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An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-55-1)
vh An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-55-1)
Japanese American congressman, representing the Thirteenth Congressional District of California, born and raised in San Jose, California, discusses his early life, graduation from the University of California, Berkeley, and receiving a commission and serving in the armed forces from 1953-1956. Recalls the removal, "relocation," and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II at the Heart …
Interview with Takeshi Kameoka, (audio) (ddr-csujad-56-2)
av Interview with Takeshi Kameoka, (audio) (ddr-csujad-56-2)
Sonoma County resident Takeshi Kameoka was interviewed on April 15, 1978, by a Sonoma State University student for the North Bay Ethnic Archive Project. He talks about early life, moving to Japan with his family following father's death, returning to US and taking up vegetable farming. Discusses church as center of Japanese American community. See this …
An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta (ddr-csujad-29-55)
vh An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta (ddr-csujad-29-55)
Japanese American congressman, representing the Thirteenth Congressional District of California, born and raised in San Jose, California, discusses his early life, graduation from the University of California, Berkeley, and receiving a commission and serving in the armed forces from 1953-1956. Recalls the removal, "relocation," and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II at the Heart …
Two letters to Yuri Domoto from Mildred Allen (ddr-densho-356-280)
doc Two letters to Yuri Domoto from Mildred Allen (ddr-densho-356-280)
Two letters to Yuri Domoto from Mildred Allen stored in the same envelope. The first letter is dated April 28, 1942 and the second June 1, 1942. The first letter details a conference she attended on Child Welfare, inquires about the Domoto family business, and her next work assignment. The second letter describes her involvement in …
Letter from Kathleen Koga Uchiyama to Alvin Uchiyama (ddr-densho-406-198)
doc Letter from Kathleen Koga Uchiyama to Alvin Uchiyama (ddr-densho-406-198)
Written after Kathleen and Yuri (Aileen) moved to Mountain View, probably with Alvin's parents. Describes house they are sharing with others with no running water or ceiling, having family around.
Audience shot of the night's entertainment (ddr-jamsj-1-497)
img Audience shot of the night's entertainment (ddr-jamsj-1-497)
Dinner reception for the Ninth Annual California Landscape Gardeners Convention held at Cabana Hotel.
Attendants of the 20th Anniversary (ddr-jamsj-1-623)
img Attendants of the 20th Anniversary (ddr-jamsj-1-623)
The 20th Anniversary Commemoration-Installation Dinner at Hyatt House.
Men shaking hands (ddr-jamsj-1-632)
img Men shaking hands (ddr-jamsj-1-632)
The 20th Anniversary Commemoration-Installation Dinner at Hyatt House.
Band playing at convention reception (ddr-jamsj-1-480)
img Band playing at convention reception (ddr-jamsj-1-480)
Dinner reception for the Ninth Annual California Landscape Gardeners Convention held at Cabana Hotel.
Audience at the reception (ddr-jamsj-1-500)
img Audience at the reception (ddr-jamsj-1-500)
Dinner reception for the Ninth Annual California Landscape Gardeners Convention held at Cabana Hotel.
Dancers performing at the convention reception (ddr-jamsj-1-501)
img Dancers performing at the convention reception (ddr-jamsj-1-501)
Dinner reception for the Ninth Annual California Landscape Gardeners Convention held at Cabana Hotel.
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