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Aerial view of New York City (ddr-densho-298-218)
img Aerial view of New York City (ddr-densho-298-218)
Caption in album: "[illegible] in New York, Feb. 48, taken from Rockefeller Center. Greater New York."
Aerial view of New York City (ddr-densho-298-220)
img Aerial view of New York City (ddr-densho-298-220)
Caption in album: "[illegible] in New York, Feb. 48, taken from Rockefeller Center. Manhattan."
Letter from Larry Tajiri to Guyo Tajiri (ddr-densho-338-160)
doc Letter from Larry Tajiri to Guyo Tajiri (ddr-densho-338-160)
A letter Larry Tajiri wrote to Guyo Tajiri during a trip to New York City to see plays.
Portrait of Fiorello La Guardia (ddr-njpa-1-856)
img Portrait of Fiorello La Guardia (ddr-njpa-1-856)
Caption on reverse: "Mayor LaGuardia of New York City. This picture of Fiorello H. LaGuardia, Mayor of New York City, is serviced for possible use with news developments. 1942."
Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-131-17)
vh Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-131-17)
Thoughts on the media coverage of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City
Pacific Citizen Vol. 46, No. 1 (January 03, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-1)
doc Pacific Citizen Vol. 46, No. 1 (January 03, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-1)
Select article titles: "First Nisei Named Ambassador For Japan, To Revisit Hometown" (p. 1); "New York first city to pass ordinance barring discrimination in private housing" (p.1)
Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-131-12)
vh Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-131-12)
Hearing about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki; shock and horror comparable to the September 11th, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City
Poston Chronicle Vol. XXIII No. 18 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-646)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XXIII No. 18 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-646)
Selected article titles: "4-C's May Ask for Reclassification. Prompt Consideration Assured Those Writing" (p. 1), "Film Company Hires 25 Nisei in New York City" (p. 2), "Many Teachers Resign; New Employees Enter" (p. 3).
Fiorello La Guardia shaking hands with Japanese Ambassador Saito (ddr-njpa-1-855)
img Fiorello La Guardia shaking hands with Japanese Ambassador Saito (ddr-njpa-1-855)
Caption on reverse [translation]: "Friendship Cherry Trees to New York As Well. (New York) Rengo April, 28 1934. Washington's cherry trees [illegible] bloom like US-Japanese friendship every spring [illegible] distribute through the world [illegible] now to New York as well [illegible] the 80th anniversary of US-Japanese friendship [illegible] two hundred friendship cherry trees to Mayor ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 67 (August 29, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-427)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 67 (August 29, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-427)
Selected article titles: "Pamphlets Here on Relocation" (p. 1), "Draft Case Appealed" (p. 2), "Advice: Get Assistance Before Leaving" (p. 3), "Anti-Japanese Leaders Charged" (p. 3), "New York City: Issei Couple Helps Evacuees" (p. 4).
Granada Pioneer Vol. II No. 20 (January 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-147-133)
doc Granada Pioneer Vol. II No. 20 (January 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-147-133)
Selected article titles: "Center Survey to be Made" (p. 1), "Nisei Farmers' Outlook Dark" (p. 2), "Many Nisei Dreams Come True in New York City" (p. 3), "Santa Marians Oppose Return of Evacuees to West Coast" (p. 6).
Joseph Grew receiving the Holland Society's Gold Medal for Distinguised Achievement (ddr-njpa-1-538)
img Joseph Grew receiving the Holland Society's Gold Medal for Distinguised Achievement (ddr-njpa-1-538)
Caption on reverse: "Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan honored in New York. Joseph C. Grew (left), Special Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of State and former U.S. Ambassador to Japan, - receives the Holland Society's Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement from Ottomar H. Van Norden, president of the Society, at ceremonies in New ...

Narrator Roger Daniels

White male. Born December 1, 1927, in New York City, New York. Charles Phelps Taft Professor Emeritus of History, University of Cincinnati. Served as a consultant to the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians from 1981 to 1983. Has researched and written numerous books about the Japanese American experience, including Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese ...

Narrator Tamiko Honda

Nisei female. Born September 14, 1924, in Santa Clara, California. Grew up in Santa Clara and Redwood City, California, before World War II. During the war, removed with family to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. After leaving camp, resettled for a time in New York before returning to Redwood City.
Tamiko Honda Interview (ddr-manz-1-94)
vh Tamiko Honda Interview (ddr-manz-1-94)
Nisei female. Born September 14, 1924, in Santa Clara, California. Grew up in Santa Clara and Redwood City, California, before World War II. During the war, removed with family to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. After leaving camp, resettled for a time in New York before returning to Redwood City.
Colorado Times Vol. 31, No. 4311 (May 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-150-24)
doc Colorado Times Vol. 31, No. 4311 (May 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-150-24)
Selected article titles: "The War Warmed Over"; "Memorial Service Held for Pfc. H. Endo"; "Hood River Not Only Place"; "Closing Dates Set for Center Schools"; "Seek to Repeal California Code Permitting Segregated Schools"; "Young Issei Takes Life in New York City"; "100 Infantry to Play 2 Softball Games This Sunday."
George Yamada Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-187-33)
vh George Yamada Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-187-33)
Description of Japanese American community in New York City postwar

This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.

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