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Hiratsuka Collection

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This collection contains photographs and documents from the family of Densho narrator Margaret Junko Morita Hiratsuka.The collection includes Ms. Hiratsuka's father's photos from the Santa Fe internment camp, New Mexico, as well as written testimonials from his friends and family asking for his release.

c.1910s-1940s

c.1910s-1940s

10 photographic prints, black and white; 10 documents

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Courtesy of Margaret Hiratsuka

Copyright restricted
Copyright restricted

20 Objects

Group photo in Santa Fe (ddr-densho-200-1)
img Group photo in Santa Fe (ddr-densho-200-1)
Extreme right, back row, Shinjiro Morita. Front second left, Kikuzo Uyeminami.
Tennis team (ddr-densho-200-3)
img Tennis team (ddr-densho-200-3)
Front, second from right: Shinjiro Morita.
General Takeshita's funeral (ddr-densho-200-5)
img General Takeshita's funeral (ddr-densho-200-5)
Photo taken by the Jackson Studio. Shinjiro Morita: second row, fourth from left.
Music students (ddr-densho-200-6)
img Music students (ddr-densho-200-6)
Piano students of Michiko Morita, violin students of Fumiko Morita. Margaret Morita Hiratsuka: front row, third from right.
Music students (ddr-densho-200-7)
img Music students (ddr-densho-200-7)
Piano students of Michiko Morita, violin students of Fumiko Morita. Margaret Morita Hiratsuka: front row, third from right.

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