Postcard to Dr. Keizaburo "Kei" Koyama from Teru Koyama
One cent postcard addressed to Dr. Keizaburo Koyama at Santa Fe Detention Station from his wife, Teru Koyama, at Minidoka. Postmarked Jun 15, 1943. To the left of the postmark “6/21/43” is written in red pencil. In the lower left corner is an upside down "Examined" stamp. The back of the postcard is dated June 14, 1943. Teru writes about being worried for Kei's health at high altitudes and tells him about her and their daughter Eva's upcoming eye appointments. She writes about how the rain at Minidoka reminding her of Portland.
- World War II -- Pearl Harbor and aftermath -- Arrest, searches, and seizures
- World War II -- U.S. Army internment camps
- Identity and values -- Issei
- Identity and values -- Nisei
- World War II -- Concentration camps -- Impact of incarceration
- World War II -- Concentration camps
- World War II -- Concentration camps -- Medical care and health issues
Oregon Nikkei Endowment
Courtesy of the Koyama Family Collection, Oregon Nikkei Endowment
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