Race and racism
This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.
Mrs. Kurose was undergoing treatment for cancer and required frequent breaks and medication to help her with pain management.
Joseph Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, William Toshio Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was also interviewed individually on October 9, 2002.Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct ...