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Church-run schools

Buddhist and Catholic churches ran nursery schools attended by Japanese American children, as did neighborhood Protestant churches. In Seattle, the Maryknoll Catholic school was a prominent institution in the community.

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Sunday School (ddr-one-1-629)
img Sunday School (ddr-one-1-629)
Black and white photographic negative of a Sunday school class leaning around a table looking at the teacher standing at the head of the table. Image of Buddha hangs on the wall, not at Oregon Buddhist Church.
Sunday School (ddr-one-1-92)
img Sunday School (ddr-one-1-92)
Black and white photographic negative of Sunday School class. Students work on coloring project with adult teachers, image of Buddha hangs on wall. Class not taught at the Oregon Buddhist Church, exact location is unknown.
Alice Matsumoto Ando Interview Segment 3 (ddr-one-7-73-3)
vh Alice Matsumoto Ando Interview Segment 3 (ddr-one-7-73-3)
Attending elementary school

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Aya Uenishi Medrud Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-213-4)
vh Aya Uenishi Medrud Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-213-4)
Transferring to a Catholic elementary school, being given the name Mariagnes
Michiko Frances Chikahisa Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-347-12)
vh Michiko Frances Chikahisa Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-347-12)
Japanese as primary childhood language

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