Church-run schools

Buddhist and Catholic churches ran nursery schools attended by Japanese American children, as did neighborhood Protestant churches. In Seattle, the Maryknoll Catholic school was a prominent institution in the community.

Church-run schools (79)

79 items
Mr. Jiro Omata and Mrs. Tsune Lee (ddr-csujad-8-59)
doc Mr. Jiro Omata and Mrs. Tsune Lee (ddr-csujad-8-59)
Oral history interview with Mr. Jiro Omata and Mrs. Tsune Lee. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: FCPL Omata, Mr Jiro and Lee, Mrs Tsune
Mrs. Shinobu Mikami (ddr-csujad-8-41)
doc Mrs. Shinobu Mikami (ddr-csujad-8-41)
Oral history interview with Mrs. Shinobu Mikami. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: FCPL Mikami, Mrs Shinobu
Exterior of building (Maryknoll) (ddr-densho-330-109)
img Exterior of building (Maryknoll) (ddr-densho-330-109)
Caption on Slide says: 1923 Seattle Procure Angle View 16th & E. Jefferson St
Group of boys around table in Maryknoll (ddr-densho-330-128)
img Group of boys around table in Maryknoll (ddr-densho-330-128)
Image is of a photograph in a photo album. Caption bellow photo says: Refreshments
Sunday School (ddr-one-1-92)
img Sunday School (ddr-one-1-92)
Black and white photographic negative of Sunday School class. Students work on coloring project with adult teachers, image of Buddha hangs on wall. Class not taught at the Oregon Buddhist Church, exact location is unknown.
Aya Uenishi Medrud Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-213-4)
vh Aya Uenishi Medrud Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-213-4)
Transferring to a Catholic elementary school, being given the name Mariagnes
Michiko Frances Chikahisa Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-347-12)
vh Michiko Frances Chikahisa Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-347-12)
Japanese as primary childhood language

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