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Testimony of Robert Y. Nakao (ddr-densho-67-257)
doc Testimony of Robert Y. Nakao (ddr-densho-67-257)
Written testimony of Robert Y. Nakao, born in Seattle, Washington. Incarcerated in the Pinedale Assembly Center, California. This testimony was submitted for the CWRIC hearings in Seattle, Washington, September 9-11, 1981. Personal information excised by Densho.
Scene the Pictorial Magazine Vol. 1 No. 6 (October 1949) (ddr-densho-266-11)
doc Scene the Pictorial Magazine Vol. 1 No. 6 (October 1949) (ddr-densho-266-11)
Selected article titles: "The Midwest Views its First Full-length Program of Japanese Dances" (p. 8), "Kiyosato--A New England Village in Japan" (p. 50), "Toshiko Hasegawa, Operatic Star" (p. 13).
Scene the Pictorial Magazine Vol. 1 No. 5 (September 1949) (ddr-densho-266-10)
doc Scene the Pictorial Magazine Vol. 1 No. 5 (September 1949) (ddr-densho-266-10)
Selected article titles: "Sueo Serisawa" (p. 12), "Big Town Opportunities - No. 1: The Dry Cleaning Business" (p. 22), "Pro Ball's First Japanese American Battery" (p. 25).
Scene the Pictorial Magazine Vol. 1 No. 4 (August 1949) (ddr-densho-266-9)
doc Scene the Pictorial Magazine Vol. 1 No. 4 (August 1949) (ddr-densho-266-9)
Selected article titles: "Busy Block for Stork" (p. 3), "Personality - George Furuta" (p. 10).
Clipping regarding Robert L. Ripley (ddr-njpa-1-1421)
doc Clipping regarding Robert L. Ripley (ddr-njpa-1-1421)
Caption on front: "Robert L. Ripley 'Believe It or Not.' Mar 1931."
Statement of Robert T. Matsui (ddr-densho-67-348)
doc Statement of Robert T. Matsui (ddr-densho-67-348)
Written statement of Robert T. Matsui. This statement was submitted for the hearings on House of Representatives Bill H.R. 4110 in June of 1984.
Testimony of Thomas Y. Kometani (ddr-densho-67-321)
doc Testimony of Thomas Y. Kometani (ddr-densho-67-321)
Written testimony of Thomas Y. Kometani. Incarcerated in the Pinedale Assembly Center and Tule Lake concentration camp, California. This testimony was submitted for the CWRIC hearing in Washington, D.C., on July 14, 1981.

Narrator Robert T. Ohashi

Nisei male. Born July 24, 1925, in Ketchikan, Alaska. Grew up in Ketchikan, where parents ran a store. During World War II, was removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, went with family to work for a time in Idaho before eventually returning to Ketchikan.

Narrator Robert Katsuto Fujioka

Nisei male. Born in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in Los Angeles, where parents ran a farm and then father became a gardener. During World War II, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. Left camp to finish high school in Chicago, Illinois, and attend college in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Drafted into the military. Eventually returned to ...

Narrator Bob Fuchigami

Nisei male. Born May 15, 1930, in Marysville, California. Family operated a farm prior to World War II. Following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, was removed to the Merced Assembly Center, California, and Granada (Amache) concentration camp, Colorado. Currently resides in Colorado.
Testimony of Robert Sadamu Shimabukuro (ddr-densho-67-243)
doc Testimony of Robert Sadamu Shimabukuro (ddr-densho-67-243)
Written testimony of Robert Sadamu Shimabukuro. This testimony was presented at the CWRIC hearing in Seattle, Washington, on Friday, September 11, 1981, in the section titled "Reparations."
Statement of Norman Y. Mineta (ddr-densho-67-349)
doc Statement of Norman Y. Mineta (ddr-densho-67-349)
Written statement of Norman Y. Mineta. This statement was submitted for the hearings on House of Representatives Bill H.R. 4110 in June of 1984.

Narrator May Y. Namba

Nisei female. Born May 12, 1922, in Seattle, Washington. Spent brief time in Japan as a young child, then returned to Seattle. Worked as a clerk in the Seattle School District until the onset of World War II, then was forced to resign under pressure from parent groups. Removed with family to Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington ...
Statement of Norman Y. Mineta (ddr-densho-67-354)
doc Statement of Norman Y. Mineta (ddr-densho-67-354)
Written statement of Norman Y. Mineta. This statement was submitted for the hearings on Senate Bill S. 2116 in August of 1984.

Narrator Joe Yasutake

Nisei male. Born 1932 in Seattle, WA. Father employed by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service as interpreter for twenty years, until separated from family on December 7, 1941 and interned as an enemy alien. Removed from Seattle with mother, sister and two brothers in 1942. Attended school (fifth through sixth grades) while incarcerated at ...

Narrator Fred Y. Hoshiyama

Nisei male. Born December 7, 1914, in Livingston, California, where parents helped to establish a farming community called the Yamato Colony. Lost father at a young age, and moved to San Francisco, California, before World War II, and attended Berkeley. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, was removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the ...

Narrator Ruth Y. Okimoto

Nisei female. Born April 15, 1936, in Tokyo, Japan. Brought to the United States with parents at the age of one, and grew up in San Diego, California, where father was a minister. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. After the war, forged connections ...
Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-81)
doc Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-81)
Letter regarding Robert's time in Italy, his interactions with the Partisans, Ted's sister Margaret, and Fred Dobena's regards. Transcription only, no original letter.
Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-78)
img Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-78)
Letter regarding Robert's life post war and thanking Ted and his family for all their assistance over the years.
Clipping regarding Robert Vansittart (ddr-njpa-1-2255)
doc Clipping regarding Robert Vansittart (ddr-njpa-1-2255)
Caption on front: "Sir Robert Vansittart Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, who was present at the conferences at the Hoover camp on the Rapidan River."
Y. Tazuma Collection (ddr-densho-24)
Collection Y. Tazuma Collection (ddr-densho-24)
The Y. Tazuma collection focuses on the Tazuma family, owners of a store in Seattle's Nihonmachi, or Japantown. This collection contains photographs of the family, their store, and a photograph of the family at the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho.
Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-75)
doc Letter from Robert Ikari to Ted Akimoto (ddr-densho-299-75)
Letter regarding Ted's sister Magaret, Robert's plans to attend GI University in Florence, and general army life.
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