The DDR will be down for planned maintenance on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 12:00PM (noon) PST until 2:00PM PST. Densho websites and will also be unavailable during this time; however, you will still be able to visit our blog and find other information about Densho at our main website, We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please email questions or comments to [email protected]


Kurose Collection



The Kurose collection (1930s-1950s) consists of photographs, documents, and objects from the personal family collection of Akiko Kurose, who was interviewed by Densho in 1997.



8 photographic prints, black and white


Courtesy of the Kurose Family Collection

Copyright restricted
Copyright restricted