doc L. A. Japs Giving Bainbridge Evacuees Cold Shoulder (April 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-747)
The Seattle Daily Times, April 10, 1942, p. 3
doc Tears, Smiles Mingle as Japs Bid Bainbridge Farewell (March 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-730)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 30, 1942, pp. 1, 2
doc Bainbridge Japanese Keep Working, Face Bill Collectors. Soldiers Guard Bainbridge, Bar Jap Visitors to Island (March 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-711)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 24, 1942, p. 3
doc Bainbridge Japanese Witsful and Willing. Aliens Register to Leave Island Monday. (March 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-714)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 25, 1942, p. 10
doc Japanese From Bainbridge Are Moved to Idaho (March 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-56-885)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 3, 1943, p. 3
doc Farm Plan Fails; Army May Have to Move Bainbridge Japs (March 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-708)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 23, 1942, p. 9
doc Japs Evacuated, Bainbridge Life Eases Back to Normalcy (March 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-733)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 31, 1942, p. 4
doc Still a Melting Pot (April 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-735)
The Seattle Daily Times, April 1, 1942, p. 6
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 25 (December 20, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-51)
The holiday issue included advertisements bought by JACL members and chapters that included personal addresses and phone numbers to better foster communications between Japanese American communities. These addresses and phone numbers have been redacted to help protect the privacy of Japanese American communities. Please contact Densho to request the original version.
av An Oral History with Ikuko Amatatsu Watanabe (ddr-csujad-29-12)
Nisei district manager of an educational corporation discusses samurai ancestry; childhood on Bainbridge Island, Washington, and makeup of Bainbridge Japanese community; incarceration at the Manzanar camp, California, including circumstances as to why Bainbridge Islanders were transferred to the Minidoka camp in Idaho; wartime resettlement to Chicago; and postwar years in California, with particular attention to discriminatory …
av An Oral History with Seiko Ishida (ddr-csujad-29-11)
Retired Kibei teacher recounts samurai parents' background and their immigration to Seattle, Washington; socioeconomic composition of Seattle's Japanese community; earlier teacher training; prewar stays in Japan as a child and as a tutor in a missionary family; experiences as a teacher in the wartime resettlement in New York; and postwar return to Los Angeles. This oral …
img Bainbridge Gardens grocery store (ddr-densho-34-13)
Bainbridge Gardens had a store, gas station, and a nursery to serve the Japanese American community.
img Grocery store at Bainbridge Gardens (ddr-densho-34-11)
Bainbridge Gardens consisted of a general store, nursery, and gas station. Left to right: store clerks Yaeko Yamashita and May Yamaguchi with owners Zenmatsu Seko and Zenkichi Harui.
img Mass removal from Bainbridge Island, Washington (ddr-densho-34-2)
Japanese Americans walk down the Eagledale ferry dock to catch a special ferry to Seattle.
img Children's Orthopedic Guild bazaar (ddr-densho-34-52)
Mary Koura and fellow Children's Orthopedic guild members during a fundraising event. The Nisei women formed their own guild in 1948.