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Kanichi Asakawa
Birth: Dec. 20, 1873
Fukushima, Japan
Death: Aug. 11, 1948
Wardsboro
Windham County
Vermont, USA

Historian. He became a graduate of Dartmouth and the Yale Graduate School. As a member of the Yale faculty, he became the first Japanese professor at a major university in the United States. He dedicated himself to serving as a bridge between the United States and Japan to promote amicable relations. Some of his remains are also interred at Konjiki cemetery at his hometown of Nihonmatsu, Fukushima, Japan. (bio by: Warrick L. Barrett) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Miriam Asakawa (1879 - 1913)*
 
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Burial:
Grove Street Cemetery
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
Record added: Feb 17, 2003
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Kanichi Asakawa
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