United States civilians
United States civilians
img Takahashi Family Portrait (ddr-one-2-153)
Black and white photographic print of Yoko Takahashi Ushijima and daughter Junko seated on rock in front of river. Inscribed on back: "at Nikko/Junko & I (Look old?)/1962 aug. -." Shiuko Sakai, the donor, met Yoko around 1947-1948 when Donor was billeted at an all-female hotel and Yoko was working there as a floor guard.
img Sailing on "Tartan" (ddr-one-2-60)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Lt. Hughes, Tami Okamura, Lt. Col. Glenn and Olinda Saito seated on a boat with ships on right side of image and in background. While Lt. Col. Glenn was attending the U.S. army language school, Lt. Hughes invited Shiuko Sakai, Tami Okamura and Olinda Saito for outing ...
img Takahashi Family Portrait (ddr-one-2-140)
Black and white photographic print of Yoko Takahashi, Yoko’s husband Yoshiro Takahashi, and their child Junko "June" Takahashi. Inscribed on back: "1 Jan 57/June/Yoshiro/Yoko." Shiuko Sakai, the donor, met Yoko around 1947-1948 when Donor was billeted at an all-female hotel and Yoko was working there as a floor guard.
img Aboard Acadia (ddr-one-2-292)
Black and white photographic print of passengers aboard the Acadia en route to Japan. A couple is holding hands on deck, the man without a shirt is unidentified, and the woman in a white blouse and black skirt is identified as Ella Thomas.
img View from NYK Building (ddr-one-2-346)
Black and white photographic print of Imperial Palace grounds taken from NYK building with automobiles and bus parked in foreground. Inscribed on the back: "24 May 47/From office window (NYK)/Towards Palace grounds/Busses are wide."
img Wedding Reception of Olinda Saito and Sgt. Raymond Funakoshi (ddr-one-2-51)
Black and white photographic print of wedding reception for Olinda Saito (bride, on left) and Raymond Funakoshi (groom, on right) at the American Club in Tokyo, Japan. The couple stand behind a table with cake, flower arrangements and candles, and hold glasses in their right hands. Shiuko Sakai, the donor, organized this wedding party for Olinda ...
img Merry Go Round (ddr-one-2-248)
Black and white photographic print of Shuiko Sakai standing outside at unknown Tokyo location and wearing white dress with a “Merry Go Round” sign in background; unidentified individuals in background. Inscribed on back: "4 July 50"
img Ski Trip to Ike No Daira (ddr-one-2-100)
Yellowed black and white photographic print of Ike No Daira ski resort with snow-covered roof in foreground. This trip was Shiuko Sakai, the donor's, first time skiing. Stamped on back: "KODACOLOR PRINT/MADE BY/EASTMAN COMPANY/T.M. REGIS. U.S. PAT. OFF./MARCH 25, 1949."