Education

Most of the Nisei (second-generation Japanese Americans) who grew up on the West Coast lived in relatively small sections of the city and shared common experiences in the public schools as well as Japanese language schools. The World War II incarceration interrupted thousands of students' elementary, high school and university educations.

Education (209)

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Postcard to Molly Wilsom from Sandie Saito (May 31, 1944) (ddr-janm-1-20)
doc Postcard to Molly Wilsom from Sandie Saito (May 31, 1944) (ddr-janm-1-20)
Postcard to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (May 31, 1944). It is postmarked June 2, 1944 from Chicago, Illinois.
Postcard to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (October 14, 1944) (ddr-janm-1-22)
doc Postcard to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (October 14, 1944) (ddr-janm-1-22)
Postcard to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (October 14, 1944). It is postmarked October 17, 1944 from Oberlin, Ohio.
School orchestra (ddr-densho-174-1)
img School orchestra (ddr-densho-174-1)
Back (L to R): Dorothy Harden, Pearl Kaiser, Dorothy Bertusky, Jean Turnbull, Octavia Forthoffer, Adrienne Gallagher, Margaret Bowers. Front: Mary Suda, Catherine Omizo, Bernadette Ratigan, Hanna Powers.
Sentence diagrams (ddr-densho-385-14)
doc Sentence diagrams (ddr-densho-385-14)
Fujio Morikawa practices his English language skills by breaking down sentences into diagrams. These diagrams break sentences into their grammatic parts of speech. Fujio Morikawa kept a journal while incarcerated at Lordsburg U.S. Army internment camp. In his journal included translations of letters, news articles, and announcements; notes on English grammar and mathematics; essays on different ...
Portrait of two students (ddr-densho-359-618)
img Portrait of two students (ddr-densho-359-618)
Two girls pose for a portrait in school uniforms. The caption beneath the photogrpah is in Japanese.
Portrait of woman (ddr-densho-359-533)
img Portrait of woman (ddr-densho-359-533)
The caption above the photograph in the album states" Mrs. Perkins my instructor in high school 1925".
Portrait of a woman (ddr-densho-359-315)
img Portrait of a woman (ddr-densho-359-315)
The photograph is signed "Lovingly Shigeko Iseri May 1937"
Portrait of woman (ddr-densho-359-345)
img Portrait of woman (ddr-densho-359-345)
Photograph is signed "Most Sincerely Shizu". Shizu Seike - Highline High 1938
Portrait of girl (ddr-densho-359-534)
img Portrait of girl (ddr-densho-359-534)
The caption below the photograph in the album states "Miss Mildred Cook".
Graduation portrait (ddr-densho-359-532)
img Graduation portrait (ddr-densho-359-532)
The caption beneath the photograph in album "Graduation picture May, 1925".
School portrait (ddr-densho-359-573)
img School portrait (ddr-densho-359-573)
The stamp of the photograph studio in the bottom left hand corner of photograph says "S. Karube Tukuoka".
Standard Teaching Credential (ddr-densho-338-480)
doc Standard Teaching Credential (ddr-densho-338-480)
A Standard Teaching Credential with a specialization in elementary teaching earned by Guyo Tajiri.
Certificate of Promotion (ddr-densho-338-478)
doc Certificate of Promotion (ddr-densho-338-478)
A certificate for Guyo Tajiri's completion of 8th grade at Jefferson Junior High School.
Standard Teaching Credential (ddr-densho-338-479)
doc Standard Teaching Credential (ddr-densho-338-479)
A Standard Teaching Credential with a specialization in elementary teaching earned by Guyo Tajiri.
Course completion certificates (ddr-densho-333-37)
doc Course completion certificates (ddr-densho-333-37)
Certificates of course completion from central educational services; Leavenworth, Kansas
Graduation invitation (ddr-densho-328-250)
doc Graduation invitation (ddr-densho-328-250)
Invitation to the high school graduation of Thomas Y. Kometani.
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