United States civilians
United States civilians
img Visit to Oshima-Gun (ddr-one-2-624)
Black and white photographic print of Dr. Kanemori’s daughter seated with her husband standing behind her. Dr. Kanemori is a dentist from Seattle and a relative of Heidi Okihara, whom the donor was traveling with to meet extended family.
img ATIS Parade Outside NYK Building (ddr-one-2-392)
Black and white photographic print of group of female military personnel marching with flag during ATIS (army translation intelligence service) parade near NYK building in Tokyo, the back of man with hat is visible in the foreground and trucks in background.
img Inside the NYK Building "While the Boss is Away" (ddr-one-2-319)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Betty Whaley, wearing a white blouse and holding cigarette, and Peggy Gee (née Pedlow) wearing a plaid suit inside the Tokyo NYK Building. Betty and Peggy were both stenographers.
img Park Hotel (ddr-one-2-374)
Black and white photographic print of Gracia Becker and unidentified friend trying on dresses that Aya Taketomi brought. Gracia has her left hand on her friend’s shoulder. Aya was at the hotel trying to generate business for a dressmaker by taking measurements. Gracia, Ann Grazick, Shiuko and Tami Okamura were roommates at the Park Hotel (the ...
img Yoko Takahashi's wedding (ddr-one-2-146)
Black and white photographic print of a large group of unidentified individuals standing for portrait outside during Yoko Takahashi’s wedding. 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 Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-120)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai standing on outdoor deck at Fujiya Hotel. Inscribed on the back: "SEP 50/FUJIYA." According to the donor, the Fujiya Hotel was a resort hotel that the U.S. military commandeered for “R and R” (rest and relaxation). Both military and civilian personnel used the facilities.
img Scenic View (ddr-one-2-424)
Color photographic print of a tree in foreground and sea in background on return from Atami Hotel. Atami is a resort for R&R south of Yokohama and was commandeered by US military during the occupation. Stamped on the back: "KODACOLOR PRINT/MADE BY/CASTMAN KODAK COMPANY/T. M. RSHOS. U S. PAT OFF./MAY 22 1947."