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July 24, 2010

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Lily Kajiwara

Lily Kajiwara Interview

01:44:29 — 17 segments

July 24, 2010

Portland, Oregon

Nisei female. Born July 26, 1924, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in the Gresham/Troutdale area of Oregon, where parents had a farm. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. While in camp, worked as an assistant teacher. After camp, lived in New York before returning to Oregon.

Richard Potashin, interviewer; Kirk Peterson, videographer

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