Grocery stores

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Woman inside Shirokawa Grocery Store (ddr-densho-373-44)
img Woman inside Shirokawa Grocery Store (ddr-densho-373-44)
Photograph of a young woman standing inside the front doors of the Shirokawa Grocery Store in Los Angeles, California. She is daughter of the owners.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-522)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-522)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about being happy to have seen Yuri, the weather, and needing to join a union for his second job. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-533)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-533)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about how his family is in Japan, his brother visiting over the weekend, his plans to try and transfer his job, and inquires about how Yuri's oral exam went. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-524)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-524)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about the possibility of a transfer causing them to rearrange their anniversary plans, and asking if Yuri needs any money. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-528)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-528)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about news from his family in Japan, and about wanting another transfer at work. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-534)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-534)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about his brother visiting with friends, about sending Yuri some money to pay expensive, and details about friends and family. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-536)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-536)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick write about his work at the co-op and anticipation to have Yuri move in soon. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-531)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-531)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. In which he details how he spent his week and plans for the weekend, and trying to transfer to a different store. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-537)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-537)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about the joy in talking and getting a letter, and his experiences at work. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-525)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-525)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about his feelings on possibly being transferred, and daily letters from a mutual friend. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-535)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-535)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about sending some money to Yuri and working on something to send to his sister in Japan. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-530)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-530)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about looking to transfer his job to another location, and tells Yuri not to rush down to New York after she finishes school. Included is a sketch of a theater and a clipping of a drawing of the play "Bloomer Girl." Item tied …
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-539)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-539)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about painting their apartment, work, and approving that Yuri's sister Wakako could live with them. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-540)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-540)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes to give advise to Yuri about an interpersonal dispute. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-527)
doc Letter to Yuri Tsukada from Richard Tsukada (ddr-densho-356-527)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto Tsukada from her husband Richard "Dick" Tsukada. Dick writes about the new location he is working at and wondering what to do about their anniversary since he'll have to work. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-457 and ddr-densho-540.
A Couple in a Grocery Store (ddr-one-1-556)
img A Couple in a Grocery Store (ddr-one-1-556)
Black and white photographic negative of a couple standing behind the counter inside a grocery store. The wall behind them is lined with canned and boxed goods. There is cooler next to the counter filled with fresh vegetables.
A Man at a Food Counter (ddr-one-1-561)
img A Man at a Food Counter (ddr-one-1-561)
Black and white photographic negative of a man standing behind a counter. The man leans against the counter with a staircase behind him. In the background under the staircase are crates of empty soda bottles.
Airport Market on North Seaside Avenue (ddr-csujad-43-18)
img Airport Market on North Seaside Avenue (ddr-csujad-43-18)
Photograph number 953 of Airport Market on the corner of North Seaside Avenue and Scranton [Walk] on Terminal Island. A man in a suit is pictured standing in the doorway of the market and a woman is standing outside. Handwritten note on negative sleeve reads: Habitation near N.A.S. [Naval Air Station] and N.O.B. [Naval Operation Base] …
Yuguchi Market (ddr-csujad-43-13)
img Yuguchi Market (ddr-csujad-43-13)
Photograph number 946 of Yuguchi Market on Terminal Island. A man is pictured walking outside the store. Handwritten note on negative sleeve reads: Habitation near N.A.S. [Naval Air Station] and N.O.B. [Naval Operation Base] Roosevelt Base T.I. (Terminal Island). Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_020
Wilson Grocery (ddr-csujad-43-61)
img Wilson Grocery (ddr-csujad-43-61)
Photograph number 1201 of Wilson Grocery store on Terminal Island. The sign in front of the store reads: East San Pedro Tract 186A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_082
Mr. Wakichi Kawamoto and children (ddr-csujad-55-2621)
img Mr. Wakichi Kawamoto and children (ddr-csujad-55-2621)
W. Kawamoto general merchandise store. erso reads: Mr. Wakichi Kawamoto and children, L to R Chiyeko, Matsuko, Wakichi, Takeo. Life history of this store in Florin, CA. This photo of general merchandise store which was opened and operated by Mr. Wakichi Kawamoto in Florin, California some time in early 1900. This establishment was later sold to …
Letter from a manager, Federal Security Agency Social Security Board, to Union Market, November 27, 1940 (ddr-csujad-55-2178)
doc Letter from a manager, Federal Security Agency Social Security Board, to Union Market, November 27, 1940 (ddr-csujad-55-2178)
Correspondence from Federal Security Agency Social Security Board regarding applications for George Hideo Nakamura's social security account number. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2280
Interview with George Hamamoto, (audio) (ddr-csujad-56-1)
av Interview with George Hamamoto, (audio) (ddr-csujad-56-1)
Sonoma County resident George Hamamoto was interviewed on June 20, 1978, by a Sonoma State University student for the North Bay Ethnic Archive Project. He discusses growing up in Sebastopol, the family grocery store, removal to Assembly Center in Merced, then incarceration at Granada (Amache) camp. Discusses organization and administration of camp, and return to Napa …
Roy H. Matsumoto Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-153-30)
vh Roy H. Matsumoto Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-153-30)
Getting a job as a delivery boy for a grocery store: making deliveries to outlying communities of Los Angeles

Although Mr. Matsumoto does not identify himself as a Kibei (American-born person of Japanese ancestry sent to Japan for formal education and socialization when young and later returned to the U.S.), some of his life experiences are …

Roy H. Matsumoto Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-153-32)
vh Roy H. Matsumoto Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-153-32)
While delivering groceries to Japanese families, being exposed to different dialects from various regions of Japan

Although Mr. Matsumoto does not identify himself as a Kibei (American-born person of Japanese ancestry sent to Japan for formal education and socialization when young and later returned to the U.S.), some of his life experiences are similar to those …

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