A menu for those searching history of Japan's former colonies.
Overseas Editions of Asahi Shimbun from 1935 to 1945 can be searched and viewed from the date of publication. An image of the actual page from the time is viewable via a PDF file.
In the screen to the right, click on an operational function you want to know more about to link to an explanation of it.
【Note】 Overseas Editions are optional contents for users of Kikuzo II Visual.
Date of Issue
It is possible to designate the date by clicking on the "Date" box. By checking "From" , "To" and "Only" boxes, you can limit the search date.
Date of Issue Search
This displays a list of issues based on date of issue. It is possible to view date of issue, Prefectures, newspaper image and thumbnail images of each page.
Under the initial setting, all overseas editions are covered in the search.
Check marks can be removed to designate a specific search region, such as only Taiwan.
Number of headlines
You could choose the number of headlines shown on a single page between 50 to 100. The original setting is 50 headlines
You could arrange the sequence of the headlines. The original setting is the oldest article to be shown on the top of the list. You could either choose the original setting or list the oldest headline available on the top of the list.
Using the calendar, it is possible to specify which date to search.