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Japanese American farmhouse (ddr-densho-9-27)
img Japanese American farmhouse (ddr-densho-9-27)
The Shiraishis' family dog, Chubbie, sits in front of their farmhouse.
Toyooka Farm (ddr-densho-258-13)
img Toyooka Farm (ddr-densho-258-13)
A view of the fields at Toyooka Farm with a large tree in the background. Caption below: "Toyooka farm."
Migrant farmworker (ddr-densho-15-28)
img Migrant farmworker (ddr-densho-15-28)
Norio Mitsuoka, age eighteen, was from Seattle. He is shown here picking onions. Mitsuoka made $1 a day and worked from sunrise to sunset.
Japanese Americans picking vegetables (ddr-densho-15-80)
img Japanese Americans picking vegetables (ddr-densho-15-80)
This farm may have belonged to a local Japanese American farmer.
Pleasant Beach Gardens (ddr-densho-34-68)
img Pleasant Beach Gardens (ddr-densho-34-68)
Pleasant Beach Gardens was operated by the Furuta family.
The Newell Star, Vol. III, No. 4 (January 25, 1946) (ddr-densho-284-114)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. III, No. 4 (January 25, 1946) (ddr-densho-284-114)
Selected article titles: "Jobs Available for Those Who May be Released" (pp. 1-2), "Express Appreciation of Cooperation Shown" (p. 1), and "N. J. Farm Reiterates Need for More Workers" (p. 2).