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Guyo Tajiri Collection



The Guyo Tajiri Collection consists of photographs, correspondence, and documents chronicling the life of Tsuguyo "Guyo" Marion Okagaki Tajiri and her husband Larry Tajiri. Photographs cover Guyo Tajiri's life and family from infancy through adulthood. The letters and documents highlight Guyo and Larry Tajiri's work running the Pacific Citizen from 1942 to 1952, Guyo's help in the 1971 efforts to have Iva Toguri pardoned, and Guyo's second career as an educator in Berkeley, California.



Black and white photographic prints, color slides, and documents


Courtesy of the Tajiri Estate, Densho