Visit from Ms. Mahon

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ddr-one-2-160 (ONLC 4354)

Shiuko Sakai Collection

Black and white photographic print of (from left) unidentified woman in hat, May Ideta, Ms. Mahon, and an unidentified woman in hat standing at Shinjuku Gardens. Ms. Mahon served as the principal at Donor’s school, Bailey Gatzert grade school in Seattle, Washington. After Ms. Mahon retired, she visited Tokyo in 1950. Seattle’s Nikkei community raised the funds to pay for Ms. Mahon’s Japan trip. Inscribed on back: "AUG. 50/SHINJUKU GARDENS."

c. August 1950


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Courtesy of Shiuko Sakai Collection, Oregon Nikkei Endowment