Post-World War II

Japan (141)
Post-World War II (1580)

1580 items
George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (ddr-csujad-38-417)
img George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (ddr-csujad-38-417)
A scrapbook compiled by George Nobuo Naohara, a Kibei Nisei soldier who served in the Korean War. Included are photographs taken during his military service in the Korean War, stationing in the 24th Infantry Division Headquarters in Kokura, Japan and serving as a member of Interrogation of Prisoners of War in Korea. See this object in …
Bank in Kabe-cho, Hiroshima, Japan (ddr-csujad-38-423)
img Bank in Kabe-cho, Hiroshima, Japan (ddr-csujad-38-423)
Photographed is a bank of the Ota Rivier in Kabe-cho, Hiroshima, Japan. The caption reads: This photo is a bank of the Ota River running in Kabe-cho. Once it rained, it flooded the river. The bank was fully covered with cement and prevents the river from flooding. It guarantees a good harvest of rice every year. …
Scenery from train window (ddr-csujad-38-421)
img Scenery from train window (ddr-csujad-38-421)
Photographed are a woman and man standing in front of a coffee shop in Genza, Japan. The caption reads: Continued from train window scenery. Item from: George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (csudh_nao_0600). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: nao_04_002_003
Scenery from train window (ddr-csujad-38-420)
img Scenery from train window (ddr-csujad-38-420)
Photographed are railroad tracks in Japan. The caption reads: Continued train window scenery. Item from: George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (csudh_nao_0600), page 2. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: nao_04_002_002
Fishing from a bridge (ddr-csujad-38-437)
img Fishing from a bridge (ddr-csujad-38-437)
Photographed are people fishing from an bridge. The captions read: "Kokura," "George's area," and "People fishing fish from an bridge." Item from: George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (csudh_nao_0600). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: nao_04_007_005
Honey buckets at Shimonoseki City (ddr-csujad-38-433)
img Honey buckets at Shimonoseki City (ddr-csujad-38-433)
Photographed are honey buckets loaded on carts in front of buildings in Shimonoseki, Japan. The captions read: "Honey buckets at Shimonoseki City," and "honey buckets, Shimonoseki" The building signs captured in the photo include Minato Hotel, Kanazawa Traiding Co. Korean Clothing Store, Hikari Men's Shop, and Tokio Hat. Title from caption. Item from: George Naohara scrapbook: …
Scenery from train window (ddr-csujad-38-422)
img Scenery from train window (ddr-csujad-38-422)
The photograph captures street stalls in Japan. The caption reads: Continued from train window scenery. Item from: George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (csudh_nao_0600). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: nao_04_002_004
Don't smoke U.S. tabaco (ddr-csujad-38-434)
img Don't smoke U.S. tabaco (ddr-csujad-38-434)
Photographed is a Japanese sign in a town. The caption reads: Sign said to people: Don't smoke U.S. tabako [tabaco] buy Japanese cigarettes! Stop buy from outside country, buy Japan cigarettes! Title from caption. Item from: George Naohara scrapbook: Korean War and before leaving Japan (csudh_nao_0600). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American …
New Year's Day worship (ddr-csujad-38-426)
img New Year's Day worship (ddr-csujad-38-426)
Photographed are Japanese women dressed in kimono visiting a shrine to worship on New Year's Day. The Japanese caption reads: Right after World War II, all women were wearing work pants but I saw many women wearing beautiful kimonos to visit a shrine to worship on New Year's Day. They pulled out their kimonos from chests …
New Year's Day worship (ddr-csujad-38-427)
img New Year's Day worship (ddr-csujad-38-427)
Photographed are Japanese women dressed in kimono visiting a shrine to worship on New Year's Day. The caption reads: Right after World War II, all women were wearing work pants but I saw many women wearing beautiful kimonos to visit a shrine to worship on New Year's Day. They pulled out their kimonos from chests for …
Bank in Kabe-cho, Hiroshima, Japan (ddr-csujad-38-424)
img Bank in Kabe-cho, Hiroshima, Japan (ddr-csujad-38-424)
Photographed is a bank of the Ota Rivier in Kabe-cho, Hiroshima, Japan. The caption reads: This photo is a bank of the Ota River running in Kabe-cho. Once it rained, it flooded the river. The bank was fully covered with cement and prevents the river from flooding. It guarantees a good harvest of rice every year. …
