Industry and employment
img USC Chemistry Lab (ddr-csujad-29-21)
Photo of medical students, including Sakaye Shigekawa, the only woman, at work in the chemistry lab at University of Southern California. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: 2490_P14
doc Nisei's Return Causes Rift In Nurses at Harborview (February 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-56-1099)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 2, 1945, p. 15
doc Eleven Women Become Doctors. State Board of Medical Examiners Announce That 53 Applicants Have Passed Severe Tests. (July 11, 1915) (ddr-densho-56-267)
The Seattle Daily Times, July 11, 1915, p. 22
img Japanese American Registered Nurse (ddr-densho-109-52)
Katsuko Watanabe, the first Japanese American Registered Nurse in the United States.
img A group in front of Nihon Byoin (ddr-densho-353-99)
Nihon Byoin (Japanese hospital) was begun as the Reliance hospital in 1913 at 12th Avenue and King Street by private subscription.
doc Wakako Domoto's docs related to work in Boston (ddr-densho-356-209)
Envelope addressed to Wakako Domoto from Massachusetts General hospital filled with paystubs and tax forms.
doc Letter to Yuri Domoto from Tak Negi (ddr-densho-356-313)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto from Tak Negi in which Tak describes her work as a dietitian at a local hospital, news about mutual friends and a long distance romance she is involved in. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-277 and ddr-densho-356-320.
img Dr. and Mrs. Haruaki Kurata in their living room (ddr-densho-353-173)
A note on the back reads: "Sent patients to Nihon Byoin before he left to practice in Tacoma."
img Doctor poses with his office sign (ddr-densho-359-1013)
The sign reads "K. Iwasa, M.D. Physician & Surgeon".
img Two men behind drugstore counter (ddr-densho-383-390)
George Tokuda on right.
img Banquet (ddr-densho-411-5)
Photograph of a group attending a banquet. Imprinted on the photograph is "Banquet given Dr. R. Honda to honor his assignment of the Degree of Igaku-Hakushi from the Tokio Imperial University by the Southern California Japanese Med. Sch." Rikita Honda is standing at the head of the table.
img Honda Family outside Rikita Honda's office (ddr-densho-411-1)
Photograph of Rikita Honda and family standing outside his medical practice in Los Angeles, California. Identified left to right: Shinya Honda, Rikita Honda, Mariko Honda, Mae Honda, Michiko Honda, and Yasuko Honda.