img Mitsuwado salmon derby (ddr-densho-353-409)
The salmon derby winner was a king salmon weighing 68 lbs, caught by Mr. Takamura. The store's owner, Kinzo Asaba, is on the left. The Mitsuwado store was located at 522 Main Street in Seattle's Nihonmachi, or Japantown. The store sold a variety of items including books, records, record players, and fishing tackle.
img A group sitting together outside (ddr-densho-353-226)
Captioned: "Summer pleasures in the park."
img Group gathered in the back of a truck (ddr-densho-353-211)
Captioned: "Picnic at Richmond Beach."
img A group gathered on Lincoln Beach (ddr-densho-353-227)
Captioned: "Lincoln Beach in far-off West Seattle."
img Mitsuwado salmon derby (ddr-densho-353-407)
The salmon derby had a contest for the longest rainbow trout. The winning trout was a 26 inch, 7.5 pound fish caught in the Skykomish River by Yoshiro Osawa. Mitsuwado was located at 522 Main Street in Seattle's Nihonmachi, or Japantown. The store sold a variety of items including books, records, record players, and fishing tackle. ...
img Family gathered outside under tree with a photographer (ddr-densho-353-213)
Captioned: "Waiting for photographer to load the camera."
img A group on the beach at sunset (ddr-densho-201-924)
Caption in album: "Salt Water State Park / 1947 or 8."