Relatives in Japan (ddr-csujad-42-251)
img Relatives in Japan (ddr-csujad-42-251)
Photographed are the Takano family's relatives, Masatoshi and Toshiko, in Japan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_012
Trip to Japan (ddr-csujad-42-244)
img Trip to Japan (ddr-csujad-42-244)
A photograph of a tour group to Japan. It was taken during the visit at Chion'in, Kyoto Japan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_005
Japan trip (ddr-csujad-42-255)
img Japan trip (ddr-csujad-42-255)
A scenery photo probably taken during a trip to Japan after the war. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_016
Rickshaw in Osaka (ddr-csujad-42-258)
img Rickshaw in Osaka (ddr-csujad-42-258)
Photographed is a rickshaw on a street in Osaka. The handwritten note on the back side reads: Osaka. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_019
Shiroishi Park (ddr-csujad-42-253)
img Shiroishi Park (ddr-csujad-42-253)
Photographed is Shiroishi Park, Hokkaido, Japan. The handwritten note on the back side reads: Shiroishi Park. [In Japanese]. Title from note. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_014
Street in Japan (ddr-csujad-42-248)
img Street in Japan (ddr-csujad-42-248)
Photographed is a street in Japan in aftermath of bombing attacks. It was presumably taken during the Allied occupation of Japan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_009
Hankyu Department Store (ddr-csujad-42-252)
img Hankyu Department Store (ddr-csujad-42-252)
Photographed is Hankyu Department Store in Osaka, Japan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_10_013
Letter from Major Paul Rusch to Emma, Kai, and everybody, November 7, 1945 (ddr-csujad-49-104)
doc Letter from Major Paul Rusch to Emma, Kai, and everybody, November 7, 1945 (ddr-csujad-49-104)
Letter from Major Paul Frederick Rusch to Emma, Kai, and everybody at MISLS dated November 7, 1945. It was written while he stayed in Japan as a member of General Douglas MacArthur's General Staff. An item from: page 72 of the Sue Kato scrapbook (gfb_skc_001). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization …
Christmas card from Paul Rusch to Sue Ogata Kato, December 20 (ddr-csujad-49-141)
doc Christmas card from Paul Rusch to Sue Ogata Kato, December 20 (ddr-csujad-49-141)
A Christmas card from Paul Frederick Rusch in Tokyo, Japan, to Sue Ogata Kato. An item from: pages 88-89 of the Sue Kato scrapbook (gfb_skc_001). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: 2019_002_001_058_02
Letter from Akio Adachi to American President Lines, October 5, 1951 (ddr-csujad-55-2247)
doc Letter from Akio Adachi to American President Lines, October 5, 1951 (ddr-csujad-55-2247)
Correspondence from Akio Adachi to American President Lines regarding Masako Adachi's travel from Japan to the United States. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2350
Letter from Yuzuru John Takeshita to Mrs. Margaret Gunderson, August 6, 1986 (ddr-csujad-55-256)
doc Letter from Yuzuru John Takeshita to Mrs. Margaret Gunderson, August 6, 1986 (ddr-csujad-55-256)
Correspondence from Yuzuru John Takeshita to Margaret Gunderson. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_0258
Letter from Wayne M. Collins, Attorney at Law, to Miss Haruye Imahori, January 13, 1950 (ddr-csujad-55-2246)
doc Letter from Wayne M. Collins, Attorney at Law, to Miss Haruye Imahori, January 13, 1950 (ddr-csujad-55-2246)
Correspondence from Wayne Collins to Haruye Imahori regarding individuals who renounced their United States citizenship and repatriated to Japan but wish to return to the United States. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2349
Declaration of individuals entering or leaving Japan (ddr-csujad-55-2245)
doc Declaration of individuals entering or leaving Japan (ddr-csujad-55-2245)
Customs declaration from regarding Masako Adachi's belongings being transported from Japan to the United States. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2348
Yoshio Ichikawa family in front of their home (ddr-csujad-55-2223)
img Yoshio Ichikawa family in front of their home (ddr-csujad-55-2223)
Sepia-toned photograph depicting the Ichikawa family in front of their home. Pictured are Yoshio and Hatsue Ichikawa with son and daughter. Verso reads: Y. Ichikawa family in front of the "Ozashiki." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2326
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