Recreational activities

Japanese American communities organized group social activities such as family picnics and outings to the beach or to parks when the demands of work allowed. These activities gave hardworking families the chance to spend leisure time with their friends and neighbors.

Recreational activities (516)

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Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-20)
img Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-20)
Group outing to Mt. Rainier. Albert & Margaret Ouchi, Don Maeda.
Group of Issei hiking (ddr-densho-182-22)
img Group of Issei hiking (ddr-densho-182-22)
Group of Issei hiking on Mt. Rainier. Toyo and Teruzo Mimbu, Ouchi, Unknown.
Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-52)
img Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-52)
Family outing to Mt. Rainier. Albert, Frank, Margaret Ouchi.
Japanese Americans on an outing (ddr-densho-182-64)
img Japanese Americans on an outing (ddr-densho-182-64)
Family outing to Mt. Rainier. Ouchi, Mimbu, Maeda families.
Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-40)
img Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-40)
Group outing to Mt. Rainier. Mimbu, Ouchi, Maeda families, (Tanakas?).
Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-6)
img Japanese Americans hiking (ddr-densho-182-6)
Group outing to Mt. Rainier. Mimbu, Ouchi, Maeda families (Tanakas?).
Family outing in the mountains (ddr-densho-182-72)
img Family outing in the mountains (ddr-densho-182-72)
Family outing to Mt. Rainier. Albert & Margaret Ouchi, Bill Mimbu, Toyo Mimbu, Unknown.
Group of Issei hiking (ddr-densho-182-15)
img Group of Issei hiking (ddr-densho-182-15)
Group outing to Mt. Rainier. Toyo Mimbu, Kan Maeda.
Group of Issei hiking (ddr-densho-182-34)
img Group of Issei hiking (ddr-densho-182-34)
Group of Issei hiking on Mt. Rainier. Ouchi, Mimbu families.
Dance (ddr-one-1-99)
img Dance (ddr-one-1-99)
Black and white photographic negative of three unidentified couples dancing together at an informal dance, possibly a Sorelles (a high school social group) event.
Sitting on a wall (ddr-one-1-583)
img Sitting on a wall (ddr-one-1-583)
Black and white photographic print of four Nisei sitting on a wall next to a parked car, two additional Nisei are standing. From left to right: Shig Oka, Betty Nakashimada, Alice (Matsumoto) Ando, Frank Hirahara, Misty (Kiyomura) Takeoka, and Shig Yuzuriha. For negative, please see ONLC 4864 (ddr-one-1-636).
Dance (ddr-one-1-350)
img Dance (ddr-one-1-350)
Black and white photographic negative of unidentified couples dancing in front of large windows with blinds drawn.
Frank Hirahara at Multnomah Falls (ddr-one-1-576)
img Frank Hirahara at Multnomah Falls (ddr-one-1-576)
Black and white photographic negative of Frank C. Hirahara standing behind he Multnomah Falls sign with a waterfall in the background.
Walk along the Creek (ddr-one-1-580)
img Walk along the Creek (ddr-one-1-580)
Black and white photographic negative of a man and woman walking along a paved path next to the river the Multnomah Falls feed.
Record DJ (ddr-one-1-97)
img Record DJ (ddr-one-1-97)
Black and white photographic negative of Jayne (Katada) Furukawa at a record table with 78 rpm records. She and Oscar Murahashi are exchanging a record.
Fishing along the Columbia (ddr-one-3-93)
img Fishing along the Columbia (ddr-one-3-93)
Color photograph of four people fishing along the Columbia River.
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