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 (211)

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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."
Physical education class (ddr-densho-321-602)
img Physical education class (ddr-densho-321-602)
Caption in album: "Kiku Mori Fujii's P.E. class in Hakata, Japan circo 1918."
Central School Grade 6A class photo (ddr-densho-321-797)
img Central School Grade 6A class photo (ddr-densho-321-797)
Caption: "Fuzy front row 3rd from right / 1939 / 6A class / Central School / June 1939."
A class visiting Japan (ddr-densho-321-574)
img A class visiting Japan (ddr-densho-321-574)
Caption in album: "Grandpa [sic] Kiku Fujii's / class on field trip / in Japan."
Two school girls (ddr-densho-321-655)
img Two school girls (ddr-densho-321-655)
Caption in album: "Kiku / Hakata, Fukuoka, Japan." Kiku on right.
The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 53 (July 2, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-220)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 53 (July 2, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-220)
"Poetess Depicts Mass Evacuation of B.C. Japanese" (p. 1), "Otoshi Describes Experiences at Evergreen Boys' State" (p. 1).
Graduation portrait (ddr-densho-298-70)
img Graduation portrait (ddr-densho-298-70)
Caption on front: "Mabel Sugiyama. Always a Friend, Sulla[?] Hisato Fujimoto."
Graduation portrait (ddr-densho-298-26)
img Graduation portrait (ddr-densho-298-26)
Caption in album: "Brother Bill who will be our second doctor brother - or else!!!"
White River Valley Chapter, Valley Civic League scholarship recipients (ddr-densho-277-69)
doc White River Valley Chapter, Valley Civic League scholarship recipients (ddr-densho-277-69)
A list of the JACL White River Valley Chapter members who received scholarships between 1961 and 2008
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