New Year festival

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Making rice cakes (ddr-densho-359-1253)
img Making rice cakes (ddr-densho-359-1253)
Rice cakes resting in the back of Phil Okano's cleaners.
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-35)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-35)
Photograph of 2 women in kimonos posing together sitting on a bridge. Left to right Kimiko (Maeda) Ishibashi, and Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka.
Kiyoko and baby (ddr-densho-391-55)
img Kiyoko and baby (ddr-densho-391-55)
Photograph of Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka holding a friend's baby. Written on the back "Kiyoko Maeda at Terminal Island. Always wore kimono on New Years Miyagishima's child."
Kiyoko and baby (ddr-densho-391-54)
img Kiyoko and baby (ddr-densho-391-54)
Photograph of Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka holding a friend's baby. Written on the back "Kiyoko Maeda at Terminal Island. Always wore kimono on New Years Miyagishima's child."
Kiyoko and Kimiko (ddr-densho-391-56)
img Kiyoko and Kimiko (ddr-densho-391-56)
Photograph of Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka and Kimiko (Maeda) Ishibashi posing together in kimonos. Kiyoko is on the left and Kimiko is on the right. Written on the back "Left is Kiyoko Maeda not Yoshioka yet."
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-37)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-37)
Photograph of 2 women in kimonos seated on a bridge. Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka is seated on the railing in the back.
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-41)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-41)
Photograph of two women dressed in kimonos with their arms around each other's sholders. Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka is on the right.
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-34)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-34)
Photograph of 2 women in kimonos posing together outside. Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka is on the left.
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-39)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-39)
Photograph of two women dressed in kimonos posting together outside. Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka is on the right.
Kiyoko and Kimiko (ddr-densho-391-57)
img Kiyoko and Kimiko (ddr-densho-391-57)
Photograph of Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka and Kimiko (Maeda) Ishibashi sitting on the railing of a bridge dressed in kimonos. Kiyoko is on the right and Kimiko is on the left. Written on the back "Left Kimiko (Maeda) Ishibashi and Kiyoko (Maeda) Ishibashi"
Kiyoko Maeda (ddr-densho-391-53)
img Kiyoko Maeda (ddr-densho-391-53)
Photograph of Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka standing outside dressed in a kimono.
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-40)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-40)
Photograph of two women dressed in kimonos posting together outside. Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka is on the left. Written on the back "Terminal Island New Year's Day wore Kimonos. Left- Kiyoko Maeda.
Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-33)
img Women in kimonos (ddr-densho-391-33)
Photograph of 4 women in kimonos posing together outside. From left to right: Kimiko (Maeda) Ishibashi, unidentified, Kiyoko (Maeda) Yoshioka, and Hisako Shimada.
New Years Day celebration (ddr-densho-397-275)
img New Years Day celebration (ddr-densho-397-275)
The caption in the photo album reads "New Years Day 1947 at the Ota's - Min Furuki 'shines' on New Yr.'s Day". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
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