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Frank S. Fujii Segment 40 (ddr-densho-1000-8-40)
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Developing art as a vocation

This interview was conducted over two days due to electrical problems. The majority of the interview was completed on the second day, September 5.

Ayame Tsutakawa Interview I Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-94-23)
vh Ayame Tsutakawa Interview I Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-94-23)
A walk through the garden and artwork of husband, George Tsutakawa
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-142-29)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-142-29)
Moving away from commercial art, enrolling in painting courses at the University of Washington
Japanese glassworker cools down a cocktail glass with a fan (ddr-densho-299-67)
img Japanese glassworker cools down a cocktail glass with a fan (ddr-densho-299-67)
Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2057. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing glassware in Japan / After twisting, a Japanese worker at / the Hoya Glass Factory, Tokyo, Japan, / fans the stem of a cocktail glass to / cool it to prevent it from losing its / shape. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."
Japanese glassblower making a cocktail glass (ddr-densho-299-66)
img Japanese glassblower making a cocktail glass (ddr-densho-299-66)
Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2860. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing glassware in Japan: / A youthful employee at the Hoya Glass / Factory, Tokyo, Japan, uses a blowing / tube during the first stage of making / a cocktail glass. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."
George Tsutakawa sketching a portrait (ddr-densho-128-114)
img George Tsutakawa sketching a portrait (ddr-densho-128-114)
In this photograph George Tsutakawa, a world reknowned sculptor and painter, is sketching a portrait of a friend during a camping trip with the Tsutakawa Company.
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 61 (ddr-densho-1000-142-61)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 61 (ddr-densho-1000-142-61)
Collecting artifacts depicting racial stereotypes: influence on art
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 55 (ddr-densho-1000-142-55)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 55 (ddr-densho-1000-142-55)
Discussion of creation of other performance art pieces, public's reaction to the sometimes controversial themes
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-142-12)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-142-12)
Developing interest in drawing in elementary school; depicting issues of ethnic identity through early art
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-142-32)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-142-32)
Influence of UW art professors on painting style, mentored by Frank Okada
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 49 (ddr-densho-1000-142-49)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 49 (ddr-densho-1000-142-49)
Having excerpts of grandmother's diary entries translated; painting series "Minidoka"
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 37 (ddr-densho-1000-142-37)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 37 (ddr-densho-1000-142-37)
Becoming involved in the pop art movement; successfully pulling off a hoax regarding Andy Warhol for final presentation
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-142-54)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-142-54)
Becoming involved in performance art; creation of piece "7 Kabuki Plays Project"
Japanese glassworker making a bowl (ddr-densho-299-65)
img Japanese glassworker making a bowl (ddr-densho-299-65)
Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2855. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing of glassware in Japan: / With painstaking care a Japanese employee / at the Hoya Glass Factory, Tokyo, Japan, / fashions a glass bowl. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."
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