Photographs taken by Frank C. Hirahara during the post-war resettlement years in Portland, Oregon. This collection includes over 1500 photographic prints, negatives, and 35mm color slides along with personal artifacts and other historical records. These newly discovered images focus on missing facets of Portland’s Japanese American community from 1948 - 1954, as well as Hirahara’s award winning artistic work as a board member of the Oregon Camera Club and a member of the Photographic Society of America and the Portland Photographic Society.
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Over 1500 photographic prints, negatives, 35mm color slides along with personal artifacts and other historical records.
Oregon Nikkei Endowment; Portland, Oregon
Courtesy of Frank C. Hirahara Collection, Oregon Nikkei Endowment
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