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First Hill drum and bugle corps (ddr-densho-353-360)
img First Hill drum and bugle corps (ddr-densho-353-360)
The Corps performed at the national Japanese American Citizens League convention.
img "J.A.C.L. Sayonara Ball" (ddr-densho-201-452)
Caption on front: "J.A.C.L. Sayonara Ball - Masonic Temple - Seattle 1941; Nov. 16; 9-1-[illegible], R.S. Ochi Seattle."
USO show and 442nd Orchestra (ddr-densho-201-544)
img USO show and 442nd Orchestra (ddr-densho-201-544)
Caption in album: "Gedi Italy /1945 June/July / USO Show & 442 Orchestra."
Opera singer Tosciko Hasegawa (ddr-densho-201-304)
img Opera singer Tosciko Hasegawa (ddr-densho-201-304)
Signature on photograph: "Hasegawa Toshiko [in Japanese]. Mila 1945." Caption on front: "Tosciko [a.k.a. Toshiko] Hasegawa. (Nedda) in 'Pagliacci'." Caption in album: "Hasegawa was stuck in Italy during the war. She married Italian. Opera singer. Milan 1945."
Dancing at the J.A.C.L. Sayonara Ball (ddr-densho-201-453)
img Dancing at the J.A.C.L. Sayonara Ball (ddr-densho-201-453)
Men and women dancing in formal attire. Caption on reverse: "R.S. Ochi Photography 522 Brdwy. No. Seattle, Wash."
A band playing during a military send off (ddr-densho-201-809)
img A band playing during a military send off (ddr-densho-201-809)
Caption in album: "Band send off / 'Going home' / Aug. 1946 / Antioch Victory (ship)."
High school band performance program (ddr-densho-338-180)
doc High school band performance program (ddr-densho-338-180)
"Demonstration of Bands and Orchestras of the San Jose Public Schools."
Eddie Peabody (ddr-densho-328-33)
img Eddie Peabody (ddr-densho-328-33)
Caption in album: "1938 / Eddie Peabody / Banjo King."
Japanese American woman with koto (ddr-densho-242-30)
img Japanese American woman with koto (ddr-densho-242-30)
Caption by Ike Hatchimonji: "Mrs. Chiyo Nagamine, friend of Hatchimonji. Her and her husband helped to establish the Japanese orphanage in Los Angeles."
Hood River Japanese community band (ddr-densho-259-319)
img Hood River Japanese community band (ddr-densho-259-319)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "The Hood River Japanese community band--or maybe it was the Hood River Japanese Methodist Church Band I think that LeRoy Burns used to lead this band and maybe later on it was a Mr. Savo, but in this picture, neither of them are pictured. This was taken on the wooden front steps ...
Hood River Japanese Methodist Church Orchestra (ddr-densho-259-323)
img Hood River Japanese Methodist Church Orchestra (ddr-densho-259-323)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "The Hood River Japanese Methodist Church orchestra. This was not the same organization as the band. Here LeRoy (?) Burns was the orchestra organizer, leader and instructor. I think that Rev. [Isaac] Inouye just lent moral support. Notice that on the bass drum...it reads, 'H.R.H.S.', and 'Japanese'...HRHS of course stood for Hood ...
Student orchestra (ddr-densho-259-549)
img Student orchestra (ddr-densho-259-549)
Caption by Homer Yasui: "Some sort of an orchestra Maybe it was a grade school, or even a Hood River Junior High School orchestra."
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