• Our Archive

    Since its foundation more than 40 years ago, Soshisha has kept gathering not only specialized documents related to lawsuits and movements and organizations, but also public speeches, local newspapers, pictures, documentaries, research essays and publications regarding Minamata disease.
    Today, Soshisha's Archive contains more than 200'000 items available for research purposes.

    Usage fee

    Help us to look after priceless documents

    As no-profit association, we ask you a little contribution to help us in maintaining the Archive as well as to make possible the acquisition and organization of future documents. In exchange we will let you look through a huge selection of items.


    ■Usage fee: 315¥/ item

    ■Further expenses (expedition, copy, etc.)


    Take a look!

    (Sorry, it's Japanese)


    For more information send an email to info@soshisha.org