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Japanese Instrument of Surrender, 1945-09-02

Identifier: 2017.046.1.5 OVRSZ

Scope and Contents

From the Item:

Reproduction of the official Instrument of Surrender, translation, proclamation, and 4 offical Navy photographs of the Doolittle Raid and Surrender.


  • Event: 1945-09-02

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.


8 pages (Facsimile of the Japanese Instrument of Surrender signed at Tokyo Bay, Japan on the second day of September, 1945. Accepted ....for the United States, Republic of China, United Kingdom and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, and in the interests of the other United Nations at war with Japan.... Includes facsimile of the signed Proclamation by Emperor Hirohito and translations of same.) : Printed in black ink on cream-colored paper. ; 50.9 x 35.6 cm

Language of Materials

Multiple languages

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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