Rosie Maruki Kakuuchi Collection

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Manzanar National Historic Site
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The Rosie Maruki Kakuuchi Collection is comprised of photographs from Rosie Maruki and her family's experiences primarily during World War II at the Manzanar concentration camp, California. Materials include snapshots of family members and friends in camp as well as some postwar photos of the family in Los Angeles and immigration documents from Rosie's Issei parents.

1918-1947

1942-1945

Manzanar National Historic Site

Courtesy of Manzanar National Historic Site and the Rosie Maruki Kakuuchi Collection

161 Objects

Group of women in front of a car (ddr-manz-10-1)
img Group of women in front of a car (ddr-manz-10-1)
Original caption: "Gazelles 1942. Teruko Kuwata, Kimi Okubo, Pee Wee Kusunoki, Fujiko Takahashi, Grace. Front - Nellie Lujan, Florence Nemoto, Rosie Maruki, Heme Hashimoto."
Signed photograph of a woman sitting in a chair (ddr-manz-10-5)
img Signed photograph of a woman sitting in a chair (ddr-manz-10-5)
Handwritten note on front: "To my darling, Always yours, Gracie, 1943."
Signed photograph of a woman (ddr-manz-10-7)
img Signed photograph of a woman (ddr-manz-10-7)
Original caption: "Yoneko Yamamoto, Santa Monica, CA." Handwritten note on front: "To Gracie, Most sincerely, Yone."
Portrait of a woman (ddr-manz-10-8)
img Portrait of a woman (ddr-manz-10-8)
Original caption: "Gertrud Smith, Jefferson HS, Los Angeles, CA."
Signed photograph of a woman on a porch (ddr-manz-10-9)
img Signed photograph of a woman on a porch (ddr-manz-10-9)
Original caption: "Susie Takemoto Fukuzaki. Grand Junction, Colorado." Handwritten note on front: "Dearest Grace, Love, Suzie."

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