Immigration and citizenship
Picture brides (11)
doc New Immigration Bill Ends Picture Brides (February 23, 1916) (ddr-densho-56-278)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 23, 1916, p. 4
doc Would Put Ban on Importation to U.S. Of Picture Brides (October 31, 1919) (ddr-densho-56-340)
The Seattle Daily Times, October 31, 1919, p. 9
doc Kay Kido Threw Her Trousseau Overboard to Become American (ddr-one-3-76)
November 5, 1953 issue of the Mt. Adams Sun, Volume XIX, Number 6. The newspaper contains an article on the front page titled "Kay Kido Threw Her Trousseau Overboard to Become American." The article is about the Kenjiro and Miyuki "Kay" Kida process for American citizenship and their experiences living in the United States.
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 18 (May 9, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-18)
Selected article titles: "Emotions Run High at House Hearing" (pp. 1, 7), "Reagan Administration Opposes Bill" (pp. 1, 7), "Internment Recalled in Calif. Desert" (pp. 1, 10), and "Scholar to Speak on Picture Brides' Story" (p. 2).
doc Picture Bride Leaves Hubby. He Asks U.S. to Deport Her. Oriental Maid Decides Her Spouse Won't Do -- Misrepresented Finances, She Says -- He Charges Trick to Enter Country. (January 22, 1920) (ddr-densho-56-347)
The Seattle Daily Times, January 22, 1920, p. 9
img Page of Hisa Nimura Horiuchi Scrapbook (ddr-densho-325-4)
Photographs of Hisa's kindergarten class in Florin, California. Ms. Whilhite also includes the history of Hisa's family.
doc Japanese Approve Elimination of Picture Brides (December 4, 1919) (ddr-densho-56-343)
The Seattle Daily Times, December 4, 1919, p. 18
doc Picture Brides Banned. Japanese Embassy Confirms Report Immigration Will Be Curbed. (December 21, 1919) (ddr-densho-56-346)
The Seattle Daily Times, December 21, 1919, p. 31