Michio and Aveline Kushi Collection, 1960-1997 (bulk 1970-1989)
Kushi, Michio 1926-
Kushi, Aveline 1923-
29 cu. ft.: 88 boxes
Most of the materials document the 1970s-1980s, the Macrobiotic philosophies of Michio Kushi, and the philosophies of George Oshawa. Audio- and videotapes record lectures about macrobiotics.
Series 4: Includes cookbooks.
Series 5: Photographs include silver gelatin black-and-white prints and color prints--especially captioned snapshots which document the family and friends of the Kushis. Albums contain photographs of Kushi Foundation events, students, staff, activities.
Michio and Aveline Kushi Macrobiotics Collection, 1960-1997. Archives Center, National Museum of American History
New Age Movement
1997.3165 (NMAH Acc.)
1999.3026 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research use on site, by appointment
Gloves required with unprotected photographs
Series 3: Kushi Institute, Subseries 3.4: Patient files are restricted and Subseries 3.8.2: Audio Tapes, Consultations are restricted