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Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-530)
img Little league football team banquet (ddr-densho-114-530)
This awards banquet was held in 1953 to honor the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee sponsored International Fighting Irish football team, which finished first in its league. In this photo two young footballers are receiving inspirational player awards from the coach.
The Northwest Times Vol. 4 No. 77 (September 27, 1950) (ddr-densho-229-246)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 4 No. 77 (September 27, 1950) (ddr-densho-229-246)
"Soldier Brides Bill Passage Places ADC in Unwanted Role of Lonely Hearts Club" (p. 1), "Claims Payments Expected Soon" (p. 1), "McCarran Ignores Veto of Walter Bill, Assures Solon of New Legislation" (p. 2).
Marianne West Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-120-9)
vh Marianne West Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-120-9)
Entering into interracial marriage, facing negative reactions

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Jim Akutsu Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-2-7)
vh Jim Akutsu Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-2-7)
Ethnic diversity among friends growing up

Interview was conducted over two days because of delays caused by technical difficulties.

Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-9-5)
vh Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-9-5)
Prewar relationship with those outside the Japanese American community, attitudes and levels of acceptance
Sam Ogo Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-193-4)
vh Sam Ogo Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-193-4)
Meeting people of other ethnicities while growing up

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.

Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-138-16)
vh Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-138-16)
Feeling uncomfortable when witnessing segregation in the South

William Toshio Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was interviewed individually on November 14, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct their own family history ...

Mara Mihara Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-194-3)
vh Mara Mihara Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-194-3)
Description of childhood neighborhood, ethnic make-up

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.

Harvey Watanabe Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-102-4)
vh Harvey Watanabe Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-102-4)
Relations between Japanese and Italian immigrants: tasting spaghetti for the first time
Toru Sakahara - Kiyo Sakahara Interview II Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-77-41)
vh Toru Sakahara - Kiyo Sakahara Interview II Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-77-41)
Working with multiethnic community coalitions

This interview was conducted over two days at the Sakaharas' home.

Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-142-9)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-142-9)
Ethnic identity in elementary school: playing "Kill the Jap" game with neighborhood children
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-170-6)
vh Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-170-6)
Interaction with non-Japanese Americans: schoolmates, church members, neighbors
Archie Miyatake Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-299-30)
vh Archie Miyatake Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-299-30)
Interactions with African Americans who had moved into Little Tokyo during the war

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views ...

Red Cross promotion with a Japanese girl and a white girl holding flags (ddr-densho-259-277)
img Red Cross promotion with a Japanese girl and a white girl holding flags (ddr-densho-259-277)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "Two girls sitting on a packing crate. The Caucasian girl is holding a Japanese doll and 2 American flags; the Japanese girl is holding a package and 2 Japanese flags. I don't know what this Red Cross promotion represents. The picture appears to be too recent to be a publicity shot ...
Northwest Enterprise article:
doc Northwest Enterprise article: "Lessors, Custodians Close Japanese Apartment, Hotel Rooms to Negro" (ddr-densho-35-163)
Full headline: "Lessors, Custodians Close Japanese Apartment, Hotel Rooms to Negro. U.S. Evacuates Seattle Japanese; Lessors, Custodians Evacuate Negroes."
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