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Uemyo Sakagami and Kimi Matsushita at the Boise capitol building (ddr-densho-328-294)
img Uemyo Sakagami and Kimi Matsushita at the Boise capitol building (ddr-densho-328-294)
Caption in album: "Boise Idaho / March 1945 / Me and Kimiu Matsushita / (Mrs. Geo. Kanaya)."
A group of friends (ddr-densho-328-21)
img A group of friends (ddr-densho-328-21)
Caption in album: "May 1, 1945 / Mormon Church in Boise, Idaho / Ruth, June, [?], / Katherine and Midori."
Bill and receipt for Goodman Oil Company (ddr-one-3-49)
doc Bill and receipt for Goodman Oil Company (ddr-one-3-49)
Envelope, bill, and receipt of payment for the Goodman Oil Company in Boise, Idaho. Addressed to George Kida.
Idaho J.A.C.L. meeting (ddr-densho-201-458)
img Idaho J.A.C.L. meeting (ddr-densho-201-458)
Idaho meeting of the Japanese American Citizens League. Members are holding signs for "Boise Valley," "Pocatello," and "Snake River."
J.A.C.L. formal dinner party (ddr-densho-201-455)
img J.A.C.L. formal dinner party (ddr-densho-201-455)
Japanese American Citizens League formal dinner party, occasion unknown. Caption on reverse: "Shanafelt & Onffroy Fine Photography; Phone 2457-W 600 Shoshone Ave.; Boise, Idaho."
doc "Japanese American Citizens League Intermountain District Convention" (ddr-densho-201-465)
"Official Souvenir Program; Second Biennial Intermountain District Convention; Japanese American Citizens League; December 14-15, 1946 Weiser, Idaho; December 16, 1946 Boise, Idaho." Includes letters, photographs, and advertisements in addition to the schedules. There are signatures throughout the program, particularly across portrait photographs.
Letter from a camp teacher to her family (ddr-densho-171-77)
doc Letter from a camp teacher to her family (ddr-densho-171-77)
Excerpt: "This is one of the most leisurely Sundays in a long time. To begin with, I was supposed to have gone to Boise and didn't." Sent from Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho.
442nd Regimental Combat Team band (ddr-densho-114-185)
img 442nd Regimental Combat Team band (ddr-densho-114-185)
Original caption: The 442nd Infantry Regiment band, the only Army musical organization whose members all are Americans of Japanese descent, plays for its regiment at a ceremony in Cecina, Italy. The band leader, M/Sgt. Jun Yamamoto, lives at 1214 Hayes St., Boise, Idaho. 7/30/44.
Ron Magden Interview (ddr-densho-1000-162)
vh Ron Magden Interview (ddr-densho-1000-162)
White male. Born August 30, 1926, in Mountain Home, Idaho. An enterprising child, took a job selling newspapers at age nine. High school age during the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, remembers reading about anti-Japanese sentiment in Boise, Idaho. Attended the University of Idaho and taught in Orofino, Idaho, for three years before ...
Group in camp's Catholic church (ddr-densho-37-685)
img Group in camp's Catholic church (ddr-densho-37-685)
Original WRA caption: The Most Reverend Edward J. Kelley, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Boise, Idaho, visited the Catholic church at the Minidoka Relocation Center, Hunt, Idaho, on October 19 to conduct confirmation services for this class of children and adults. The Reverend L.H. Tibesar, Maryknoll missionary, who is pastor of the Hunt church, is ...

Narrator Jim Tsugawa

Nisei male. Born June 15, 1932, in Hillsboro, Oregon. Grew up in Hillsboro, where parents ran a produce business and farm. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Left camp for Boise, Idaho, where mother received medical treatment. Eventually returned to Oregon and served in the ...

Narrator Ron Magden

White male. Born August 30, 1926, in Mountain Home, Idaho. An enterprising child, took a job selling newspapers at age nine. High school age during the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, remembers reading about anti-Japanese sentiment in Boise, Idaho. Attended the University of Idaho and taught in Orofino, Idaho, for three years before ...
Minidoka Project Director H.L. Stafford (ddr-densho-37-672)
img Minidoka Project Director H.L. Stafford (ddr-densho-37-672)
Original WRA caption: H.L. Stafford, project director of Minidoka Relocation Center, Hunt, Idaho, formerly administrative officer in Idaho for the Agricultural Adjustment Administration of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Boise. Mr. Stafford was born in 1893 at Tarkio, Missouri and has lived in Idaho since 1912. Before entering government service, he engaged in farming, banking, and ...
Kiyo and Shig (ddr-densho-328-30)
img Kiyo and Shig (ddr-densho-328-30)
Caption in album: "Kiyo & Shig / Boise / 1945."
Wedding invitation (ddr-densho-328-515)
doc Wedding invitation (ddr-densho-328-515)
Invitation to the wedding of Beverly Strike and Laurence Remaklus
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