Topaz, 1943

Join the Archives of American Art and the Smithsonian Transcription Center throughout the next year as we celebrate the Smithsonian's 175th birthday! Explore the lives and worlds of 175 different US art world figures on their birthdays, one for each year since the Smithsonian's founding in 1846. Who was born on this day? In 1885, Chiura Obata. Note: this project contains text in Japanese. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document.

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Celebrating 175: Chiura Obata, Diary from Topaz and St. Louis Resettlement, circa 1943

Join the Archives of American Art and the Smithsonian Transcription Center throughout the next year as we celebrate the Smithsonian's 175th birthday! Explore the lives and worlds of 175 different US art world figures on their birthdays, one for each year since the Smithsonian's founding in 1846. Who was born on this day? In 1885, Chiura Obata. Note: this project contains text in Japanese. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document.

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