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 (219)

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Military Intelligence Service Language School

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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.
Letter to Kinuta Uno at Fort Missoula (ddr-densho-324-9)
doc Letter to Kinuta Uno at Fort Missoula (ddr-densho-324-9)
Correspondence from Kinuta Uno's daughter discussing their evacuation instructions, being sent to Fresno Assembly Center, and being able to return to their land after the war.
Letter to Kinuta Uno at Fort Missoula (ddr-densho-324-8)
doc Letter to Kinuta Uno at Fort Missoula (ddr-densho-324-8)
Correspondence from Kinuta Uno's daughter discussing plans for their removal and how they had to quit school after being banned from going into the city limits.
School photo (ddr-densho-321-924)
img School photo (ddr-densho-321-924)
Caption in album: "Good Ol' School Days / Kiku Fujii's class in Hakata, / Fukuoka, Japan / 1913-1921."
Central School Grade 1A class photo (ddr-densho-321-790)
img Central School Grade 1A class photo (ddr-densho-321-790)
Caption: "Keiko 2nd row / Central / Grades 1A / Mrs Holt / May 7, 1940."
Central School Grade 6A class photo (ddr-densho-321-806)
img Central School Grade 6A class photo (ddr-densho-321-806)
Caption: "Moss next to Mrs. Crawford / Miice Matsui / Sada, Kats, Meg / 6A Class / Central School / Jan. 1942."
Central School Grade 5A and 5B class photo (ddr-densho-321-789)
img Central School Grade 5A and 5B class photo (ddr-densho-321-789)
Caption: "Moss 2nd Row / Isao / Sada / Central / Grades 5A-5B / Miss Ca[?] / May 7, 1940."
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